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PNG’s Prime Minister Delays No-Confidence Vote by Adjourning Parliament
May 13, 2019
PNG’s Prime Minister Delays No-Confidence Vote by Adjourning Parliament
A vote of no confidence against O’Neill was slated to take place on May 16, but parliament has been adjourned until May 28.
PNG’s Prime Minister Delays No-Confidence Vote by Adjourning Parliament
South China Sea Minilateralism: Between Opportunities and Limits
May 13, 2019
South China Sea Minilateralism: Between Opportunities and Limits
While joint activities between regional states are no doubt significant, they need to be kept in perspective relative to broader trends.
South China Sea Minilateralism: Between Opportunities and Limits
Canada-Vietnam Military Ties in Focus With First Defense Minister Visit
May 13, 2019
Canada-Vietnam Military Ties in Focus With First Defense Minister Visit
The development spotlighted some of the ongoing activity in the bilateral defense relationship.
Canada-Vietnam Military Ties in Focus With First Defense Minister Visit
India Takes Delivery of First AH-64E Apache Attack Helicopter
May 13, 2019
India Takes Delivery of First AH-64E Apache Attack Helicopter
Indian Air Force representatives took delivery of the first AH-64E Apache attack helicopter in Mesa, Arizona on May 10.
India Takes Delivery of First AH-64E Apache Attack Helicopter
US Trade Tantrum: The Fallout for China and Asia
May 13, 2019
US Trade Tantrum: The Fallout for China and Asia
Trump just hiked U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods yet again. What does that mean for Asian economies?
US Trade Tantrum: The Fallout for China and Asia
Australia’s Indo-Pacific Endeavor Visits Vietnam
May 13, 2019
Australia’s Indo-Pacific Endeavor Visits Vietnam
Two vessels -- HMAS Canberra and HMAS Newcastle -- docked in Cam Ranh Bay last week for a four day visit.
Australia’s Indo-Pacific Endeavor Visits Vietnam
Challenges for the US in China’s Military Modernization
May 13, 2019
Challenges for the US in China’s Military Modernization
China’s military modernization continues to be a major challenge for the U.S. in the Indo-Pacific.
Challenges for the US in China’s Military Modernization
US, India, Japan, Philippine Navies Demonstrate Joint Presence in South China Sea
May 11, 2019
US, India, Japan, Philippine Navies Demonstrate Joint Presence in South China Sea
The four-way sail-through is the first engagement of its kind, highlighting coordination among like-minded Indo-Pacific navies.
US, India, Japan, Philippine Navies Demonstrate Joint Presence in South China Sea
The United States Needs a COFA Strategy
May 11, 2019
The United States Needs a COFA Strategy
Over the next few years, the United States is expected to start renegotiating the terms of its Compacts of Free Association.
The United States Needs a COFA Strategy
Russia Ready to Export Su-57 Stealth Fighter Jet to India
May 11, 2019
Russia Ready to Export Su-57 Stealth Fighter Jet to India
The Russian defense industry hopes it can interest the Indian Air Force in the Su-57 fighter jet.
Russia Ready to Export Su-57 Stealth Fighter Jet to India
US Navy Ends Search for Japan’s Crashed F-35A Stealth Fighter
May 11, 2019
US Navy Ends Search for Japan’s Crashed F-35A Stealth Fighter
The U.S. Navy has officially ended its search for a missing Japanese F-35A Lighting II Joint Strike Fighter that crashed last month.
US Navy Ends Search for Japan’s Crashed F-35A Stealth Fighter
South Korean Journalist Under Fire for Being 'Rude' to President Moon
May 11, 2019
South Korean Journalist Under Fire for Being 'Rude' to President Moon
Is a journalist asking a president a serious question inappropriate?
South Korean Journalist Under Fire for Being 'Rude' to President Moon
Challenges Ahead for Pakistan-India Relations After the Indian Elections
May 11, 2019
Challenges Ahead for Pakistan-India Relations After the Indian Elections
The relationship between New Delhi and Islamabad will remain difficult.
Challenges Ahead for Pakistan-India Relations After the Indian Elections
Is Indonesia’s IPR Framework Incompatible with RCEP?
May 11, 2019
Is Indonesia’s IPR Framework Incompatible with RCEP?
On intellectual property rights, there’s a serious gap between domestic Indonesian law and the structures of the proposed RCEP.
Is Indonesia’s IPR Framework Incompatible with RCEP?
China’s Global Port Play
May 11, 2019
China’s Global Port Play
China’s port building plans are more complex than conventional wisdom suggests.
China’s Global Port Play
Political Opportunism in India: Exploiting Islamophobia
May 10, 2019
Political Opportunism in India: Exploiting Islamophobia
The implications of the BJP’s burgeoning anti-Muslim rhetoric are grave.
Political Opportunism in India: Exploiting Islamophobia
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