Xi Jinping Has a New Title: Commander-in-Chief of the People's Liberation Army
April 22, 2016
Xi Jinping Has a New Title: Commander-in-Chief of the People's Liberation Army
Xi's quest to expand his personal authority over the Chinese military continues.
Xi Jinping Has a New Title: Commander-in-Chief of the People's Liberation Army
Rescind China's Invitation to Join RIMPAC 2016 Before It's Too Late
April 20, 2016
Rescind China's Invitation to Join RIMPAC 2016 Before It's Too Late
The Obama administration should rescind the conditional invitation for the PLAN to join RIMPAC 2016.
Rescind China's Invitation to Join RIMPAC 2016 Before It's Too Late
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 Makes Advance Payment for Russia’s S-400 Missile Defense Systems
March 22, 2016
China Makes Advance Payment for Russia’s S-400 Missile Defense Systems
China could receive the first batch of the long-range anti-aircraft missile systems in the first quarter of 2017.
China Makes Advance Payment for Russia’s S-400 Missile Defense Systems
2 Chinese Fighters Entered South Korea's Air Defense Identification Zone
February 03, 2016
2 Chinese Fighters Entered South Korea's Air Defense Identification Zone
Was China trying to send a message?
2 Chinese Fighters Entered South Korea's Air Defense Identification Zone
Beijing Builds ‘Monster’ Ship for Patrolling the South China Sea
January 13, 2016
Beijing Builds ‘Monster’ Ship for Patrolling the South China Sea
According to Chinese state media, the ship will be the largest coast guard vessel in the world.
Beijing Builds ‘Monster’ Ship for Patrolling the South China Sea
Deciphering China’s Armed Intrusion Near the Senkaku Islands
January 11, 2016
Deciphering China’s Armed Intrusion Near the Senkaku Islands
The appearance of an armed Coast Guard ship gives Japanese authorities plenty to ponder.
Deciphering China’s Armed Intrusion Near the Senkaku Islands
A First: China and Pakistan Conclude Naval Exercise in East China Sea
January 04, 2016
A First: China and Pakistan Conclude Naval Exercise in East China Sea
For the first time, the two "all weather" partners hold a naval exercise in the East China Sea.
A First: China and Pakistan Conclude Naval Exercise in East China Sea
Japan: China Sent Armed Coast Guard Vessel Near Disputed Islands
December 24, 2015
Japan: China Sent Armed Coast Guard Vessel Near Disputed Islands
For the first time, China sent an armed vessel into disputed waters near the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands.
Japan: China Sent Armed Coast Guard Vessel Near Disputed Islands
China’s Air Defense Identification Zone and Lao Airlines Flight QV916
December 15, 2015
China’s Air Defense Identification Zone and Lao Airlines Flight QV916
A curious case of mistrust and misunderstanding in the East China Sea
China’s Air Defense Identification Zone and Lao Airlines Flight QV916
Japan and the ‘Maritime Pivot’ to Southeast Asia
December 14, 2015
Japan and the ‘Maritime Pivot’ to Southeast Asia
Given domestic and regional realities, how involved can Japan be in the South China Sea?
Japan and the ‘Maritime Pivot’ to Southeast Asia
Japan Set to Boost East China Sea Troop Presence
November 30, 2015
Japan Set to Boost East China Sea Troop Presence
Japan will likely deploy 500 troops to Ishigaki island, 90 nautical miles from the disputed Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands.
Japan Set to Boost East China Sea Troop Presence
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 to Receive Russia’s S-400 Missile Defense Systems in 12-18 Months
November 17, 2015
China to Receive Russia’s S-400 Missile Defense Systems in 12-18 Months
With the exception of an approximate delivery date, details of the Sino-Russian weapons deal remain murky.
China to Receive Russia’s S-400 Missile Defense Systems in 12-18 Months
China’s Natural Resource Strategy: ‘Win Without Fighting’
November 06, 2015
China’s Natural Resource Strategy: ‘Win Without Fighting’
Insights from Casey Lucius
China’s Natural Resource Strategy: ‘Win Without Fighting’
China Tests Japan's Resolve Over East China Sea
October 21, 2015
China Tests Japan's Resolve Over East China Sea
The Japan Air Self Defense Force scrambled its jets 117 times against Chinese planes in the third quarter of 2015.
China Tests Japan's Resolve Over East China Sea
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