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?
East China Sea Oil Platform Radar: What Good Is It?
August 10, 2016
East China Sea Oil Platform Radar: What Good Is It?
The "military" radar is not in a position to provide much military advantage.
East China Sea Oil Platform Radar: What Good Is It?
East China Sea: Japan Spots Chinese Radar on Gas Exploration Platform
August 09, 2016
East China Sea: Japan Spots Chinese Radar on Gas Exploration Platform
Does the radar suggest the creeping militarization of gas platforms in the East China Sea?
East China Sea: Japan Spots Chinese Radar on Gas Exploration Platform
Japan: 7 Chinese Coast Guard Ships, 230 Fishing Boats in Disputed East China Sea Waters
August 08, 2016
Japan: 7 Chinese Coast Guard Ships, 230 Fishing Boats in Disputed East China Sea Waters
Chinese Coast Guard accompanied scores of fishermen to the waters around the disputed Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands.
Japan: 7 Chinese Coast Guard Ships, 230 Fishing Boats in Disputed East China Sea Waters
Japan-China Relations at a Crossroads
July 22, 2016
Japan-China Relations at a Crossroads
Asia’s two biggest economic powers continue to struggle to find common ground.
Japan-China Relations at a Crossroads
Defeating China's Fortress Fleet and A2/AD Strategy: Lessons for the United States and Her Allies
June 20, 2016
Defeating China's Fortress Fleet and A2/AD Strategy: Lessons for the United States and Her Allies
China's built a fortress fleet to operationalize its A2/AD ambitions. How can the U.S. and her allies counter this?
Defeating China's Fortress Fleet and A2/AD Strategy: Lessons for the United States and Her Allies
For First Time Since 2004, Chinese Warship Enters Japanese Territorial Sea in East China Sea
June 15, 2016
For First Time Since 2004, Chinese Warship Enters Japanese Territorial Sea in East China Sea
The incident marks the second-ever entry by a Chinese warship into Japan's territorial sea.
For First Time Since 2004, Chinese Warship Enters Japanese Territorial Sea in East China Sea
That Chinese Frigate in the Senkakus Was a Bad Move for China
June 13, 2016
That Chinese Frigate in the Senkakus Was a Bad Move for China
Is China escalating in the East China Sea, or tipping its hand?
That Chinese Frigate in the Senkakus Was a Bad Move for China
A First: Chinese Naval Vessel Enters Senkaku Contiguous Zone in East China Sea
June 09, 2016
A First: Chinese Naval Vessel Enters Senkaku Contiguous Zone in East China Sea
Previously, China had only sent its coast guard into Japan's territorial sea and contiguous zone.
A First: Chinese Naval Vessel Enters Senkaku Contiguous Zone in East China Sea
Chinese Fighter Conducts 'Unsafe' Intercept of US Spy Plane in East China Sea
June 08, 2016
Chinese Fighter Conducts 'Unsafe' Intercept of US Spy Plane in East China Sea
The “unsafe” intercept occurred on Tuesday in international airspace over the East China Sea.
Chinese Fighter Conducts 'Unsafe' Intercept of US Spy Plane in East China Sea
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