Confirmed: China Deploys New 'Carrier Killer' Missile
April 11, 2015
Confirmed: China Deploys New 'Carrier Killer' Missile
A new report by the Office of Naval Intelligence highlights the growing capabilities of the Chinese Navy.
Confirmed: China Deploys New 'Carrier Killer' Missile
China Evacuates Foreign Nationals from Yemen
April 06, 2015
China Evacuates Foreign Nationals from Yemen
China just evacuated foreign nationals from 10 countries from a war zone.
China Evacuates Foreign Nationals from Yemen
Taiwan's Newest Weapon Against China
April 03, 2015
Taiwan's Newest Weapon Against China
Taipei has just commissioned a new guided missile corvette designed to target Chinese surface vessels.
Taiwan's Newest Weapon Against China
What Can Mussolini’s Navy Teach Us About Chinese Naval Power?
March 16, 2015
What Can Mussolini’s Navy Teach Us About Chinese Naval Power?
The history of the Italian navy offers great lessons why overestimating your enemy’s capabilities is dangerous.
What Can Mussolini’s Navy Teach Us About Chinese Naval Power?
What Can the Middle Ages Teach Us About US Naval Strategy?
March 12, 2015
What Can the Middle Ages Teach Us About US Naval Strategy?
The history of European chivalry offers valuable insights for analyzing the Sino-US naval competition.
What Can the Middle Ages Teach Us About US Naval Strategy?
China's 'New Normal' in 2015: Cause for Concern?
March 07, 2015
China's 'New Normal' in 2015: Cause for Concern?
The Diplomat's editors discuss China's defense budget, South China Sea reclamation efforts, anti-terror law, and more.
China's 'New Normal' in 2015: Cause for Concern?
This Is Still the One Article To Read on Chinese Naval Strategy in 2015
March 05, 2015
This Is Still the One Article To Read on Chinese Naval Strategy in 2015
A recent article expands the debate on Chinese anti-access/area denial strategies.
This Is Still the One Article To Read on Chinese Naval Strategy in 2015
US China Commission Moves Beyond the 'China Threat' Hype
February 17, 2015
US China Commission Moves Beyond the 'China Threat' Hype
A new report represents a major evolution in U.S. understanding of the PLA.
US China Commission Moves Beyond the 'China Threat' Hype
The Truth About China's Aircraft Carriers
February 10, 2015
The Truth About China's Aircraft Carriers
The hype surrounding Chinese aircraft carriers disregards PLAN budget realities.
The Truth About China's Aircraft Carriers
China’s Ghost Fleet in the Indian Ocean
February 07, 2015
China’s Ghost Fleet in the Indian Ocean
Are the stories surrounding China’s Indian Ocean fleet just wishful thinking?
China’s Ghost Fleet in the Indian Ocean
'The Fog of Peace': Why We Are Not Able to Predict Military Power
February 04, 2015
'The Fog of Peace': Why We Are Not Able to Predict Military Power
Our obsession with technology can pose problems in doing good analysis.
'The Fog of Peace': Why We Are Not Able to Predict Military Power
The One Article to Read on Chinese Naval Strategy in 2015
February 03, 2015
The One Article to Read on Chinese Naval Strategy in 2015
A fascinating new paper by two academics asks us to question a fundamental assumption about China’s naval buildup.
The One Article to Read on Chinese Naval Strategy in 2015
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's Navy to Send More Ships to the Indian Ocean
January 31, 2015
China's Navy to Send More Ships to the Indian Ocean
Recent reports of PLAN naval movements have many analysts worried.
China's Navy to Send More Ships to the Indian Ocean
The Pentagon Just Dropped the Air Sea Battle Name
January 22, 2015
The Pentagon Just Dropped the Air Sea Battle Name
However, the U.S. Defense Department will continue to pursue counter-A2/AD strategies.
The Pentagon Just Dropped the Air Sea Battle Name
China’s Naval Diplomacy: PLAN Ships Visit German Port of Hamburg
January 21, 2015
China’s Naval Diplomacy: PLAN Ships Visit German Port of Hamburg
Naval support for Chinese diplomacy is an increasingly important function of the PLAN.
China’s Naval Diplomacy: PLAN Ships Visit German Port of Hamburg
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