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100 Years on From World War I: Lessons on Great Power Competition in East Asia
November 11, 2018
100 Years on From World War I: Lessons on Great Power Competition in East Asia
It's best to avoid repeating the mistakes made in the past.
100 Years on From World War I: Lessons on Great Power Competition in East Asia
US Calls on China to Remove Missiles From South China Sea Artificial Islands
November 10, 2018
US Calls on China to Remove Missiles From South China Sea Artificial Islands
At the second U.S.-China Diplomatic and Security Dialogue, the U.S. called on China to withdraw its missiles from the South China Sea.
US Calls on China to Remove Missiles From South China Sea Artificial Islands
How the US-China Trade War Could Impact the South China Sea
November 07, 2018
How the US-China Trade War Could Impact the South China Sea
A nationalist and wounded China, faced with the economic consequences of the trade war, will be a dangerous prospect.
How the US-China Trade War Could Impact the South China Sea
Indian Navy Boomer Completes First Deterrent Patrol
November 06, 2018
Indian Navy Boomer Completes First Deterrent Patrol
India’s first domestically built nuclear-powered ballistic missile sub has completed its first deterrent patrol.
Indian Navy Boomer Completes First Deterrent Patrol
New Video Shows Moment of Near-Collision Between US and Chinese Warship in South China Sea
November 05, 2018
New Video Shows Moment of Near-Collision Between US and Chinese Warship in South China Sea
A Chinese destroyer issued an unusually hostile verbal warning to the crew of a U.S. destroyer.
New Video Shows Moment of Near-Collision Between US and Chinese Warship in South China Sea
Can Russia Help Bring Peace to Afghanistan?
November 02, 2018
Can Russia Help Bring Peace to Afghanistan?
Russia’s reconciliation efforts should align with Afghanistan’s needs.
Can Russia Help Bring Peace to Afghanistan?
Koreas Successfully Implement September 2018 Comprehensive Military Agreement
November 02, 2018
Koreas Successfully Implement September 2018 Comprehensive Military Agreement
The two Koreas successfully implement a historic Comprehensive Military Agreement.
Koreas Successfully Implement September 2018 Comprehensive Military Agreement
Beyond Denuclearization: Dealing With North Korea’s Other WMDs
November 02, 2018
Beyond Denuclearization: Dealing With North Korea’s Other WMDs
Even if Pyongyang gives up its nukes, it will still have biological and chemical weapons and EMPs.
Beyond Denuclearization: Dealing With North Korea’s Other WMDs
Japan Scrambles Fighter Jets to Intercept Chinese Spy Plane
November 01, 2018
Japan Scrambles Fighter Jets to Intercept Chinese Spy Plane
The Japan Air Self Defense Force intercepted a Chinese military surveillance aircraft in the Sea of Japan on October 29.
Japan Scrambles Fighter Jets to Intercept Chinese Spy Plane
What Chance Do Carriers Have in Asia in a Post-INF Treaty World?
October 31, 2018
What Chance Do Carriers Have in Asia in a Post-INF Treaty World?
The extent to which the above-surface environment in the Western Pacific becomes more lethal for big ships should matter at the margins for carrier procurement.
What Chance Do Carriers Have in Asia in a Post-INF Treaty World?
With Latest Abe-Modi Meet, India and Japan Make Security and Defense Cooperation Strides
October 31, 2018
With Latest Abe-Modi Meet, India and Japan Make Security and Defense Cooperation Strides
Negotiations on a new military logistics sharing agreement are but a part of the new dimensions to the relationship.
With Latest Abe-Modi Meet, India and Japan Make Security and Defense Cooperation Strides
US, Japan Kick off Military Exercise Involving 57,000 Personnel
October 30, 2018
US, Japan Kick off Military Exercise Involving 57,000 Personnel
The U.S. and Japan began the biennial Keen Sword exercise at military installations throughout Japan and surrounding waters.
US, Japan Kick off Military Exercise Involving 57,000 Personnel
Sri Lanka’s Constitutional Crisis: The Geopolitical Dimension
October 30, 2018
Sri Lanka’s Constitutional Crisis: The Geopolitical Dimension
The sacking of Sri Lanka’s prime minister bodes poorly for India and the US, but is a welcome sign for China.
Sri Lanka’s Constitutional Crisis: The Geopolitical Dimension
INF Withdrawal: Bolton’s Tool to Shatter China-Russia Military Ties?
October 24, 2018
INF Withdrawal: Bolton’s Tool to Shatter China-Russia Military Ties?
U.S. withdrawal from the INF Treaty could heat up the Russia-China border.
INF Withdrawal: Bolton’s Tool to Shatter China-Russia Military Ties?
2 US Warships Transit Taiwan Strait
October 23, 2018
2 US Warships Transit Taiwan Strait
Passage by a cruiser and destroyer follows similar transit in July.
2 US Warships Transit Taiwan Strait
What the Trump Administration's Consideration of a Plan to Ban Chinese Students Says About US-China Competition
October 23, 2018
What the Trump Administration's Consideration of a Plan to Ban Chinese Students Says About US-China Competition
The proposal suggests how seriously the administration is thinking about confrontation and competition with China.
What the Trump Administration's Consideration of a Plan to Ban Chinese Students Says About US-China Competition
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