Beijing’s South China Sea Rhetoric Is Fooling No One
July 28, 2015
Beijing’s South China Sea Rhetoric Is Fooling No One
China's anti-Japanese rhetoric only masks Beijing's own misbehavior in the Asia-Pacific region.
Beijing’s South China Sea Rhetoric Is Fooling No One
Diplomatic Update: Where Are Japan-China Relations Headed?
July 25, 2015
Diplomatic Update: Where Are Japan-China Relations Headed?
Are Japan and China coming together or heading back apart? Ankit Panda and Shannon Tiezzi discuss recent developments.
Diplomatic Update: Where Are Japan-China Relations Headed?
Why China’s Media Controls Are Better Than Ever
July 24, 2015
Why China’s Media Controls Are Better Than Ever
Plus, Turkey and Chinese Uyghurs, hope for a Xi-Abe summit, and trouble for Taylor Swift. Friday China links.
Why China’s Media Controls Are Better Than Ever
A New Chinese Threat in the East China Sea? Not So Fast
July 23, 2015
A New Chinese Threat in the East China Sea? Not So Fast
Japan's bid to portray Chinese oil platform development in the East China Sea as threatening is misguided.
A New Chinese Threat in the East China Sea? Not So Fast
Japan-China Maritime Dispute Back in the Spotlight
July 23, 2015
Japan-China Maritime Dispute Back in the Spotlight
With the release of new evidence of Chinese development, Japan seeks to draw global attention to the East China Sea.
Japan-China Maritime Dispute Back in the Spotlight
China and Japan: Toward a Xi-Abe Summit?
July 18, 2015
China and Japan: Toward a Xi-Abe Summit?
A recent meeting in Beijing is a baby step toward a bilateral summit -- provided historical issues don't get in the way.
China and Japan: Toward a Xi-Abe Summit?
China’s Assertiveness Could Worsen, Japan Military Chief Warns
July 18, 2015
China’s Assertiveness Could Worsen, Japan Military Chief Warns
Admiral Kawano sees a worrying future as Beijing seeks to expand its regional reach.
China’s Assertiveness Could Worsen, Japan Military Chief Warns
China: Japan Security Legislation a 'Nightmare Scenario'
July 17, 2015
China: Japan Security Legislation a 'Nightmare Scenario'
Beijing has reacted with predictable breathlessness to the passage of new security legislation in Tokyo.
China: Japan Security Legislation a 'Nightmare Scenario'
Abe's World War 2 Statement: Beyond History
July 16, 2015
Abe's World War 2 Statement: Beyond History
The factors shaping the Abe Statement are far more complex than historical issues alone.
Abe's World War 2 Statement: Beyond History
Meet China's East China Sea Drones
June 30, 2015
Meet China's East China Sea Drones
Satellite imagery analysis confirms that Chinese BZK-005 drones are operating in the East China Sea.
Meet China's East China Sea Drones
Joint Japan-Philippine Flight Over South China Sea Riles China
June 25, 2015
Joint Japan-Philippine Flight Over South China Sea Riles China
Once again, China is calling for Japan to stay out of the South China Sea issue.
Joint Japan-Philippine Flight Over South China Sea Riles China
Japan and China: 'Intimate Rivals'
June 15, 2015
Japan and China: 'Intimate Rivals'
An interview with Sheila Smith, author of Intimate Rivals: Japanese Domestic Politics and a Rising China.
Japan and China: 'Intimate Rivals'
Are Chinese Drones Heading to the East China Sea?
June 15, 2015
Are Chinese Drones Heading to the East China Sea?
East China Sea, South China Sea, and history. Links to start your week.
Are Chinese Drones Heading to the East China Sea?
China to Japan: Stay Out of South China Sea
June 13, 2015
China to Japan: Stay Out of South China Sea
China is not happy with Tokyo's recent attempts to insert itself into the South China Sea conversation.
China to Japan: Stay Out of South China Sea
China Wants Its Civilian Ships to Be Ready for War
June 12, 2015
China Wants Its Civilian Ships to Be Ready for War
Plus, Aung San Suu Kyi in China, Hong Kong's moment of truth, and what China thinks about FIFA. Friday China links.
China Wants Its Civilian Ships to Be Ready for War
Japan’s China-Driven Tourism Boom
June 12, 2015
Japan’s China-Driven Tourism Boom
Maritime tensions and historical issues notwithstanding, Chinese tourists are flocking to Japan. Why?
Japan’s China-Driven Tourism Boom
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