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Where Are US-ASEAN Ties Headed in the Trump Era?
May 06, 2017
Where Are US-ASEAN Ties Headed in the Trump Era?
Will ASEAN-U.S. ties flounder in the Trump era as the United States' attention shifts to Northeast Asia?
Where Are US-ASEAN Ties Headed in the Trump Era?
China Protests as G7 Ministers Express Concern Regarding East, South China Seas
April 12, 2016
China Protests as G7 Ministers Express Concern Regarding East, South China Seas
The Chinese foreign ministry strongly condemned the G7 ministers' statement in Hiroshima.
China Protests as G7 Ministers Express Concern Regarding East, South China Seas
China and US Hold Joint Naval Exercise
November 18, 2015
China and US Hold Joint Naval Exercise
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Stethem arrives in Shanghai ahead of the drills.
China and US Hold Joint Naval Exercise
China’s Maritime Trap
October 24, 2015
China’s Maritime Trap
China needs to rethink its approach to its maritime disputes.
China’s Maritime Trap
Examining the Flaws of a South China Sea Code of Conduct
October 20, 2015
Examining the Flaws of a South China Sea Code of Conduct
A South China Sea Code of Conduct presents several challenges.
Examining the Flaws of a South China Sea Code of Conduct
For the ASEAN-China South China Sea Code of Conduct, Ninth Time Isn't the Charm
August 01, 2015
For the ASEAN-China South China Sea Code of Conduct, Ninth Time Isn't the Charm
After consultations in Tianjin, Chinese and ASEAN leaders appear to be no closer to a Code of Conduct for the South China Sea.
For the ASEAN-China South China Sea Code of Conduct, Ninth Time Isn't the Charm
The Philippines and Vietnam Forge a Strategic Partnership
March 10, 2015
The Philippines and Vietnam Forge a Strategic Partnership
Could this form the basis of multilateral maritime security cooperation?
The Philippines and Vietnam Forge a Strategic Partnership
ASEAN to Intensify South China Sea Response Amid China Concerns
January 28, 2015
ASEAN to Intensify South China Sea Response Amid China Concerns
Grouping to accelerate efforts to conclude an elusive code of conduct.
ASEAN to Intensify South China Sea Response Amid China Concerns
China’s Maritime Machinations: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
December 10, 2014
China’s Maritime Machinations: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Beijing needs to improve its image on the South China Sea. A new white paper is a positive first step.
China’s Maritime Machinations: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Why China Should Conclude a Code of Conduct with ASEAN
December 01, 2014
Why China Should Conclude a Code of Conduct with ASEAN
There a number of reasons why Beijing should complete an ASEAN-China COC for the South China Sea.
Why China Should Conclude a Code of Conduct with ASEAN
Taiwan Calls for East China Sea Code of Conduct
March 04, 2014
Taiwan Calls for East China Sea Code of Conduct
Ma Ying-jeou is seeking to position Taiwan as a regional peacemaker as tensions rise in the region.
Taiwan Calls for East China Sea Code of Conduct
A Code of Conduct for the South China Sea?
September 25, 2013
A Code of Conduct for the South China Sea?
Despite a positive recent meeting, the road to a code for the troubled region is likely to be a long one.
A Code of Conduct for the South China Sea?
ASEAN Should Reject a Code of Conduct in the South China Sea
September 05, 2013
ASEAN Should Reject a Code of Conduct in the South China Sea
ASEAN hopes that letting China keep its gains will purchase its forbearance in the future. Good luck with that.
ASEAN Should Reject a Code of Conduct in the South China Sea
Big Summits, Old Problems
November 28, 2012
Big Summits, Old Problems
The ASEAN and East Asia summits ended with little progress having been made on the bloc’s most contentious issues.
Big Summits, Old Problems
The Neverending Story: Drama in the South China Sea
September 07, 2012
The Neverending Story: Drama in the South China Sea
While many have put their faith in a Code of Conduct some wonder if China is stalling for time. A real solution may take years, if ever.
The Neverending Story: Drama in the South China Sea
China and America's Dueling South China Sea Statements
August 07, 2012
China and America's Dueling South China Sea Statements
A rough exchange between Washington and Beijing once again points to rising tensions.
China and America's Dueling South China Sea Statements
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