China and Russia Conclude Naval Drill in Mediterranean
May 22, 2015
China and Russia Conclude Naval Drill in Mediterranean
The joint Sino-Russian maritime exercise included live-fire drills, underway replenishment and escort operations.
China and Russia Conclude Naval Drill in Mediterranean
Asia's Largest Naval Warfare Exhibition: Focus on Subs and UVs
May 19, 2015
Asia's Largest Naval Warfare Exhibition: Focus on Subs and UVs
This year's IMDEX conference is bigger than ever -- a telling sign of an accelerating arms race in Asian waters?
Asia's Largest Naval Warfare Exhibition: Focus on Subs and UVs
China's Naval Plans for Djibouti: A Road, a Belt, or a String of Pearls?
May 14, 2015
China's Naval Plans for Djibouti: A Road, a Belt, or a String of Pearls?
As China looks to Djibouti, it may be apparent that Beijing's "peaceful rise" is showing its claws.
China's Naval Plans for Djibouti: A Road, a Belt, or a String of Pearls?
A Naval Base on the Horn of Africa for China?
May 13, 2015
A Naval Base on the Horn of Africa for China?
According to Djibouti's president, China is looking to set up its first overseas naval base in his country.
A Naval Base on the Horn of Africa for China?
What the Pentagon Thinks of China’s Military
May 11, 2015
What the Pentagon Thinks of China’s Military
The U.S. Department of Defense's 2015 report on China's military offers a detailed look into the PLA.
What the Pentagon Thinks of China’s Military
Revealed: China's New 'Carrier Killer' Sub Simulator
May 08, 2015
Revealed: China's New 'Carrier Killer' Sub Simulator
When can we expect Beijing's stealthy new submarine to enter service? A simulator may offer some clues.
Revealed: China's New 'Carrier Killer' Sub Simulator
China’s Maritime Silk Road Gamble
April 22, 2015
China’s Maritime Silk Road Gamble
The MSR is designed to pacify neighboring countries threatened by China’s territorial claims, but will it work?
China’s Maritime Silk Road Gamble
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
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