A Glimpse Into Chinese Nationalism
November 07, 2014
A Glimpse Into Chinese Nationalism
A new survey gauges popular support for actions on China’s maritime disputes, with some surprising results.
A Glimpse Into Chinese Nationalism
Sour Notes from China on the U.S. Rebalance to Asia
June 21, 2014
Sour Notes from China on the U.S. Rebalance to Asia
Skepticism within China about the US rebalancing is strong.
Sour Notes from China on the U.S. Rebalance to Asia
Near Collision Shows Changing East China Sea Security Environment
May 26, 2014
Near Collision Shows Changing East China Sea Security Environment
A near mid-air collision, and Obama’s new limited foreign policy, test Japanese defense policies.
Near Collision Shows Changing East China Sea Security Environment
Japan to Build Defense Camps Near Disputed Islands
May 20, 2014
Japan to Build Defense Camps Near Disputed Islands
GSDF camps are to be built on three islands near the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands to handle “remote island attacks.”
Japan to Build Defense Camps Near Disputed Islands
No, Crimea Is Not a “Model” for Aggression in Asia
May 08, 2014
No, Crimea Is Not a “Model” for Aggression in Asia
There is little evidence that China (or anyone else) views Russian aggression as a model for action in Asia.
No, Crimea Is Not a “Model” for Aggression in Asia
Philippines Looking to Procure US <em>Hamilton</em>-class Warship
April 19, 2014
Philippines Looking to Procure US Hamilton-class Warship
Also, Thailand may build an additional littoral patrol ship, a U.S. general angers China, and the PLA looks to space.
Philippines Looking to Procure US Hamilton-class Warship
Japan’s Clumsy Perception Management
October 10, 2013
Japan’s Clumsy Perception Management
Japan’s security policies are widely misunderstood. With some better prioritizing, Abe could help correct that.
Japan’s Clumsy Perception Management
Structural Distrust: Undermining a Senkaku/Diaoyu Solution
October 06, 2013
Structural Distrust: Undermining a Senkaku/Diaoyu Solution
When it comes to the East China Sea, it might be time to step back and look at the bigger picture.
Structural Distrust: Undermining a Senkaku/Diaoyu Solution
Xi Jinping’s Overlooked Revelation on China’s Maritime Disputes
August 15, 2013
Xi Jinping’s Overlooked Revelation on China’s Maritime Disputes
Although unnoticed by foreign analysts, Xi Jinping recently signaled a desire to dial back tensions in the South and East China Seas.
Xi Jinping’s Overlooked Revelation on China’s Maritime Disputes
7 Reasons China and Japan Won't Go To War
February 10, 2013
7 Reasons China and Japan Won't Go To War
Even as tensions between Beijing and Tokyo grow by the day, there are good reasons to believe outright conflict can be avoided.
7 Reasons China and Japan Won't Go To War
China's Island Strategy:
November 01, 2012
China's Island Strategy: "Redefine the Status Quo."
“the Japanese side should face squarely the reality that a fundamental change has already occurred…”
China's Island Strategy: "Redefine the Status Quo."
Something to Talk About in the East China Sea
September 28, 2012
Something to Talk About in the East China Sea
What the past may offer for breaking the diplomatic impasse over the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands.
Something to Talk About in the East China Sea
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