Is China-Philippines Bilateralism on the South China Sea Going Anywhere?
August 15, 2016
Is China-Philippines Bilateralism on the South China Sea Going Anywhere?
Fidel Ramos' "Track II" overture maintains steam, but can bilateralism lead to a positive outcome?
Is China-Philippines Bilateralism on the South China Sea Going Anywhere?
China Flies Nuclear-Capable Bomber Over Disputed Feature in South China Sea
July 19, 2016
China Flies Nuclear-Capable Bomber Over Disputed Feature in South China Sea
It remains unclear whether the flight over Scarborough Shoal occurred before or after the July 12 PCA verdict.
China Flies Nuclear-Capable Bomber Over Disputed Feature in South China Sea
Why the Philippines Needs More Than Just Military Upgrades
July 11, 2016
Why the Philippines Needs More Than Just Military Upgrades
Modernizing the Coast Guard is an urgent (but neglected) task for the archipelagic state.
Why the Philippines Needs More Than Just Military Upgrades
A Complete Guide to the Upcoming South China Sea International Law Verdict
July 09, 2016
A Complete Guide to the Upcoming South China Sea International Law Verdict
The Diplomat‘s Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran discuss the upcoming verdict in Philippines v. China.
A Complete Guide to the Upcoming South China Sea International Law Verdict
Regional Implications of the Duterte Presidency
July 08, 2016
Regional Implications of the Duterte Presidency
What impact will the new president have on the U.S. alliance, the South China Sea, and Japan’s regional role?
Regional Implications of the Duterte Presidency
US Navy Destroyers Patrol Near China’s Man-Made Islands in South China Sea
July 08, 2016
US Navy Destroyers Patrol Near China’s Man-Made Islands in South China Sea
The United States tries to signal resolve ahead of a court ruling on Chinese territorial claims in the South China Sea.
US Navy Destroyers Patrol Near China’s Man-Made Islands in South China Sea
<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
Did a US ‘Line in the Sand’ at Scarborough Shoal Just Wash Away?
June 25, 2016
Did a US ‘Line in the Sand’ at Scarborough Shoal Just Wash Away?
Philippine President-elect saying no to war with China over disputed shoal complicates U.S. deterrence effort.
Did a US ‘Line in the Sand’ at Scarborough Shoal Just Wash Away?
South China Sea: An Eyewitness Account of Tensions at Scarborough Shoal
June 14, 2016
South China Sea: An Eyewitness Account of Tensions at Scarborough Shoal
Anders Corr, who traveled with activists to Scarborough Shoal, joins The Diplomat's Ankit Panda for a discussion.
South China Sea: An Eyewitness Account of Tensions at Scarborough Shoal
Will China Begin Scarborough Shoal Reclamation After Hague Verdict on South China Sea?
April 25, 2016
Will China Begin Scarborough Shoal Reclamation After Hague Verdict on South China Sea?
Scarborough Shoal was seized by China in 2012. Reclamation there would be unusually provocative.
Will China Begin Scarborough Shoal Reclamation After Hague Verdict on South China Sea?
China’s $50 Trillion Plan for a Global Energy Grid
April 01, 2016
China’s $50 Trillion Plan for a Global Energy Grid
Plus, Scarborough Shoal, Nepal-China military ties, and myth-busting about China's economy. Friday China links.
China’s $50 Trillion Plan for a Global Energy Grid
Why China Might Seek to Occupy Scarborough Shoal
March 29, 2016
Why China Might Seek to Occupy Scarborough Shoal
Recent activity suggests China might build a base on Scarborough Shoal. Here's the strategic rationale.
Why China Might Seek to Occupy Scarborough Shoal
Prevent the Destruction of Scarborough Shoal
March 29, 2016
Prevent the Destruction of Scarborough Shoal
It is time to raise the cost of Chinese exapansionism in the South China Sea.
Prevent the Destruction of Scarborough Shoal
China’s Rift With Indonesia in the Natunas: Harbinger of Worse to Come?
March 25, 2016
China’s Rift With Indonesia in the Natunas: Harbinger of Worse to Come?
A closer look at the Chinese ship involved in the incident suggests some worrying signs about what to expect from Beijing.
China’s Rift With Indonesia in the Natunas: Harbinger of Worse to Come?
South China Sea: Coming Chinese Land Reclamation at Scarborough Shoal?
March 18, 2016
South China Sea: Coming Chinese Land Reclamation at Scarborough Shoal?
The top U.S. naval officer has expressed concerns that China may be expanding its presence at Scarborough Shoal.
South China Sea: Coming Chinese Land Reclamation at Scarborough Shoal?
South China Sea: The Story of the Tanmen Fishermen
January 08, 2016
South China Sea: The Story of the Tanmen Fishermen
Local fishermen are often on the front lines of the South China Sea disputes.
South China Sea: The Story of the Tanmen Fishermen
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