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North Korean Denuclearization: What it Might Look Like
April 25, 2018
North Korean Denuclearization: What it Might Look Like
To be successful, North Korean denuclearization must be verifiable and enforceable.
North Korean Denuclearization: What it Might Look Like
Rethinking the Early Years of the US-Japan Alliance and Soviet Competition
April 24, 2018
Rethinking the Early Years of the US-Japan Alliance and Soviet Competition
The early years of the U.S.-Japan alliance in the post-war era were rocky.
Rethinking the Early Years of the US-Japan Alliance and Soviet Competition
East China Sea: Japan Coast Guard Warns Chinese Survey Ship in Exclusive Economic Zone
April 22, 2018
East China Sea: Japan Coast Guard Warns Chinese Survey Ship in Exclusive Economic Zone
The incident comes as Japan and China agreed to expedite talks on a East China Sea air and sea communication mechanism.
East China Sea: Japan Coast Guard Warns Chinese Survey Ship in Exclusive Economic Zone
What Kim Jong-un Gets Out of a Self-Enforced ICBM Testing Freeze
April 22, 2018
What Kim Jong-un Gets Out of a Self-Enforced ICBM Testing Freeze
The North Korean leader needs time to build out his nuclear forces — time that doesn't need to spent testing ICBMs, necessarily.
What Kim Jong-un Gets Out of a Self-Enforced ICBM Testing Freeze
South China Sea: Australian Navy Vessels En Route to Vietnam Received Warnings From Chinese Navy
April 21, 2018
South China Sea: Australian Navy Vessels En Route to Vietnam Received Warnings From Chinese Navy
Australian warships found themselves in a confrontation with the People's Liberation Army-Navy in the South China Sea.
South China Sea: Australian Navy Vessels En Route to Vietnam Received Warnings From Chinese Navy
Russia and Pakistan: A Durable Anti-American Alliance in South Asia
April 21, 2018
Russia and Pakistan: A Durable Anti-American Alliance in South Asia
Why the Moscow-Islamabad security partnership will likely continue to strengthen for the foreseeable future.
Russia and Pakistan: A Durable Anti-American Alliance in South Asia
Is ‘Denuclearization’ the Answer to the North Korea Nuclear Problem?
April 21, 2018
Is ‘Denuclearization’ the Answer to the North Korea Nuclear Problem?
Or could a nuclear weapons free zone -- an NWFZ -- be a better solution?
Is ‘Denuclearization’ the Answer to the North Korea Nuclear Problem?
Why Do the US and China Take the Approaches to IP Protection That They Do?
April 17, 2018
Why Do the US and China Take the Approaches to IP Protection That They Do?
What explains the divergent approaches between the two powers?
Why Do the US and China Take the Approaches to IP Protection That They Do?
Is the Western Pacific Heading Towards an Amphibious Arms Race?
April 17, 2018
Is the Western Pacific Heading Towards an Amphibious Arms Race?
China and the U.S. have steadily been expanding their marine forces and the amphibious capabilities that accompany them in the Western Pacific.
Is the Western Pacific Heading Towards an Amphibious Arms Race?
Japan Air Self Defense Force: Intercepts Down 23 Percent
April 17, 2018
Japan Air Self Defense Force: Intercepts Down 23 Percent
The number of Japan Air Self Defense Force scrambles decreased by 23 percent during fiscal year 2017.
Japan Air Self Defense Force: Intercepts Down 23 Percent
How India Can Beat China in Nepal
April 12, 2018
How India Can Beat China in Nepal
A recent visit provides an opportunity for India to begin delivering on its bilateral ties with Kathmandu amid growing competition from Beijing.
How India Can Beat China in Nepal
Russia’s Potemkin Missiles
April 11, 2018
Russia’s Potemkin Missiles
Moscow’s posturing telegraphs weakness rather than strength.
Russia’s Potemkin Missiles
US Carrier Conducts Air Wing Sortie Drills in South China Sea
April 11, 2018
US Carrier Conducts Air Wing Sortie Drills in South China Sea
A U.S. carrier strike group showed off its ability to rapidly launch fighters in the South China Sea.
US Carrier Conducts Air Wing Sortie Drills in South China Sea
A Southern Pacific Base for the Chinese Navy in Vanuatu?
April 10, 2018
A Southern Pacific Base for the Chinese Navy in Vanuatu?
Is China pursuing a naval installation at Vanuatu?
A Southern Pacific Base for the Chinese Navy in Vanuatu?
South China Sea: China Deploys Jamming Equipment
April 10, 2018
South China Sea: China Deploys Jamming Equipment
New imagery shows a suspected deployment of electronic warfare equipment to the Spratlys.
South China Sea: China Deploys Jamming Equipment
Looking Into the Report That Spurred Trump's Trade War With China
April 09, 2018
Looking Into the Report That Spurred Trump's Trade War With China
What are the national security assumptions driving Trump's acerbic trade policy toward China?
Looking Into the Report That Spurred Trump's Trade War With China
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