Responding to China’s Air Intercept
August 27, 2014
Responding to China’s Air Intercept
The US response to the recent intercept is important in the context of the safety and freedom of international airspace.
Responding to China’s Air Intercept
India and Vietnam Seek Stronger Ties
August 27, 2014
India and Vietnam Seek Stronger Ties
India considers a Vietnamese offer to explore offshore drilling options despite Chinese protests.
India and Vietnam Seek Stronger Ties
Philippines Military to Offer Cruise Service in South China Sea
August 17, 2014
Philippines Military to Offer Cruise Service in South China Sea
The Philippines military wants to create a cruise service to take tourists around disputed parts of the South China Sea.
Philippines Military to Offer Cruise Service in South China Sea
Is ASEAN the Right Forum for South China Sea Disputes?
August 16, 2014
Is ASEAN the Right Forum for South China Sea Disputes?
U.S. editors Ankit Panda and Zachary Keck discuss the outcomes of the 2014 ASEAN Regional Forum.
Is ASEAN the Right Forum for South China Sea Disputes?
Don’t Blame US Pivot for South China Sea Row
August 13, 2014
Don’t Blame US Pivot for South China Sea Row
China — not the U.S. pivot — is causing tensions in the South China Sea.
Don’t Blame US Pivot for South China Sea Row
Joko Looks to Japan to Boost Indonesia’s Regional Influence
August 12, 2014
Joko Looks to Japan to Boost Indonesia’s Regional Influence
Indonesia needs an investment and security partner to assert itself in Southeast Asia.
Joko Looks to Japan to Boost Indonesia’s Regional Influence
Code of Conduct for South China Sea Unlikely, Yet ASEAN Made Progress
August 11, 2014
Code of Conduct for South China Sea Unlikely, Yet ASEAN Made Progress
All parties showed interest in conciliation, even if a COC was simply a prop to further dialogue.
Code of Conduct for South China Sea Unlikely, Yet ASEAN Made Progress
It Doesn't Matter if China 'Blinked'
August 07, 2014
It Doesn't Matter if China 'Blinked'
Let's stop obsessing over reputational costs in crises.
It Doesn't Matter if China 'Blinked'
Japan White Paper Slams China Over Disputed Territory
August 05, 2014
Japan White Paper Slams China Over Disputed Territory
Abe’s calls for dialogue belie the real direction of Japan’s foreign policy.
Japan White Paper Slams China Over Disputed Territory
A US-Vietnam Alliance? Not So Fast.
August 04, 2014
A US-Vietnam Alliance? Not So Fast.
Expectations that Hanoi will enter Washington’s embrace appear unrealistic as the pro-Chinese camp prevails in Vietnam.
A US-Vietnam Alliance? Not So Fast.
Vietnam to Acquire Japanese Maritime Surveillance Ships
August 02, 2014
Vietnam to Acquire Japanese Maritime Surveillance Ships
Japan will sell Vietnam six used maritime surveillance vessels in a deal worth $5 million.
Vietnam to Acquire Japanese Maritime Surveillance Ships
China's RIMPAC Spying: Having Your Cake and Eating It Too
August 01, 2014
China's RIMPAC Spying: Having Your Cake and Eating It Too
China's RIMPAC surveillance reveals a troubling disconnect in its interpretation of freedom of navigation.
China's RIMPAC Spying: Having Your Cake and Eating It Too
No, China Did Not Blink by Removing Its Oil Rig
July 30, 2014
No, China Did Not Blink by Removing Its Oil Rig
Like the decision to install the oil rig, the removal is also part of long-term strategic plan. It will come back.
No, China Did Not Blink by Removing Its Oil Rig
Bill Clinton Slams Beijing on South China Sea
July 26, 2014
Bill Clinton Slams Beijing on South China Sea
During a trip to China on Friday, former President Clinton criticized China’s dealings with its smaller neighbors.
Bill Clinton Slams Beijing on South China Sea
4 Reasons China Removed Oil Rig HYSY-981 Sooner Than Planned
July 22, 2014
4 Reasons China Removed Oil Rig HYSY-981 Sooner Than Planned
The reasons China withdrew oil rig HYSY-981 sooner than planned are complex but revealing about its intentions.
4 Reasons China Removed Oil Rig HYSY-981 Sooner Than Planned
East Asia’s Lessons from World War I
July 16, 2014
East Asia’s Lessons from World War I
China may unwittingly find itself facing a similar string of events to those that confronted Germany in 1914.
East Asia’s Lessons from World War I
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