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ASEAN’s Post-Marawi Islamic State Challenge
October 19, 2017
ASEAN’s Post-Marawi Islamic State Challenge
Even as the battle for Marawi winds down, the wider war against the terror group and its affiliates continues.
ASEAN’s Post-Marawi Islamic State Challenge
Parsing the North Korean Cyber Threat
October 18, 2017
Parsing the North Korean Cyber Threat
To combat North Korea's cyber activity, we must first understand it.
Parsing the North Korean Cyber Threat
The Sinpo-C-Class: A New North Korean Ballistic Missile Submarine Is Under Construction
October 18, 2017
The Sinpo-C-Class: A New North Korean Ballistic Missile Submarine Is Under Construction
U.S. intelligence has detected a large, new submarine under construction: the Sinpo-C.
The Sinpo-C-Class: A New North Korean Ballistic Missile Submarine Is Under Construction
India, Russia to Kick Off Major Military Exercise This Week
October 17, 2017
India, Russia to Kick Off Major Military Exercise This Week
The 2017 joint Indo-Russian military drill will include army, navy, and air force elements for the first time.
India, Russia to Kick Off Major Military Exercise This Week
Trump's Overconfidence in US Missile Defense Could Lead to a Deadly War With North Korea
October 17, 2017
Trump's Overconfidence in US Missile Defense Could Lead to a Deadly War With North Korea
A belief that missile defense works when it doesn't can lead to a devastating war.
Trump's Overconfidence in US Missile Defense Could Lead to a Deadly War With North Korea
US, ROK Navies Hold Military Drill off Korean Peninsula
October 16, 2017
US, ROK Navies Hold Military Drill off Korean Peninsula
The naval exercise involves a U.S. carrier strike group and some of South Korea’s most advanced surface warships.
US, ROK Navies Hold Military Drill off Korean Peninsula
Japanese Defense Ministry: 'Unusual' Chinese Military Air Activities Increase Near Japan's Airspace
October 16, 2017
Japanese Defense Ministry: 'Unusual' Chinese Military Air Activities Increase Near Japan's Airspace
Total Air Self-Defense Force scrambles dropped slightly from 2016, but Japan remains concerned.
Japanese Defense Ministry: 'Unusual' Chinese Military Air Activities Increase Near Japan's Airspace
US Treasury Designates Chinese Firm That Transferred ICBM-Toting Heavy Trucks to North Korea
October 16, 2017
US Treasury Designates Chinese Firm That Transferred ICBM-Toting Heavy Trucks to North Korea
China-based Wuhan Sanjiang sees new U.S. Treasury sanctions.
US Treasury Designates Chinese Firm That Transferred ICBM-Toting Heavy Trucks to North Korea
US, Japan, South Korea Conduct Nighttime Air Exercise
October 13, 2017
US, Japan, South Korea Conduct Nighttime Air Exercise
US strategic bombers for the first time carried out a nighttime training mission with Japanese, ROK fighter Jets near Sea of Japan.
US, Japan, South Korea Conduct Nighttime Air Exercise
Slow and Steady: US Intellectual Property and the China Challenge
October 12, 2017
Slow and Steady: US Intellectual Property and the China Challenge
There are glimmers of progress on intellectual property with China despite challenges.
Slow and Steady: US Intellectual Property and the China Challenge
South China Sea: Fourth US FONOP in Five Months Suggests a New Operational Rhythm
October 12, 2017
South China Sea: Fourth US FONOP in Five Months Suggests a New Operational Rhythm
The Trump administration has accepted a higher pace of freedom of navigation operations in the South China Sea.
South China Sea: Fourth US FONOP in Five Months Suggests a New Operational Rhythm
Would China and Russia Support a North Korean Insurgency?
October 12, 2017
Would China and Russia Support a North Korean Insurgency?
It likely depends on North Korea’s use of weapons of mass destruction in a conflict with the U.S. and South Korea.
Would China and Russia Support a North Korean Insurgency?
US Nuclear Sub Armed With Cruise Missiles Arrives in South Korea
October 11, 2017
US Nuclear Sub Armed With Cruise Missiles Arrives in South Korea
A nuclear-powered attack submarine visits the U.S. Navy’s only naval base in mainland Asia.
US Nuclear Sub Armed With Cruise Missiles Arrives in South Korea
Understanding the Threat Posed by Hypersonic Weapons
October 06, 2017
Understanding the Threat Posed by Hypersonic Weapons
Would an arms control arrangement restricting hypersonic technology suffice in tamping the threat?
Understanding the Threat Posed by Hypersonic Weapons
How to Make Sense of Offensive US Cyber Operations Against North Korean Military Intelligence
October 02, 2017
How to Make Sense of Offensive US Cyber Operations Against North Korean Military Intelligence
U.S. offensive cyber operations against North Korean military intelligence are significant.
How to Make Sense of Offensive US Cyber Operations Against North Korean Military Intelligence
South China Sea: Philippines Plans Spratly Upgrades
October 01, 2017
South China Sea: Philippines Plans Spratly Upgrades
The Philippines Armed Forces will upgrade the airstrip on Thitu Island, among other improvement.
South China Sea: Philippines Plans Spratly Upgrades
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