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Another North Korean Provocation Ahead of the G20 Summit? Don’t Count On It
June 26, 2019
Another North Korean Provocation Ahead of the G20 Summit? Don’t Count On It
North Korea is keeping its options open amid warming ties with the United States and China.
Another North Korean Provocation Ahead of the G20 Summit? Don’t Count On It
Trump Wants China to Pick Up the Slack in the Strait of Hormuz
June 25, 2019
Trump Wants China to Pick Up the Slack in the Strait of Hormuz
The PLAN might not mind.
Trump Wants China to Pick Up the Slack in the Strait of Hormuz
When a China Propaganda Campaign Infiltrated the United States
June 25, 2019
When a China Propaganda Campaign Infiltrated the United States
The case of a pro-Nationalist propaganda network in the United States in the 1930s reinforces the fact that foreign interference in U.S. politics is far from new.
When a China Propaganda Campaign Infiltrated the United States
Report: 2 Russian Tu-95 Strategic Bombers Violate Japan's Airspace
June 20, 2019
Report: 2 Russian Tu-95 Strategic Bombers Violate Japan's Airspace
Two nuclear-capable Tu-95 long-range bombers have violated Japanese airspace on June 20, according to the country’s defense ministry.
Report: 2 Russian Tu-95 Strategic Bombers Violate Japan's Airspace
Russia, China Block UN From Saying North Korea Violated Sanctions
June 19, 2019
Russia, China Block UN From Saying North Korea Violated Sanctions
Moscow and Beijing blocked a U.S. request to declare that North Korea violated the cap on imports of refined petroleum.
Russia, China Block UN From Saying North Korea Violated Sanctions
Japan Scrambles Fighter Jets in Response to Chinese Spy Plane Over Miyako Strait
June 17, 2019
Japan Scrambles Fighter Jets in Response to Chinese Spy Plane Over Miyako Strait
For the first time in over a month, Japan’s Ministry of Defense has publicized the interception of a foreign military aircraft.
Japan Scrambles Fighter Jets in Response to Chinese Spy Plane Over Miyako Strait
Chinese Vessel Rams, Sinks Philippine Fishing Boat in Reed Bank
June 14, 2019
Chinese Vessel Rams, Sinks Philippine Fishing Boat in Reed Bank
Philippine crew rescued by Vietnamese fishermen in disputed South China Sea waters.
Chinese Vessel Rams, Sinks Philippine Fishing Boat in Reed Bank
Global WMD Risks Are Rising. It’s Time to Do Something About It
June 14, 2019
Global WMD Risks Are Rising. It’s Time to Do Something About It
Treaties to control chemical, biological and nuclear weapons of mass destruction (WMD) are at risk.
Global WMD Risks Are Rising. It’s Time to Do Something About It
The Risks of a ‘Total’ US-China Competition
June 14, 2019
The Risks of a ‘Total’ US-China Competition
Even China hawks need to make a careful appraisal of what sparks joy in the Sino-American relationship.
The Risks of a ‘Total’ US-China Competition
Largest Japanese Warship Joins US Supercarrier for Bilateral Deployment in South China Sea
June 13, 2019
Largest Japanese Warship Joins US Supercarrier for Bilateral Deployment in South China Sea
The vessels conducted a range of bilateral drills.
Largest Japanese Warship Joins US Supercarrier for Bilateral Deployment in South China Sea
South China Sea Collision Talk Threatens to Rock China-Philippines Relations
June 12, 2019
South China Sea Collision Talk Threatens to Rock China-Philippines Relations
The incident is just the latest flare up between China and the Philippines on the South China Sea issue.
South China Sea Collision Talk Threatens to Rock China-Philippines Relations
US, Japan Aircraft Carriers Conduct Naval Exercise in South China Sea
June 12, 2019
US, Japan Aircraft Carriers Conduct Naval Exercise in South China Sea
The U.S. and Japanese carriers jointly participated in a number of naval drills to enhance interoperability between the two navies.
US, Japan Aircraft Carriers Conduct Naval Exercise in South China Sea
Days Before Singapore Summit Anniversary, Kim Jong Un Sends Trump a New Letter
June 12, 2019
Days Before Singapore Summit Anniversary, Kim Jong Un Sends Trump a New Letter
The letter is the first known contact from Kim to Trump directly since the Hanoi summit.
Days Before Singapore Summit Anniversary, Kim Jong Un Sends Trump a New Letter
France as an Indo-Pacific Power: Making the Case
June 11, 2019
France as an Indo-Pacific Power: Making the Case
Unlike other far-flung powers, France emphasizes its massive Indo-Pacific exclusive economic zone and constellation of territories.
France as an Indo-Pacific Power: Making the Case
South China Sea: Philippine Coast Guard Spots PLAN Warship Off Scarborough Shoal
June 10, 2019
South China Sea: Philippine Coast Guard Spots PLAN Warship Off Scarborough Shoal
The warship was accompanied by China Coast Guard and maritime militia vessels.
South China Sea: Philippine Coast Guard Spots PLAN Warship Off Scarborough Shoal
A Cold Arena? Greenland as a Focus of Arctic Competition
June 10, 2019
A Cold Arena? Greenland as a Focus of Arctic Competition
Recent questions over the extent of China’s ambitions for Greenland deserve close scrutiny.
A Cold Arena? Greenland as a Focus of Arctic Competition
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