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Reflections on the 2017 Shangri-La Dialogue: Whither the Rules-Based Order in Asia?
June 09, 2017
Reflections on the 2017 Shangri-La Dialogue: Whither the Rules-Based Order in Asia?
The Diplomat's Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran are back from the Shangri-La Dialogue with reflections.
Reflections on the 2017 Shangri-La Dialogue: Whither the Rules-Based Order in Asia?
China Protests as G7 Leaders Call for 'Demilitarization' of East, South China Seas
May 29, 2017
China Protests as G7 Leaders Call for 'Demilitarization' of East, South China Seas
The G-7 leaders call on parties in the South China Sea to demilitarize features.
China Protests as G7 Leaders Call for 'Demilitarization' of East, South China Seas
China Pushes Back on Japan, New Zealand Statement on South China Sea
May 21, 2017
China Pushes Back on Japan, New Zealand Statement on South China Sea
Beijing has rejected a statement by Japan and New Zealand calling on all parties in the disputes to respect a 2016 international ruling.
China Pushes Back on Japan, New Zealand Statement on South China Sea
One Belt, One Road, One Hegemon? The Geopolitics of China's OBOR Initiative
May 12, 2017
One Belt, One Road, One Hegemon? The Geopolitics of China's OBOR Initiative
What is China's 'One Belt, One Road' initiative all about?
One Belt, One Road, One Hegemon? The Geopolitics of China's OBOR Initiative
Globalization with Chinese Characteristics: A New International Standard?
May 09, 2017
Globalization with Chinese Characteristics: A New International Standard?
As the US focuses inward, China promotes its own take on globalization.
Globalization with Chinese Characteristics: A New International Standard?
Expect a Positive First Trump-Xi Meeting at Mar-a-Lago
April 01, 2017
Expect a Positive First Trump-Xi Meeting at Mar-a-Lago
We can expect a positive Xi-Trump summit in Florida, but uncertainties still lie ahead.
Expect a Positive First Trump-Xi Meeting at Mar-a-Lago
Chinese Vice FM Proposes New Regional Mechanism for South China Sea States
March 27, 2017
Chinese Vice FM Proposes New Regional Mechanism for South China Sea States
Liu Zhenmin, China's vice foreign minister, calls for a new regional mechanism for the South China Sea.
Chinese Vice FM Proposes New Regional Mechanism for South China Sea States
Is China Ready for Global Leadership?
February 27, 2017
Is China Ready for Global Leadership?
Yes and no, but China should get ready for global leadership if the U.S. further retreats from the world.
Is China Ready for Global Leadership?
China: The Accidental World Leader?
February 13, 2017
China: The Accidental World Leader?
If the U.S. under Trump leaves a vacuum, will China be the one to fill it?
China: The Accidental World Leader?
East China Sea: China Coast Guard Enters Disputed Waters Following Mattis' Japan Trip
February 07, 2017
East China Sea: China Coast Guard Enters Disputed Waters Following Mattis' Japan Trip
China's latest East China Sea incursion comes days after the U.S. defense secretary's visit to Tokyo.
East China Sea: China Coast Guard Enters Disputed Waters Following Mattis' Japan Trip
Two Weeks In, Trump Administration Remains Relatively Quiet on US-China Relations
February 07, 2017
Two Weeks In, Trump Administration Remains Relatively Quiet on US-China Relations
U.S.-China interactions since Trump's inauguration have been slow-moving and quiet.
Two Weeks In, Trump Administration Remains Relatively Quiet on US-China Relations
The Future of the Asia-Pacific Security Architecture, as Seen by China
January 17, 2017
The Future of the Asia-Pacific Security Architecture, as Seen by China
A new white paper on Asia-Pacific regional security from the Chinese foreign ministry merits a close read.
The Future of the Asia-Pacific Security Architecture, as Seen by China
Chinese Envoy, Pakistani Army Chief Discuss CPEC Security
January 17, 2017
Chinese Envoy, Pakistani Army Chief Discuss CPEC Security
China's top diplomat in Pakistan meets with Pakistan's army chief to discuss the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor.
Chinese Envoy, Pakistani Army Chief Discuss CPEC Security
Senior Military Exchanges Between the US and Taiwan: Coming in 2017?
December 27, 2016
Senior Military Exchanges Between the US and Taiwan: Coming in 2017?
The United States' defense spending authorization law emphasizes senior military exchanges with Taiwan.
Senior Military Exchanges Between the US and Taiwan: Coming in 2017?
4 Tips for US President-Elect Trump’s China Policy
December 14, 2016
4 Tips for US President-Elect Trump’s China Policy
Maintaining strategic stability in U.S.-China relations is critical for Trump’s domestic agenda..
4 Tips for US President-Elect Trump’s China Policy
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