How America and China Have Different Visions of International Order
July 03, 2015
How America and China Have Different Visions of International Order
One man’s leadership is another man’s hegemony.
How America and China Have Different Visions of International Order
What Does the US Military See as Its Greatest Threat?
July 02, 2015
What Does the US Military See as Its Greatest Threat?
China's activities in the South China Sea are prominently featured in the Pentagon's latest strategy document.
What Does the US Military See as Its Greatest Threat?
The Future of Net Assessment at the Pentagon
June 12, 2015
The Future of Net Assessment at the Pentagon
Yoda has left the building: What does the U.S. Secretary of Defense want the Pentagon's internal think tank to focus on?
The Future of Net Assessment at the Pentagon
US and Japan Successfully Test Ballistic Missile Killer
June 11, 2015
US and Japan Successfully Test Ballistic Missile Killer
The new next-generation Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) is scheduled to be deployed at sea and ashore by 2018.
US and Japan Successfully Test Ballistic Missile Killer
Robert Kaplan's Right About Imperialism, Wrong About the Middle East
May 28, 2015
Robert Kaplan's Right About Imperialism, Wrong About the Middle East
Imperialism can impose order. But that doesn't mean the U.S. should pursue empire in the Middle East.
Robert Kaplan's Right About Imperialism, Wrong About the Middle East
US To Offer India New Tactical Aircraft
May 05, 2015
US To Offer India New Tactical Aircraft
Ashton Carter will push New Delhi to buy US military hardware during this June's planned visit to the subcontinent.
US To Offer India New Tactical Aircraft
Another Damning Afghanistan Reconstruction Report
May 01, 2015
Another Damning Afghanistan Reconstruction Report
SIGAR issued its 27th quarterly report to Congress and the news isn’t great.
Another Damning Afghanistan Reconstruction Report
Does the US Need to Play Hardball with China's Communists?
April 28, 2015
Does the US Need to Play Hardball with China's Communists?
Perhaps, according to a new report. However, the authors fails to offer new insights on the Sino-US strategic rivalry.
Does the US Need to Play Hardball with China's Communists?
Can George Kennan Guide 21st Century US National Security Strategy?
March 17, 2015
Can George Kennan Guide 21st Century US National Security Strategy?
A new report by a Washington-based think tank argues that the US should heed the advice of the father of containment.
Can George Kennan Guide 21st Century US National Security Strategy?
US Army to Continue Military Dialogue with the PLA
March 06, 2015
US Army to Continue Military Dialogue with the PLA
US Army Pacific will push for closer ties with the Chinese military.
US Army to Continue Military Dialogue with the PLA
'American Sniper' and What it Says About Civil-Military Relations in the US
January 23, 2015
'American Sniper' and What it Says About Civil-Military Relations in the US
Is there a problem with the way the media portrays American soldiers?
'American Sniper' and What it Says About Civil-Military Relations in the US
The Faux US-China Climate Deal
November 12, 2014
The Faux US-China Climate Deal
In the "historic" U.S.-China climate agreement this week, Beijing simply reiterated previously announced targets.
The Faux US-China Climate Deal
American Protectionism Threatens US-China Trade
October 28, 2014
American Protectionism Threatens US-China Trade
For all its complaints about Beijing's unfair trade policies, the U.S. unfairly targets Chinese goods.
American Protectionism Threatens US-China Trade
From 'Looking' East to 'Acting' East: India’s Own Pivot to Asia
October 10, 2014
From 'Looking' East to 'Acting' East: India’s Own Pivot to Asia
Under Modi, India has gone from merely "looking east" to acting east, and that's good news for Indo-U.S. relations.
From 'Looking' East to 'Acting' East: India’s Own Pivot to Asia
US-Australia-China Hold First Ever Military Drill, But So What?
October 09, 2014
US-Australia-China Hold First Ever Military Drill, But So What?
The first ever U.S.-China-Australia military drill illustrates the extent of their distrust -- and nothing more.
US-Australia-China Hold First Ever Military Drill, But So What?
Time to Actively Deter North Korea
June 25, 2014
Time to Actively Deter North Korea
“It’s time to make North Korea have to worry more about deterring us rather than the other way around.”
Time to Actively Deter North Korea
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