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US, Australia, Japan Jointly Challenge China on South China Sea Issue
August 09, 2017
US, Australia, Japan Jointly Challenge China on South China Sea Issue
The three countries jointly called for China and the Philippines to abide by last year's arbitral ruling.
US, Australia, Japan Jointly Challenge China on South China Sea Issue
US, Chinese Officials Set to Meet for First Diplomatic and Security Dialogue
June 19, 2017
US, Chinese Officials Set to Meet for First Diplomatic and Security Dialogue
The dialogue is part of a new U.S.-China Comprehensive Dialogue, agreed to by presidents Trump and Xi.
US, Chinese Officials Set to Meet for First Diplomatic and Security Dialogue
China Gains Russia’s Support on North Korea Issue
May 27, 2017
China Gains Russia’s Support on North Korea Issue
Both China and Russia emphasize searching for a solely political solution.
China Gains Russia’s Support on North Korea Issue
Trump's Amateur Hour on North Korea
April 22, 2017
Trump's Amateur Hour on North Korea
Trump is weakening the United States' ability to deal with the threat.
Trump's Amateur Hour on North Korea
Earth to Trump: Needed, an East Asia Policy
April 05, 2017
Earth to Trump: Needed, an East Asia Policy
Tough talk alone is not going to be helpful with North Korea.
Earth to Trump: Needed, an East Asia Policy
Did China and the US Overreact to Tillerson's Remarks On US-China Relations?
March 30, 2017
Did China and the US Overreact to Tillerson's Remarks On US-China Relations?
His description of U.S.-China relations brought too much optimism from China and too much criticism from the US.
Did China and the US Overreact to Tillerson's Remarks On US-China Relations?
Why North Korea May Define US-China Relations in the Trump Era
March 24, 2017
Why North Korea May Define US-China Relations in the Trump Era
So far, U.S.-China ties haven't seen a drastic deterioration. What does the future hold for U.S.-China ties?
Why North Korea May Define US-China Relations in the Trump Era
Tillerson, China and the North Korea Question
March 20, 2017
Tillerson, China and the North Korea Question
The U.S. must leverage resources and relationships wisely, rather than rely on force when it comes to North Korea.
Tillerson, China and the North Korea Question
Why Rex Tillerson Must Bring Up Human Rights on His First Asia Trip
March 13, 2017
Why Rex Tillerson Must Bring Up Human Rights on His First Asia Trip
As Rex Tillerson prepares to head to China, Japan, and South Korea on his first major trip, he can't forget about human rights.
Why Rex Tillerson Must Bring Up Human Rights on His First Asia Trip
Expect a Heavier US Presence in the South China Sea, But What Can It Achieve?
February 15, 2017
Expect a Heavier US Presence in the South China Sea, But What Can It Achieve?
Administration objectives are still unclear, but maintaining the regional status quo may be the most realistic.
Expect a Heavier US Presence in the South China Sea, But What Can It Achieve?
Chekhov's Gun and the Tangled US-Philippines-China Triangle
February 09, 2017
Chekhov's Gun and the Tangled US-Philippines-China Triangle
Trump’s second act in the South China Sea will have to be stronger than his first.
Chekhov's Gun and the Tangled US-Philippines-China Triangle
Where Do Australia-China Ties Go in the Trump Era?
February 09, 2017
Where Do Australia-China Ties Go in the Trump Era?
Wang Yi's trip to Australia shows ever-closer ties between the two countries.
Where Do Australia-China Ties Go in the Trump Era?
A US Navy Blockade in the South China Sea Is Not Sound Strategy
January 26, 2017
A US Navy Blockade in the South China Sea Is Not Sound Strategy
Rex Tillerson's South China Sea comments just don't make strategic sense.
A US Navy Blockade in the South China Sea Is Not Sound Strategy
Ambiguous Trump Policies Might Accelerate China’s Militarization in the South China Sea
January 25, 2017
Ambiguous Trump Policies Might Accelerate China’s Militarization in the South China Sea
China could use threats to block its Spratly bases to bolster their military capabilities.
Ambiguous Trump Policies Might Accelerate China’s Militarization in the South China Sea
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