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Trump and Southeast Asia: Sustaining the Maritime Pivot
May 06, 2017
Trump and Southeast Asia: Sustaining the Maritime Pivot
The new administration needs to rethink deterrence in the South China Sea.
Trump and Southeast Asia: Sustaining the Maritime Pivot
Time for ASEAN's Defense Ministers Meeting to Put Traditional Security on the Agenda
May 06, 2017
Time for ASEAN's Defense Ministers Meeting to Put Traditional Security on the Agenda
ADMM can wade into troubled waters by starting out discussions of "grey areas."
Time for ASEAN's Defense Ministers Meeting to Put Traditional Security on the Agenda
Should America Share the 'Spear' With Japan?
May 05, 2017
Should America Share the 'Spear' With Japan?
The Japanese debate over acquiring missile strike capability needs to consider the broader alliance framework.
Should America Share the 'Spear' With Japan?
THAAD Is Operational in South Korea. What Next?
May 02, 2017
THAAD Is Operational in South Korea. What Next?
THAAD is up and running, but that likely won't change U.S. thinking about a preemptive strike.
THAAD Is Operational in South Korea. What Next?
Under Trump, A Looming North Korean ICBM Threat Brings Alliance 'Decoupling' Fears Back to East Asia
May 02, 2017
Under Trump, A Looming North Korean ICBM Threat Brings Alliance 'Decoupling' Fears Back to East Asia
How long until Trump wonders out loud why the U.S. should risk American cities for Korean and Japanese cities?
Under Trump, A Looming North Korean ICBM Threat Brings Alliance 'Decoupling' Fears Back to East Asia
What Does China's New Aircraft Carrier Mean for the <em>Liaoning</em>?
May 01, 2017
What Does China's New Aircraft Carrier Mean for the Liaoning?
China seems to be taking the same careful approach to its carrier program as Japan took during the interwar period.
What Does China's New Aircraft Carrier Mean for the Liaoning?
India's 2017 Joint Armed Forces Doctrine: First Takeaways
April 28, 2017
India's 2017 Joint Armed Forces Doctrine: First Takeaways
India's latest joint military doctrinal document offers new insight.
India's 2017 Joint Armed Forces Doctrine: First Takeaways
Failed North Korean Missile Tests: Faulty Engineering or a Covert US Offensive Plan?
April 27, 2017
Failed North Korean Missile Tests: Faulty Engineering or a Covert US Offensive Plan?
What would the United States need to credibly attack North Korean missile development by cyber means?
Failed North Korean Missile Tests: Faulty Engineering or a Covert US Offensive Plan?
Are the US and North Korea Heading for Conflict?
April 25, 2017
Are the US and North Korea Heading for Conflict?
Pyongyang historically has taken an offensive posture, refusing to "sit with folded arms" when provoked.
Are the US and North Korea Heading for Conflict?
Every North Korean Missile Launch Since 1984 Visualized
April 25, 2017
Every North Korean Missile Launch Since 1984 Visualized
A new database offers insight into 33 years of North Korean missile testing.
Every North Korean Missile Launch Since 1984 Visualized
Do US Actions in the South China Sea Violate International Law?
April 24, 2017
Do US Actions in the South China Sea Violate International Law?
American actions in the region could be viewed as a “threat or use of force.”
Do US Actions in the South China Sea Violate International Law?
China-Based Hackers Targeting South Korea Over THAAD: Report
April 24, 2017
China-Based Hackers Targeting South Korea Over THAAD: Report
China's retaliation against South Korea for the deployment of THAAD continues.
China-Based Hackers Targeting South Korea Over THAAD: Report
Trump's Amateur Hour on North Korea
April 22, 2017
Trump's Amateur Hour on North Korea
Trump is weakening the United States' ability to deal with the threat.
Trump's Amateur Hour on North Korea
South China Sea: Did China Coast Guard Deny Philippine Fishermen Access to Union Bank?
April 21, 2017
South China Sea: Did China Coast Guard Deny Philippine Fishermen Access to Union Bank?
Philippine authorities are investigating an incident near Gaven Reef, where China has built an artificial island.
South China Sea: Did China Coast Guard Deny Philippine Fishermen Access to Union Bank?
Resolved: North Korea Needs More Resolve
April 20, 2017
Resolved: North Korea Needs More Resolve
The politics of credibility are complex and ephemeral.
Resolved: North Korea Needs More Resolve
Russia Conducts Anti-Submarine Warfare Exercise in Asia
April 19, 2017
Russia Conducts Anti-Submarine Warfare Exercise in Asia
A Russian anti-submarine warfare aircraft successfully destroyed an enemy boat in a simulated attack.
Russia Conducts Anti-Submarine Warfare Exercise in Asia
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