Japan Scrambles Jets as China Air Force Flies Bombers, Fighters Through Miyako Strait
November 26, 2016
Japan Scrambles Jets as China Air Force Flies Bombers, Fighters Through Miyako Strait
The Chinese People's Liberation Army Air Force conducted a similar fly-through in September.
Japan Scrambles Jets as China Air Force Flies Bombers, Fighters Through Miyako Strait
US Admiral: US Army Needs to Create Ship-Killing Units for South China Sea
November 17, 2016
US Admiral: US Army Needs to Create Ship-Killing Units for South China Sea
The head of U.S. Pacific Command wants the U.S. Army to play a more active role in the Western Pacific.
US Admiral: US Army Needs to Create Ship-Killing Units for South China Sea
East China Sea: Japan Protests As Chinese Coast Guard Vessels Enter Disputed Waters
November 07, 2016
East China Sea: Japan Protests As Chinese Coast Guard Vessels Enter Disputed Waters
Japan says the incursion is the 31st in the East China Sea this year.
East China Sea: Japan Protests As Chinese Coast Guard Vessels Enter Disputed Waters
South Korea Cracks Down on Illegal Chinese Fishing, With Violent Results
November 03, 2016
South Korea Cracks Down on Illegal Chinese Fishing, With Violent Results
Tensions between China and South Korea intensify over illegal fishing, with the Korea Coast Guard raising the stakes.
South Korea Cracks Down on Illegal Chinese Fishing, With Violent Results
Next US President's Asia-Pacific Inbox: 8 Issues to Watch in Obama's Final 100 Days
October 19, 2016
Next US President's Asia-Pacific Inbox: 8 Issues to Watch in Obama's Final 100 Days
As Obama enters his last hundred days in office, Asia remains in flux.
Next US President's Asia-Pacific Inbox: 8 Issues to Watch in Obama's Final 100 Days
When Chinese Fishermen Become 'Pirates' in the Yellow Sea
October 17, 2016
When Chinese Fishermen Become 'Pirates' in the Yellow Sea
South Korea’s strong response to the recent sinking of one of its coast guard vessels is unlikely to lead to further escalation.
When Chinese Fishermen Become 'Pirates' in the Yellow Sea
South Korea Sees Frictions With China's Maritime Militia: What's Next?
October 14, 2016
South Korea Sees Frictions With China's Maritime Militia: What's Next?
China is walking a tightrope, balancing foreign relations in one hand and the nationalism of its people in the other.
South Korea Sees Frictions With China's Maritime Militia: What's Next?
China Defense Ministry: 'Military Will Not Sit Idle' if Japan Expands Involvement in South China Sea
September 30, 2016
China Defense Ministry: 'Military Will Not Sit Idle' if Japan Expands Involvement in South China Sea
The Chinese Ministry of National Defense warns Japan against getting too involved in the South China Sea.
China Defense Ministry: 'Military Will Not Sit Idle' if Japan Expands Involvement in South China Sea
East China Sea: Japan Reacts as Chinese Air Force Conducts Miyako Strait Drill
September 26, 2016
East China Sea: Japan Reacts as Chinese Air Force Conducts Miyako Strait Drill
Several types of Chinese military aircraft transited the strategically important strait.
East China Sea: Japan Reacts as Chinese Air Force Conducts Miyako Strait Drill
How China and Japan See Each Other in 2016
September 20, 2016
How China and Japan See Each Other in 2016
A recently released survey of perceptions between Japanese and Chinese citizens finds continued mistrust and skepticism.
How China and Japan See Each Other in 2016
China's Air Force Revisits the Bashi Channel. Here's Why That Matters
September 13, 2016
China's Air Force Revisits the Bashi Channel. Here's Why That Matters
The Bashi Channel is seldom discussed, but bears great strategic relevance for the People's Liberation Army.
China's Air Force Revisits the Bashi Channel. Here's Why That Matters
Chinese, Russian Navies to Hold 8 Days of Naval Exercises in the South China Sea
September 12, 2016
Chinese, Russian Navies to Hold 8 Days of Naval Exercises in the South China Sea
Beijing and Moscow will hold the first-ever South China Sea iteration of their Joint Sea exercises.
Chinese, Russian Navies to Hold 8 Days of Naval Exercises in the South China Sea
4 China Coast Guard Vessels Enter Disputed East China Sea Waters
September 12, 2016
4 China Coast Guard Vessels Enter Disputed East China Sea Waters
The incident is the first in the East China Sea since Abe and Xi met at the 2016 G20 meeting in Hangzhou, China.
4 China Coast Guard Vessels Enter Disputed East China Sea Waters
Kuril Islands Dispute: Putin and Abe Once Again Get Serious About Finding a Solution
September 03, 2016
Kuril Islands Dispute: Putin and Abe Once Again Get Serious About Finding a Solution
Putin is signaling that he could be open to a compromise on the dispute, but there needs to be trust first.
Kuril Islands Dispute: Putin and Abe Once Again Get Serious About Finding a Solution
Chinese Navy Holds 'Confrontation Drill' in Sea of Japan
August 23, 2016
Chinese Navy Holds 'Confrontation Drill' in Sea of Japan
The ships participating in the exercise were on their way back to China from RIMPAC 2016.
Chinese Navy Holds 'Confrontation Drill' in Sea of Japan
Is China Bringing its South China Sea Tactics to the East China Sea?
August 11, 2016
Is China Bringing its South China Sea Tactics to the East China Sea?
Plus, PACOM's top man speaks, India and nuclear testing, Afghanistan's sturggle in Helmand, and more. Links.
Is China Bringing its South China Sea Tactics to the East China Sea?
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