How China Strengthens Japan’s Navy
March 17, 2014
How China Strengthens Japan’s Navy
In trying to counter China in the East China Sea, the JMSDF is honing its skills.
How China Strengthens Japan’s Navy
Japan's Maritime Self-Defense Force Acknowledges Losing Unmanned Submersible In Tsugaru Strait
January 30, 2014
Japan's Maritime Self-Defense Force Acknowledges Losing Unmanned Submersible In Tsugaru Strait
Plus Pakistan's National Security thinks the U.S. loves India more than Pakistan, and more. Mid-week links.
Japan's Maritime Self-Defense Force Acknowledges Losing Unmanned Submersible In Tsugaru Strait
India and Japan to Conduct Naval Exercise in Pacific Ocean, Consult on National Security
January 27, 2014
India and Japan to Conduct Naval Exercise in Pacific Ocean, Consult on National Security
Shinzo Abe's latest visit to New Delhi resulted in several important agreements on security and economics.
India and Japan to Conduct Naval Exercise in Pacific Ocean, Consult on National Security
A Cold War in the East China Sea?
March 26, 2013
A Cold War in the East China Sea?
Amid ambiguous signaling, hardening alliances, and the militarization of the dispute, has a Cold War begun over the Senkakus?
A Cold War in the East China Sea?
Japan's Navy: Sailing Towards the Future
January 21, 2013
Japan's Navy: Sailing Towards the Future
While China’s growing naval power grabs headlines, Japan’s evolving navy might just be the real story.
Japan's Navy: Sailing Towards the Future
Thucydides, Japan and America
November 27, 2012
Thucydides, Japan and America
As Tokyo and Washington revise their defense guidelines, a look to one of ancient Greece’s most renowned scholars would be wise.
Thucydides, Japan and America
Run Silent, Run 'Soviet?'
November 08, 2012
Run Silent, Run 'Soviet?'
With Chinese and Soviet submarines possessing similar detection issues, would PLAN skippers utilize a similar strategy?
Run Silent, Run 'Soviet?'
Japan: Joining the Nuclear Weapons Club? It Could.
October 22, 2012
Japan: Joining the Nuclear Weapons Club? It Could.
“…the prospect no longer appears unthinkable.”
Japan: Joining the Nuclear Weapons Club? It Could.
Japan's Cold War Navy
October 15, 2012
Japan's Cold War Navy
“An unintended consequence of Cold War maritime strategy is that the JMSDF remains a partial navy.”
Japan's Cold War Navy
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