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China Mulls Maritime Law Revisions, Codifying Its South China Sea Practices
February 17, 2017
China Mulls Maritime Law Revisions, Codifying Its South China Sea Practices
Freedom of navigation with Chinese characteristics may be incoming.
China Mulls Maritime Law Revisions, Codifying Its South China Sea Practices
China Has Much to Gain From the South China Sea Ruling
July 18, 2016
China Has Much to Gain From the South China Sea Ruling
The decision regarding Itu Aba allows China to challenge excessive EEZs claimed by Japan, the U.S., France, and others.
China Has Much to Gain From the South China Sea Ruling
<em>Philippines v. China</em>: Decision to Be Released on July 12, 2016
June 30, 2016
Philippines v. China: Decision to Be Released on July 12, 2016
The highly anticipated verdict will offer clarity on maritime entitlements in the Spratly Islands.
Philippines v. China: Decision to Be Released on July 12, 2016
South China Sea: A Legal Analysis of China's Maritime Claims
June 16, 2016
South China Sea: A Legal Analysis of China's Maritime Claims
How China seeks to shape maritime law to legitimize its claims.
South China Sea: A Legal Analysis of China's Maritime Claims
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
<em>Philippines v. China</em>: Court Rules Favorably on Jurisdiction, Case Will Proceed
October 30, 2015
Philippines v. China: Court Rules Favorably on Jurisdiction, Case Will Proceed
China's nine-dash line will have its day in international court.
Philippines v. China: Court Rules Favorably on Jurisdiction, Case Will Proceed
Road from Shangri-La: South China Sea Situation Report
June 05, 2015
Road from Shangri-La: South China Sea Situation Report
The Diplomat's Ankit Panda and Franz-Stefan Gady discuss tensions in the South China Sea with Greg Austin.
Road from Shangri-La: South China Sea Situation Report
3 Things China Can Do to Reduce South China Sea Tensions
May 23, 2015
3 Things China Can Do to Reduce South China Sea Tensions
China needs to reassure the U.S., reassure other Asian states, and be more transparent with its ambitions.
3 Things China Can Do to Reduce South China Sea Tensions
China’s Lawful Position on the South China Sea
January 31, 2015
China’s Lawful Position on the South China Sea
China is not helping itself by refusing to define its understanding of the nine-dashed line.
China’s Lawful Position on the South China Sea
China Calls US Intercept Complaint ‘Totally Groundless’
August 24, 2014
China Calls US Intercept Complaint ‘Totally Groundless’
China blamed the U.S. for what Washington called a "dangerous intercept" of one of its spy planes.
China Calls US Intercept Complaint ‘Totally Groundless’
China's RIMPAC Spying: Having Your Cake and Eating It Too
August 01, 2014
China's RIMPAC Spying: Having Your Cake and Eating It Too
China's RIMPAC surveillance reveals a troubling disconnect in its interpretation of freedom of navigation.
China's RIMPAC Spying: Having Your Cake and Eating It Too
China’s Doublethink on the Law of the Sea
June 05, 2013
China’s Doublethink on the Law of the Sea
China is comfortable with the idea that the law of the sea is sacrosanct, and that Beijing can carve out a zone of exception for itself.
China’s Doublethink on the Law of the Sea
Maritime Game-Changer Revealed at Shangri-La Dialogue
June 02, 2013
Maritime Game-Changer Revealed at Shangri-La Dialogue
A few words from a Chinese military officer in Singapore makes clear the game has changed in Asian maritime security.
Maritime Game-Changer Revealed at Shangri-La Dialogue
How Europe Can Support the ‘Pivot’
July 09, 2012
How Europe Can Support the ‘Pivot’
As America focuses on the ‘Indo-Pacific’, Europe has a vital role to play, James Holmes argues.
How Europe Can Support the ‘Pivot’
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