Menu
Account
The Rise of Military Robot R&D: A Global Phenomenon
May 22, 2015
The Rise of Military Robot R&D: A Global Phenomenon
The age of Reaper and Predator drones is beginning to feel like ancient history.
The Rise of Military Robot R&D: A Global Phenomenon
Japan Approves Disclosing Secret Sub Info to Australia
May 22, 2015
Japan Approves Disclosing Secret Sub Info to Australia
The game is on! Japan officially announces that it will bid for a contract to build 12 submarines in Australia.
Japan Approves Disclosing Secret Sub Info to Australia
Will F-35 Pilots Command a Swarm of Drones in Flight?
May 21, 2015
Will F-35 Pilots Command a Swarm of Drones in Flight?
The U.S. Air Force's chief scientist thinks so.
Will F-35 Pilots Command a Swarm of Drones in Flight?
A New Plan to Manage Asia’s Submarine Race?
May 21, 2015
A New Plan to Manage Asia’s Submarine Race?
Singapore’s navy chief outlines a potential framework.
A New Plan to Manage Asia’s Submarine Race?
Is the 'World’s Deadliest Tank' Bankrupting Russia?
May 21, 2015
Is the 'World’s Deadliest Tank' Bankrupting Russia?
Moscow is overspending on its armed forces and still might not get the military it wants by 2020.
Is the 'World’s Deadliest Tank' Bankrupting Russia?
Is China Eyeing These Advanced French Amphibious Assault Ships?
May 20, 2015
Is China Eyeing These Advanced French Amphibious Assault Ships?
China could be looking to purchase the two French Mistral ships that were originally built for Russia.
Is China Eyeing These Advanced French Amphibious Assault Ships?
The Truth About Anti-China Discourse in the United States
May 19, 2015
The Truth About Anti-China Discourse in the United States
There are some real problems with discourse analysis of this ilk.
The Truth About Anti-China Discourse in the United States
Will Indonesia Double Its Military Budget in 2016?
May 19, 2015
Will Indonesia Double Its Military Budget in 2016?
Its president has vowed to do so. But can the goal be achieved?
Will Indonesia Double Its Military Budget in 2016?
10th Fleet's the Charm? US Navy Looks to Beef Up Cyber Capabilities
May 19, 2015
10th Fleet's the Charm? US Navy Looks to Beef Up Cyber Capabilities
The U.S. Navy’s nascent 10th fleet plans to beef up its ability to fight off cyber intruders. Will that be enough?
10th Fleet's the Charm? US Navy Looks to Beef Up Cyber Capabilities
Meet the US Military’s New Army of Mini-Drones
May 19, 2015
Meet the US Military’s New Army of Mini-Drones
A tiny new drone developed by the Naval Research Laboratory could be used to detect enemy submarines.
Meet the US Military’s New Army of Mini-Drones
Could Taiwan Participate in RIMPAC?
May 19, 2015
Could Taiwan Participate in RIMPAC?
A House amendment to a defense spending bill could force the Pentagon to invite Taiwan to the RIMPAC exercises.
Could Taiwan Participate in RIMPAC?
Asia's Largest Naval Warfare Exhibition: Focus on Subs and UVs
May 19, 2015
Asia's Largest Naval Warfare Exhibition: Focus on Subs and UVs
This year's IMDEX conference is bigger than ever -- a telling sign of an accelerating arms race in Asian waters?
Asia's Largest Naval Warfare Exhibition: Focus on Subs and UVs
With Fourth 'Submarine-Killer' Corvette, China Makes ASW Headway
May 17, 2015
With Fourth 'Submarine-Killer' Corvette, China Makes ASW Headway
China just commissioned its fourth "submarine-killer" corvette. ASW's rising on the PLAN's list of priorities.
With Fourth 'Submarine-Killer' Corvette, China Makes ASW Headway
Why Is the US Excluding China from a New Military Meeting?
May 16, 2015
Why Is the US Excluding China from a New Military Meeting?
Not every interaction that leaves out Beijing is part of a ‘containment’ strategy.
Why Is the US Excluding China from a New Military Meeting?
Will China Sell Armed Drones to US Ally?
May 16, 2015
Will China Sell Armed Drones to US Ally?
Jordan might be in talks with Chinese officials over the purchase of Beijing’s most capable armed UAV.
Will China Sell Armed Drones to US Ally?
Should the US Invite China to RIMPAC 2016?
May 15, 2015
Should the US Invite China to RIMPAC 2016?
A deeper look at a timely question.
Should the US Invite China to RIMPAC 2016?
Newsletter
Sign up for our weekly newsletter
The Diplomat Brief