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China Expands Its Spying Against Taiwan
March 21, 2017
China Expands Its Spying Against Taiwan
Espionage operations now extend to students, rather than focusing only on retired officials.
China Expands Its Spying Against Taiwan
Vietnam Seeks South Korean Backing in the South China Sea
March 21, 2017
Vietnam Seeks South Korean Backing in the South China Sea
Vietnam's prime minister asked for South Korea's support in ongoing disputes in the South China Sea.
Vietnam Seeks South Korean Backing in the South China Sea
The Strengths and Weaknesses of Asia's 2 Major Defense Meetings
March 21, 2017
The Strengths and Weaknesses of Asia's 2 Major Defense Meetings
Assessing the future of the ASEAN Defense Ministers' Meeting and ADMM-Plus.
The Strengths and Weaknesses of Asia's 2 Major Defense Meetings
France to Dispatch <em>Mistral</em> Amphibious Assault Ship for Exercise in Western Pacific
March 20, 2017
France to Dispatch Mistral Amphibious Assault Ship for Exercise in Western Pacific
The French vessel will join Japanese, British, and U.S. ships for a multilateral exercise later this year.
France to Dispatch Mistral Amphibious Assault Ship for Exercise in Western Pacific
Crimea: When Is an Annexation Not Actually an Annexation?
March 18, 2017
Crimea: When Is an Annexation Not Actually an Annexation?
Three years ago, Russia formally annexed Crimea, citing a flawed referendum.
Crimea: When Is an Annexation Not Actually an Annexation?
South China Sea: Is China Considering Construction Work at Scarborough Shoal Again?
March 18, 2017
South China Sea: Is China Considering Construction Work at Scarborough Shoal Again?
New signs emerge that the prospect of Chinese construction at South China Sea hasn't entirely faded since 2016.
South China Sea: Is China Considering Construction Work at Scarborough Shoal Again?
When Islamic State and the Taliban Compete, Afghanistan Loses
March 18, 2017
When Islamic State and the Taliban Compete, Afghanistan Loses
Analysts continue to misjudge the potential threat posed by the Islamic State’s contingent in Afghanistan. They shouldn’t.
When Islamic State and the Taliban Compete, Afghanistan Loses
A Closer Look at China's Critical South China Sea Submarine Base
March 18, 2017
A Closer Look at China's Critical South China Sea Submarine Base
A deeper look at Yulin-East, China's burgeoning submarine bastion in the South China Sea.
A Closer Look at China's Critical South China Sea Submarine Base
Japan Holds First-Ever North Korean Ballistic Missile Attack Civilian Evacuation Drill
March 17, 2017
Japan Holds First-Ever North Korean Ballistic Missile Attack Civilian Evacuation Drill
Japanese civilians are being prepared for a potential North Korean ballistic missile attack.
Japan Holds First-Ever North Korean Ballistic Missile Attack Civilian Evacuation Drill
South China Sea: China Continues Construction Work on North Island in Paracel Group
March 16, 2017
South China Sea: China Continues Construction Work on North Island in Paracel Group
Satellite imagery shows additional Chinese work on its island possessions in the Paracel group.
South China Sea: China Continues Construction Work on North Island in Paracel Group
US, Japan, ROK Hold Joint Missile Drill
March 15, 2017
US, Japan, ROK Hold Joint Missile Drill
Warships from the three countries are holding a trilateral missile warning informational link exercise this week.
US, Japan, ROK Hold Joint Missile Drill
How Serious Is the Islamic State Threat to China?
March 14, 2017
How Serious Is the Islamic State Threat to China?
Despite a recent ISIS propaganda video, local groups remain of more concern to Beijing.
How Serious Is the Islamic State Threat to China?
Tillerson Goes to Asia: What's on the Agenda
March 14, 2017
Tillerson Goes to Asia: What's on the Agenda
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will travel to Asia on his first trip to the region as the top U.S. diplomat.
Tillerson Goes to Asia: What's on the Agenda
China's Navy Will 'Intercept' and 'Follow' Military Vessels and Aircraft
March 12, 2017
China's Navy Will 'Intercept' and 'Follow' Military Vessels and Aircraft
The Chinese navy will "will intercept any intruding aircraft and follow every military vessel in areas under our responsibility."
China's Navy Will 'Intercept' and 'Follow' Military Vessels and Aircraft
THAAD and the Future of Strategic Stability in East Asia
March 10, 2017
THAAD and the Future of Strategic Stability in East Asia
Are China's concerns about U.S. missile defense exaggerated? Perhaps not.
THAAD and the Future of Strategic Stability in East Asia
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