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South China Sea: What China's First Strategic Bomber Landing on Woody Island Means
May 22, 2018
South China Sea: What China's First Strategic Bomber Landing on Woody Island Means
Expect these bombers to come to one of China's three airstrip-equipped Spratly artificial islands soon.
South China Sea: What China's First Strategic Bomber Landing on Woody Island Means
What’s in Thailand’s First Hosting of the US Pacific Partnership Exercise?
May 22, 2018
What’s in Thailand’s First Hosting of the US Pacific Partnership Exercise?
A closer look at the significance of another first in the US exercise this year.
What’s in Thailand’s First Hosting of the US Pacific Partnership Exercise?
Indonesia Spotlights ‘Mentality’ Challenge in Its Military Modernization
May 22, 2018
Indonesia Spotlights ‘Mentality’ Challenge in Its Military Modernization
Officials continue to highlight the importance of changing the mindset of Indonesians to defend the country.
Indonesia Spotlights ‘Mentality’ Challenge in Its Military Modernization
What's Behind India's Recent Outreach to North Korea?
May 22, 2018
What's Behind India's Recent Outreach to North Korea?
A stable and peaceful Korean peninsula is in India’s interest; New Delhi is seeking out opportunities.
What's Behind India's Recent Outreach to North Korea?
Philippines Forges Ahead With Attack Helicopter Maintenance
May 21, 2018
Philippines Forges Ahead With Attack Helicopter Maintenance
The Philippine Air Force’s move towards maintaining its combat helicopters marks a step forward for the country’s modernization efforts.
Philippines Forges Ahead With Attack Helicopter Maintenance
Are Cambodia and Laos Really Any Closer to Resolving Their Border Dispute?
May 21, 2018
Are Cambodia and Laos Really Any Closer to Resolving Their Border Dispute?
Despite some incremental progress, deeper questions remain unresolved.
Are Cambodia and Laos Really Any Closer to Resolving Their Border Dispute?
Indonesia’s Human Rights After 20 Years of Reformasi
May 21, 2018
Indonesia’s Human Rights After 20 Years of Reformasi
Despite progress, human rights are still under threat.
Indonesia’s Human Rights After 20 Years of Reformasi
Australia Launches 3rd Air Warfare Destroyer
May 21, 2018
Australia Launches 3rd Air Warfare Destroyer
The Royal Australian Navy’s third and final air warfare destroyer was launched on May 19.
Australia Launches 3rd Air Warfare Destroyer
Japan Deploys 2nd F-35A Stealth Fighter to Air Defense Force Base
May 21, 2018
Japan Deploys 2nd F-35A Stealth Fighter to Air Defense Force Base
Japan’s second operational F-35A fighter jet deployed to Misawa Air Base on May 15.
Japan Deploys 2nd F-35A Stealth Fighter to Air Defense Force Base
India Poised to Gain Access to Indonesia's Sabang Island
May 21, 2018
India Poised to Gain Access to Indonesia's Sabang Island
The Indian Navy may soon have access to a strategically located Indonesian island.
India Poised to Gain Access to Indonesia's Sabang Island
Trump Administration Nominates Outgoing Pacific Command Head as South Korea Ambassador
May 21, 2018
Trump Administration Nominates Outgoing Pacific Command Head as South Korea Ambassador
Admiral Harry B. Harris Jr. will fill a long-standing ambassadorial vacancy in Seoul, if confirmed.
Trump Administration Nominates Outgoing Pacific Command Head as South Korea Ambassador
Malaysia Won't Look Away From China So Soon, Despite Mahathir's Words
May 20, 2018
Malaysia Won't Look Away From China So Soon, Despite Mahathir's Words
Why Malaysia’s China policy is unlikely to change, for now, despite the election shock.
Malaysia Won't Look Away From China So Soon, Despite Mahathir's Words
What Do North Korean Defectors Think of the Recent Peninsula Diplomacy?
May 19, 2018
What Do North Korean Defectors Think of the Recent Peninsula Diplomacy?
Getting a sense of what an under-represented constituency might think of the North Korean overtures.
What Do North Korean Defectors Think of the Recent Peninsula Diplomacy?
Working with Vietnam, Russia's Rosneft Draws China’s Ire
May 19, 2018
Working with Vietnam, Russia's Rosneft Draws China’s Ire
Rosneft is a crucial arm of Russian foreign policy, yet functions at times without direct Kremlin involvement.
Working with Vietnam, Russia's Rosneft Draws China’s Ire
Do Indonesia’s Surabaya Attacks Signal a Rising Terrorism Threat?
May 19, 2018
Do Indonesia’s Surabaya Attacks Signal a Rising Terrorism Threat?
A closer look at the significance of recent developments in the Southeast Asian state.
Do Indonesia’s Surabaya Attacks Signal a Rising Terrorism Threat?
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