Top US Commander: US Won't Pursue New Bases in Australia
August 09, 2015
Top US Commander: US Won't Pursue New Bases in Australia
So far, the U.S. approach to the South China Sea doesn't involve the establishment of additional military bases.
Top US Commander: US Won't Pursue New Bases in Australia
3 Reasons the Philippines Will Suffer Because of Its South China Sea Case Against China
July 23, 2015
3 Reasons the Philippines Will Suffer Because of Its South China Sea Case Against China
Even if it wins at The Hague, the Philippines will lose against China in the long run.
3 Reasons the Philippines Will Suffer Because of Its South China Sea Case Against China
Is the South China Sea Anything Like the Ukraine Crisis?
June 29, 2015
Is the South China Sea Anything Like the Ukraine Crisis?
Plus, Indian tanks, China's strategy for Taiwan, the Iran deal, and more. Defense links.
Is the South China Sea Anything Like the Ukraine Crisis?
Who Is the Biggest Aggressor in the South China Sea?
June 18, 2015
Who Is the Biggest Aggressor in the South China Sea?
In the past 20 years, Vietnam has doubled its holdings in the South China Sea.
Who Is the Biggest Aggressor in the South China Sea?
No, China Is Not Reclaiming Land in the South China Sea
June 07, 2015
No, China Is Not Reclaiming Land in the South China Sea
Rather, China is slowly excising the maritime heart out of Southeast Asia.
No, China Is Not Reclaiming Land in the South China Sea
Russia Plans South China Sea Naval Exercise With China in 2016
June 01, 2015
Russia Plans South China Sea Naval Exercise With China in 2016
Russia and China will hold a naval exercise in the South China Sea next year.
Russia Plans South China Sea Naval Exercise With China in 2016
US Won't Buy China's Pitch on South China Sea Land Reclamation
May 04, 2015
US Won't Buy China's Pitch on South China Sea Land Reclamation
Beijing will face an uphill struggle in getting other states with interests in the region to let it have its way.
US Won't Buy China's Pitch on South China Sea Land Reclamation
China and Vietnam Eschew Megaphone Diplomacy
January 02, 2015
China and Vietnam Eschew Megaphone Diplomacy
The two rivals agree to "properly settle" their maritime disputes.
China and Vietnam Eschew Megaphone Diplomacy
Philippines and Vietnam in the South China Sea
October 21, 2013
Philippines and Vietnam in the South China Sea
Both countries see the disputed areas as vital interests, yet have taken divergent approaches in pressing their claims.
Philippines and Vietnam in the South China Sea
September 25, 2012
The Nightmare Scenario: A U.S.-China War: Part V
“…even the ultimate outcome of a war is not always to be regarded as final.”
The Nightmare Scenario: A U.S.-China War: Part V
Island Mania in the Asia-Pacific
September 03, 2012
Island Mania in the Asia-Pacific
How an odd mix of economics, defense, nationalism and ‘trendsetting’ are creating a dangerous dynamic.
Island Mania in the Asia-Pacific
America’s ‘Rebalance’ Finds its Footing
July 17, 2012
America’s ‘Rebalance’ Finds its Footing
With a watchful eye towards China, the nations of Southeast Asia seem receptive to America’s charms, Luke Hunt reports.
America’s ‘Rebalance’ Finds its Footing
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