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From a Slow Simmer to a Boil: Managing Tensions in a Heating South China Sea
October 16, 2018
From a Slow Simmer to a Boil: Managing Tensions in a Heating South China Sea
Tensions are rising in the South China Sea.
From a Slow Simmer to a Boil: Managing Tensions in a Heating South China Sea
China Deploys Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine and Rescue Vessel in Indian Ocean
October 16, 2018
China Deploys Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine and Rescue Vessel in Indian Ocean
China has deployed an attack submarine in the Indian Ocean this month, according to Indian Ministry of Defense sources.
China Deploys Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine and Rescue Vessel in Indian Ocean
Asia and the ICC: 20 Years Later
October 13, 2018
Asia and the ICC: 20 Years Later
The Rome Statute that created the International Criminal Court turns 20 this year. How has Asia engaged (or not) with the ICC?
Asia and the ICC: 20 Years Later
The Risks of Kim's Diplomatic Double Game
October 11, 2018
The Risks of Kim's Diplomatic Double Game
Increased tensions in the South China Sea heightens the risks of Kim Jong Un’s diplomatic double game.
The Risks of Kim's Diplomatic Double Game
Chinese National Indicted in US Economic Espionage Case, Extradited to US
October 11, 2018
Chinese National Indicted in US Economic Espionage Case, Extradited to US
In a first, a Chinese national has been extradited to the United States in an economic espionage case.
Chinese National Indicted in US Economic Espionage Case, Extradited to US
CAATSA's Out of the Bag: Sanctions, Intellectual Property, and US-China Relations
October 09, 2018
CAATSA's Out of the Bag: Sanctions, Intellectual Property, and US-China Relations
Push sanctions too far and China may decide that it’s past time to challenge U.S. financial and legal hegemony.
CAATSA's Out of the Bag: Sanctions, Intellectual Property, and US-China Relations
3 Types of Chinese Reactions to Mike Pence’s China Speech
October 07, 2018
3 Types of Chinese Reactions to Mike Pence’s China Speech
These diverse views show that China is still debating how to handle an increasingly aggressive United States.
3 Types of Chinese Reactions to Mike Pence’s China Speech
US-North Korea Diplomacy Picks Up With a Pompeo-Kim Encounter in Pyongyang
October 07, 2018
US-North Korea Diplomacy Picks Up With a Pompeo-Kim Encounter in Pyongyang
The meeting marks the highest level contact between the two countries since the Singapore Summit in June.
US-North Korea Diplomacy Picks Up With a Pompeo-Kim Encounter in Pyongyang
Floating Nuclear Power Plants in Northeast Asia? A Daunting Prospect.
October 05, 2018
Floating Nuclear Power Plants in Northeast Asia? A Daunting Prospect.
Weak multilateral architecture, territorial disputes, and natural disaster vulnerability compound the unknowns of Russia’s new energy platform.
Floating Nuclear Power Plants in Northeast Asia? A Daunting Prospect.
US-North Korea Talks Are About to Spin Up Again: What Does Pyongyang Really Want?
October 04, 2018
US-North Korea Talks Are About to Spin Up Again: What Does Pyongyang Really Want?
North Korea is looking to open up a path to sanctions relief.
US-North Korea Talks Are About to Spin Up Again: What Does Pyongyang Really Want?
COMCASA and the Future of India's Defense Industrial Base
October 03, 2018
COMCASA and the Future of India's Defense Industrial Base
Greater U.S.-India defense integration is expected to continue.
COMCASA and the Future of India's Defense Industrial Base
'Unsafe' Incident between US and Chinese Warships During FONOP
October 02, 2018
'Unsafe' Incident between US and Chinese Warships During FONOP
PLA Navy ship crossed 45 yards ahead of USS Decatur in the Spratly Islands.
'Unsafe' Incident between US and Chinese Warships During FONOP
A First: Japan's Largest Warship Visits Sri Lanka on Indo-Pacific Deployment
October 02, 2018
A First: Japan's Largest Warship Visits Sri Lanka on Indo-Pacific Deployment
Japan's defense and security cooperation with Sri Lanka continues to deepen.
A First: Japan's Largest Warship Visits Sri Lanka on Indo-Pacific Deployment
Pentagon: Chinese Warship in 'Unsafe' Encounter With US Destroyer During Freedom of Navigation Operation
October 02, 2018
Pentagon: Chinese Warship in 'Unsafe' Encounter With US Destroyer During Freedom of Navigation Operation
The incident represents the most dangerous and direct Chinese challenge to U.S. freedom of navigation operations in the South China Sea.
Pentagon: Chinese Warship in 'Unsafe' Encounter With US Destroyer During Freedom of Navigation Operation
The US-China Trade War Has No Winners—Yet
October 02, 2018
The US-China Trade War Has No Winners—Yet
Neither the United States nor China is winning right now and the trade war will be a long one.
The US-China Trade War Has No Winners—Yet
US Navy Destroyer Conducts Freedom of Navigation Operation Near Gaven, Johnson Reefs
October 01, 2018
US Navy Destroyer Conducts Freedom of Navigation Operation Near Gaven, Johnson Reefs
The latest U.S. FONOP testing Chinese maritime claims comes at a time of heightened U.S.-China bilateral tensions.
US Navy Destroyer Conducts Freedom of Navigation Operation Near Gaven, Johnson Reefs
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