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US Supercarrier Prepares to Deploy in the Pacific
May 11, 2017
US Supercarrier Prepares to Deploy in the Pacific
The U.S. Navy’s only forward-deployed carrier began sea trials on May 8.
US Supercarrier Prepares to Deploy in the Pacific
US Warship Collides With South Korean Fishing Vessel
May 09, 2017
US Warship Collides With South Korean Fishing Vessel
The U.S. warship was cruising off the Korean Peninsula when it collided with a South Korean fishing boat.
US Warship Collides With South Korean Fishing Vessel
The Real Significance of the US Carrier Group Fiasco   
May 02, 2017
The Real Significance of the US Carrier Group Fiasco   
A public diplomacy nightmare obscures the significance of the incident and what it says about U.S. commitment to the region.
The Real Significance of the US Carrier Group Fiasco   
Are the US and North Korea Heading for Conflict?
April 25, 2017
Are the US and North Korea Heading for Conflict?
Pyongyang historically has taken an offensive posture, refusing to "sit with folded arms" when provoked.
Are the US and North Korea Heading for Conflict?
A US <em>Ohio</em>-class Guided Missile Submarine May Be Heading to South Korea
April 25, 2017
A US Ohio-class Guided Missile Submarine May Be Heading to South Korea
The United States may be dispatching an advanced submarine along with a carrier strike group to the Korean peninsula.
A US Ohio-class Guided Missile Submarine May Be Heading to South Korea
The Deterioration of the People’s Republics: China’s North Korea Problem
April 25, 2017
The Deterioration of the People’s Republics: China’s North Korea Problem
Relations between the People’s Republic of China and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea are at a turning point.
The Deterioration of the People’s Republics: China’s North Korea Problem
Do US Actions in the South China Sea Violate International Law?
April 24, 2017
Do US Actions in the South China Sea Violate International Law?
American actions in the region could be viewed as a “threat or use of force.”
Do US Actions in the South China Sea Violate International Law?
US Carrier Strike Group Joined By Japanese Warships for Philippine Sea Exercise
April 24, 2017
US Carrier Strike Group Joined By Japanese Warships for Philippine Sea Exercise
Two Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force destroyers have joined the USS Carl Vinson in the Philippine Sea.
US Carrier Strike Group Joined By Japanese Warships for Philippine Sea Exercise
Resolved: North Korea Needs More Resolve
April 20, 2017
Resolved: North Korea Needs More Resolve
The politics of credibility are complex and ephemeral.
Resolved: North Korea Needs More Resolve
Japanese Warships to Join US Carrier Strike Group Off Korean Peninsula
April 13, 2017
Japanese Warships to Join US Carrier Strike Group Off Korean Peninsula
Japan is preparing to send several warships to waters off the Korean peninsula.
Japanese Warships to Join US Carrier Strike Group Off Korean Peninsula
US Dispatches Carrier Strike Group to Korean Peninsula
April 10, 2017
US Dispatches Carrier Strike Group to Korean Peninsula
In a show of force by the Trump administration, several U.S. warships will be heading to the Korean Peninsula.
US Dispatches Carrier Strike Group to Korean Peninsula
US Carrier Group Enters South China Sea Amid Calls for More Freedom of Navigation Operations
February 21, 2017
US Carrier Group Enters South China Sea Amid Calls for More Freedom of Navigation Operations
A carrier strike group is conducting routine patrols, but is not set up for FONOPS, despite speculation.
US Carrier Group Enters South China Sea Amid Calls for More Freedom of Navigation Operations
US Carrier Strike Group Arrives in the South China Sea
February 21, 2017
US Carrier Strike Group Arrives in the South China Sea
The U.S. Navy now has two supercarriers deployed to the Asia-Pacific region.
US Carrier Strike Group Arrives in the South China Sea
More FONOPs Coming Soon to the South China Sea?
February 14, 2017
More FONOPs Coming Soon to the South China Sea?
Trump is reportedly close to making his choices on the future of U.S. FONOPs in the South China Sea.
More FONOPs Coming Soon to the South China Sea?
US Navy Installs First Drone Command Aboard Aircraft Carrier
April 26, 2016
US Navy Installs First Drone Command Aboard Aircraft Carrier
The U.S. Navy hails the installation as a “historical milestone.”
US Navy Installs First Drone Command Aboard Aircraft Carrier
China Calls US Intercept Complaint ‘Totally Groundless’
August 24, 2014
China Calls US Intercept Complaint ‘Totally Groundless’
China blamed the U.S. for what Washington called a "dangerous intercept" of one of its spy planes.
China Calls US Intercept Complaint ‘Totally Groundless’
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