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
Russia, US Conduct Nuclear Weapon Drills
May 14, 2014
Russia, US Conduct Nuclear Weapon Drills
Amid tensions over Ukraine, Russia and the U.S. are conducting nuclear exercises within days of each other.
Russia, US Conduct Nuclear Weapon Drills
The Perils of Island Warfare
May 13, 2014
The Perils of Island Warfare
It’s a lot easier to take an island than it is to hold on to it.
The Perils of Island Warfare
The Death Penalty: Cruel But Still Not Unusual
May 04, 2014
The Death Penalty: Cruel But Still Not Unusual
Executions in Taiwan and the U.S. this week underscore that capital punishment is alive and well.
The Death Penalty: Cruel But Still Not Unusual
Obama’s Asia Trip: In Videos
May 03, 2014
Obama’s Asia Trip: In Videos
Watch President Obama's recent trip to Asia with stops in Japan, South Korea, Malaysia and the Philippines.
Obama’s Asia Trip: In Videos
US, Japan to Boost ASEAN Maritime Security
April 30, 2014
US, Japan to Boost ASEAN Maritime Security
Hidden in the U.S.-Japan joint statement was a pledge to help Southeast Asia enhance its maritime surveillance.
US, Japan to Boost ASEAN Maritime Security
The Midterm Elections and the Asia Pivot
April 22, 2014
The Midterm Elections and the Asia Pivot
The Republican Party taking the Senate in the 2014 elections could be a boon for the Asia Pivot.
The Midterm Elections and the Asia Pivot
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