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Taiwan Scrambles Fighters as China's Aircraft Carrier Enters Taiwan Strait
January 11, 2017
Taiwan Scrambles Fighters as China's Aircraft Carrier Enters Taiwan Strait
The Liaoning sailed north through the Taiwan Strait, drawing Taiwanese attention.
Taiwan Scrambles Fighters as China's Aircraft Carrier Enters Taiwan Strait
Senior Military Exchanges Between the US and Taiwan: Coming in 2017?
December 27, 2016
Senior Military Exchanges Between the US and Taiwan: Coming in 2017?
The United States' defense spending authorization law emphasizes senior military exchanges with Taiwan.
Senior Military Exchanges Between the US and Taiwan: Coming in 2017?
After the Call: Does Taiwan Have a Plan for the Trump Years?
December 05, 2016
After the Call: Does Taiwan Have a Plan for the Trump Years?
What is Taiwan looking for from Donald Trump?
After the Call: Does Taiwan Have a Plan for the Trump Years?
How to Sell Arms to Taiwan
November 02, 2016
How to Sell Arms to Taiwan
The U.S. can sell arms to Taiwan, but it should adopt salami tactics to avoid alarming China.
How to Sell Arms to Taiwan
Measuring the Legacy of American Resolve in Asia After Obama
October 10, 2016
Measuring the Legacy of American Resolve in Asia After Obama
Hesitant and halting American measures have undercut Washington’s rhetorical efforts to convey U.S. resolve.
Measuring the Legacy of American Resolve in Asia After Obama
India Inducts First Indigenous Tejas Light Combat Aircraft
July 06, 2016
India Inducts First Indigenous Tejas Light Combat Aircraft
Plus, supersonic misfire in the Taiwan strait, carrots in the South China Sea, and more.
India Inducts First Indigenous Tejas Light Combat Aircraft
The Historic Xi-Ma Meeting: The Bigger Picture
November 09, 2015
The Historic Xi-Ma Meeting: The Bigger Picture
Many analysts have focused on the potential political calculations behind the meeting between Xi Jinping and Ma Ying-jeou. Time to look at the bigger picture.
The Historic Xi-Ma Meeting: The Bigger Picture
US to Support Taiwan in South China Sea Per 2016 Defense Budget Bill
October 04, 2015
US to Support Taiwan in South China Sea Per 2016 Defense Budget Bill
U.S. support for Taiwan will extend into the South China Sea.
US to Support Taiwan in South China Sea Per 2016 Defense Budget Bill
Taiwan Practices Repelling PLA Invasion as China Conducts Firing Drills in Taiwan Strait
September 10, 2015
Taiwan Practices Repelling PLA Invasion as China Conducts Firing Drills in Taiwan Strait
While Taiwan holds its major annual military exercise, China's PLA will conduct live-fire drills in the Taiwan Strait.
Taiwan Practices Repelling PLA Invasion as China Conducts Firing Drills in Taiwan Strait
Taiwan Unveils New Long-Endurance Drone, New Weapons at Defense Trade Show
August 13, 2015
Taiwan Unveils New Long-Endurance Drone, New Weapons at Defense Trade Show
Taiwan showcases new weapons systems, including an indigenously produced long-endurance unmanned aerial vehicle
Taiwan Unveils New Long-Endurance Drone, New Weapons at Defense Trade Show
China’s Elegant, Flawed, Grand Strategy
July 25, 2015
China’s Elegant, Flawed, Grand Strategy
Elegant in theory, Beijing’s grand strategy is triggering an Asian security dilemma.
China’s Elegant, Flawed, Grand Strategy
Beijing’s Games in the Taiwan Strait
July 09, 2015
Beijing’s Games in the Taiwan Strait
Tensions rise as Taipei protests Beijing’s new national security law in the run-up to Taiwan’s 2016 election.
Beijing’s Games in the Taiwan Strait
China's 2015 Defense White Paper: Don't Forget Taiwan
May 27, 2015
China's 2015 Defense White Paper: Don't Forget Taiwan
The PLA may be shifting its focus to the seas, but Taiwan is still its primary war-fighting scenario.
China's 2015 Defense White Paper: Don't Forget Taiwan
The Question That Is Never Asked: What Do the Taiwanese Want?
May 13, 2015
The Question That Is Never Asked: What Do the Taiwanese Want?
When debating Taiwan's fate, consider what the Taiwanese want.
The Question That Is Never Asked: What Do the Taiwanese Want?
What the Pentagon Thinks of China’s Military
May 11, 2015
What the Pentagon Thinks of China’s Military
The U.S. Department of Defense's 2015 report on China's military offers a detailed look into the PLA.
What the Pentagon Thinks of China’s Military
The Great Chinese Lie About Taiwan
April 11, 2015
The Great Chinese Lie About Taiwan
Taiwan wants many things. War isn't on that list.
The Great Chinese Lie About Taiwan
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