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Japan Scrambles Fighter Jets to Intercept Chinese Y-9JB Aircraft Over East China Sea
December 18, 2018
Japan Scrambles Fighter Jets to Intercept Chinese Y-9JB Aircraft Over East China Sea
The Japan Air Self Defense Force intercepted a PLANAF spy plane near Okinawa on December 14.
Japan Scrambles Fighter Jets to Intercept Chinese Y-9JB Aircraft Over East China Sea
The Geopolitics of Oil and Gas in the South China Sea
December 12, 2018
The Geopolitics of Oil and Gas in the South China Sea
Insights from Eufracia Taylor and Hugo Brennan.
The Geopolitics of Oil and Gas in the South China Sea
China Dispatches New Naval Fleet for Gulf of Aden Escort Mission
December 11, 2018
China Dispatches New Naval Fleet for Gulf of Aden Escort Mission
The PLAN's deployments to the western Indian Ocean region continue.
China Dispatches New Naval Fleet for Gulf of Aden Escort Mission
Australia Deploys P-8A Poseidon to Japan to Enforce North Korea Sanctions
December 07, 2018
Australia Deploys P-8A Poseidon to Japan to Enforce North Korea Sanctions
Australia will deploy the maritime patrol aircraft to Japan to conduct maritime surveillance to prevent sanctions evasions.
Australia Deploys P-8A Poseidon to Japan to Enforce North Korea Sanctions
US Navy Conducts First Post-Cold War FONOP in Peter the Great Bay, Off Russian Coast
December 06, 2018
US Navy Conducts First Post-Cold War FONOP in Peter the Great Bay, Off Russian Coast
The operation challenges what the United States sees as excessive Russian maritime claims.
US Navy Conducts First Post-Cold War FONOP in Peter the Great Bay, Off Russian Coast
India, Japan Air Forces Hold First Joint Military Exercise
December 06, 2018
India, Japan Air Forces Hold First Joint Military Exercise
India and Japan kicked off their first joint air exercise in northern India in early December.
India, Japan Air Forces Hold First Joint Military Exercise
Japan Intercepts Chinese Electronic Warfare and Surveillance Aircraft Over East China Sea
December 04, 2018
Japan Intercepts Chinese Electronic Warfare and Surveillance Aircraft Over East China Sea
The Japan Air Self Defense Force intercepted a PLANAF spy plane over the East China Sea and Tsushima Strait on November 26.
Japan Intercepts Chinese Electronic Warfare and Surveillance Aircraft Over East China Sea
Revealed: US Intelligence Chief Clarifies the Nature of Russia's INF Treaty Violation
December 02, 2018
Revealed: US Intelligence Chief Clarifies the Nature of Russia's INF Treaty Violation
The head of the U.S. intelligence community discussed Russia's treaty violation in more detail than ever before.
Revealed: US Intelligence Chief Clarifies the Nature of Russia's INF Treaty Violation
Russia-China-India Trilateral Leaders' Summit Reconvenes at 2018 G20
December 01, 2018
Russia-China-India Trilateral Leaders' Summit Reconvenes at 2018 G20
After 12 years, the leaders of Russia, India, and China meet in a trilateral setting.
Russia-China-India Trilateral Leaders' Summit Reconvenes at 2018 G20
The <em>Izumo</em>-class's VSTOL Conversions and Japanese Navy Power
November 30, 2018
The Izumo-class's VSTOL Conversions and Japanese Navy Power
How many carrier-based F-35s will Japan operate?
The Izumo-class's VSTOL Conversions and Japanese Navy Power
Operation Red Sea: The Chinese Public's Introduction to Beijing's New Navy
November 28, 2018
Operation Red Sea: The Chinese Public's Introduction to Beijing's New Navy
A Chinese film showcases the increasing might of the People's Liberation Army Navy.
Operation Red Sea: The Chinese Public's Introduction to Beijing's New Navy
Armed Insurgents Attack Chinese Consulate in Karachi
November 24, 2018
Armed Insurgents Attack Chinese Consulate in Karachi
The attack was claimed by the Balochistan Liberation Army.
Armed Insurgents Attack Chinese Consulate in Karachi
Who’s Driving the Wedge Into US-South Korea Relations?
November 22, 2018
Who’s Driving the Wedge Into US-South Korea Relations?
Don't blame Pyongyang: the United States and South Korea are weakening their alliance on their own.
Who’s Driving the Wedge Into US-South Korea Relations?
Hypersonic Boost-Glide Weapons and Challenges to International Security
November 16, 2018
Hypersonic Boost-Glide Weapons and Challenges to International Security
Hypersonic boost-glide vehicles present new iterations of old challenges to strategic stability.
Hypersonic Boost-Glide Weapons and Challenges to International Security
A New Turn in the Taliban’s War: Hazarajat Under Siege
November 16, 2018
A New Turn in the Taliban’s War: Hazarajat Under Siege
The Ghani government’s negligence when it comes to non-Pashtuns is clear.
A New Turn in the Taliban’s War: Hazarajat Under Siege
End the INF Treaty, But Don't Set Aside Arms Control Altogether in Asia
November 12, 2018
End the INF Treaty, But Don't Set Aside Arms Control Altogether in Asia
The INF Treaty may no longer suit U.S. interests, but that doesn't mean arms control has no place in Asia.
End the INF Treaty, But Don't Set Aside Arms Control Altogether in Asia
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