Reassurance and Resolve: Saving US-China Relations
August 26, 2014
Reassurance and Resolve: Saving US-China Relations
A blueprint to getting US-China relations back on track.
Reassurance and Resolve: Saving US-China Relations
Shaming Won’t Stop China’s Salami Slicing
July 16, 2014
Shaming Won’t Stop China’s Salami Slicing
The U.S. military realizes it needs to do more to stop China's salami-slicing. Unfortunately, it doesn't know how.
Shaming Won’t Stop China’s Salami Slicing
Is China a Paper Tiger?
June 28, 2014
Is China a Paper Tiger?
Plus, Fukuyama on the absurdity of U.S. foreign policy. Weekend reading links.
Is China a Paper Tiger?
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
China’s Underwater A2/AD Strategy
May 06, 2014
China’s Underwater A2/AD Strategy
New research suggests China is deploying a fixed ocean-floor acoustic arrays system for anti-submarine warfare.
China’s Underwater A2/AD Strategy
The Political Utility of China’s A2/AD Challenge
March 19, 2014
The Political Utility of China’s A2/AD Challenge
Anti-Access/Area Denial is often seen purely in military terms. It’s much bigger than that.
The Political Utility of China’s A2/AD Challenge
The US Air Force's Asia Pivot
March 14, 2014
The US Air Force's Asia Pivot
Plus, the U.S. military defines Air-Sea Battle... again. And some other linkage.
The US Air Force's Asia Pivot
The Air-Sea Battle Debate Heats Up
February 22, 2014
The Air-Sea Battle Debate Heats Up
Plus, contemporary nuclear strategy and correcting misconceptions on Iran. Weekend links.
The Air-Sea Battle Debate Heats Up
Air-Sea Battle to Cost $524.5 Billion Through 2023
December 24, 2013
Air-Sea Battle to Cost $524.5 Billion Through 2023
A new report finds the U.S. Navy and Air Force will spend more on ASB than the nuclear triad over the next decade.
Air-Sea Battle to Cost $524.5 Billion Through 2023
Precision Strike Technology Goes Global
December 05, 2013
Precision Strike Technology Goes Global
Surviving a world of diffuse precision strike is a strategic and organizational problem for the US military.
Precision Strike Technology Goes Global
Air-Sea Battle Isn't Misunderstood
December 01, 2013
Air-Sea Battle Isn't Misunderstood
ASB proponents claim the concept is is misunderstood; however, its most troubling aspects are known quite well.
Air-Sea Battle Isn't Misunderstood
South Korea to Go “All In” on F-35 Joint Strike Fighter
November 20, 2013
South Korea to Go “All In” on F-35 Joint Strike Fighter
Plus, the Navy’s top officer is only slightly worried about sequester’s impact on the pivot. Wednesday defense links.
South Korea to Go “All In” on F-35 Joint Strike Fighter
Air-Sea Battle 2.0: A Global A2/AD Response
November 14, 2013
Air-Sea Battle 2.0: A Global A2/AD Response
Air-Sea Battle has evolved much since its initial public unveiling. Its critics haven’t kept up.
Air-Sea Battle 2.0: A Global A2/AD Response
China’s Air-Sea Battle Plan for the South China Sea
November 13, 2013
China’s Air-Sea Battle Plan for the South China Sea
A PLA researcher says AEW&C and the J-16 will help China achieve sea & air control over the South China Sea.
China’s Air-Sea Battle Plan for the South China Sea
How A2/AD Can Defeat China
November 12, 2013
How A2/AD Can Defeat China
A new report by the Rand Corporation calls for turning China’s A2/AD strategy on its head.
How A2/AD Can Defeat China
Air-Sea Battle: A Dangerous, Unaffordable Threat
November 09, 2013
Air-Sea Battle: A Dangerous, Unaffordable Threat
ASB will heighten US-China tensions and increase the likelihood of a conflict. The U.S. can’t afford it.
Air-Sea Battle: A Dangerous, Unaffordable Threat
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