America’s Air-Sea Battle Plan in Korea
June 20, 2014
America’s Air-Sea Battle Plan in Korea
The U.S. military will adopt ASB as its new warfighting plan in Korea, according to a U.S. military official.
America’s Air-Sea Battle Plan in Korea
Stand With Our Ally in Tokyo
February 18, 2014
Stand With Our Ally in Tokyo
For seven decades the US-Japan alliance has been the cornerstone of peace in Asia. Never has it been as vital as today.
Stand With Our Ally in Tokyo
How China Would Fight the US (And Win)
October 01, 2013
How China Would Fight the US (And Win)
China’s military may be 30 years behind America’s, but it doesn’t need to equal the U.S. to defeat it.
How China Would Fight the US (And Win)
Is Air-Sea Battle Irrelevant?
September 06, 2013
Is Air-Sea Battle Irrelevant?
ASB might be the right concept to fight high-intensity conflicts. But what about everything else?
Is Air-Sea Battle Irrelevant?
AirSea Battle, A2/AD and the Offense-Defense Balance
August 06, 2013
AirSea Battle, A2/AD and the Offense-Defense Balance
Do AirSea Battle and A2/AD make the U.S.-China military balance more or less stable?
AirSea Battle, A2/AD and the Offense-Defense Balance
August 05, 2013
Why China is Building More Aircraft Carriers
“Let’s not assume the PLA Navy is in any hurry to equal the capabilities found in U.S. nuclear-powered flattops.”
Why China is Building More Aircraft Carriers
America’s AirSea Battle vs. China’s A2/AD: Who Wins?
July 19, 2013
America’s AirSea Battle vs. China’s A2/AD: Who Wins?
Military realities aside, there could be no winners in a clash between China and the U.S.
America’s AirSea Battle vs. China’s A2/AD: Who Wins?
Aided by Russia, China Expands A2/AD Range
July 12, 2013
Aided by Russia, China Expands A2/AD Range
Plus, Russia’s Navy is growing at an unprecedented rate. Thursday defense links.
Aided by Russia, China Expands A2/AD Range
Has the United States
June 22, 2013
Has the United States "Lost" Taiwan?
Taiwan needs a dual-track approach to cross-strait relations to hedge against a downturn in relations with China.
Has the United States "Lost" Taiwan?
Air Sea Battle Under Fire From Congressional Committee
June 13, 2013
Air Sea Battle Under Fire From Congressional Committee
U.S. lawmakers are raising concerns with the ASB Office and lack of military efforts to counter A2/AD threats.
Air Sea Battle Under Fire From Congressional Committee
Why China May Limit “Carrier-Killer’s” Range
June 12, 2013
Why China May Limit “Carrier-Killer’s” Range
Even if China’s technically capable of expanding the DF-21D ABSM’s range, its foreign policy goals might dictate restraint.
Why China May Limit “Carrier-Killer’s” Range
No, Mil-to-Mil Ties Can’t Make the US & China Play Nice
June 06, 2013
No, Mil-to-Mil Ties Can’t Make the US & China Play Nice
Mil-to-mil ties can help on the margins, but can’t solve the fundamental clash of visions between the U.S. and China.
No, Mil-to-Mil Ties Can’t Make the US & China Play Nice
Why AirSea Battle is Not AirLand Battle Redux
June 05, 2013
Why AirSea Battle is Not AirLand Battle Redux
You can’t judge a battle concept by its name. Explaining AirSea battle in terms of AirLand battle only serves to confuse.
Why AirSea Battle is Not AirLand Battle Redux
The Real Anti-Access Story: Cyber
May 15, 2013
The Real Anti-Access Story: Cyber
Often overlooked, cyber is one of the most effective methods of Anti-Access/Area Denial in any arsenal.
The Real Anti-Access Story: Cyber
Partner in the Pivot?
April 23, 2013
Partner in the Pivot?
Taipei needs to undertake a pivot of its own, aimed at ensuring that its chief protector can, and will, come to its aid in wartime.
Partner in the Pivot?
Australia and AirSea Battle: Not Sold Yet
April 22, 2013
Australia and AirSea Battle: Not Sold Yet
The U.S. needs to do more to persuade allies that ASB is the right response to China’s military challenge.
Australia and AirSea Battle: Not Sold Yet
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