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Why Are US Allies Japan and South Korea Drawing Closer to Russia?
March 20, 2018
Why Are US Allies Japan and South Korea Drawing Closer to Russia?
Rational self-interest and energy security are more important than Western politics for US allies in Northeast Asia.
Why Are US Allies Japan and South Korea Drawing Closer to Russia?
What’s New About Indonesia’s ‘Push’ for ASEAN South China Sea Patrols?
March 20, 2018
What’s New About Indonesia’s ‘Push’ for ASEAN South China Sea Patrols?
There is little that is novel about Jakarta’s push for patrols, and the same questions remain about their feasibility and utility.
What’s New About Indonesia’s ‘Push’ for ASEAN South China Sea Patrols?
How Does Japan View the US View of Preemption on the Korean Peninsula?
March 20, 2018
How Does Japan View the US View of Preemption on the Korean Peninsula?
The Trump administration has decided to rhetorically investigate a policy that neither Seoul nor Tokyo can genuinely support.
How Does Japan View the US View of Preemption on the Korean Peninsula?
China’s Private Army: Protecting the New Silk Road
March 20, 2018
China’s Private Army: Protecting the New Silk Road
How will Beijing provide security for Chinese personnel and infrastructure along the Belt and Road?
China’s Private Army: Protecting the New Silk Road
Taiwan, Japan Amend Bilateral East China Sea Fisheries Agreement
March 19, 2018
Taiwan, Japan Amend Bilateral East China Sea Fisheries Agreement
The 2013 bilateral fisheries agreement continues to see changes.
Taiwan, Japan Amend Bilateral East China Sea Fisheries Agreement
How Should the US Engage China in Space?
March 17, 2018
How Should the US Engage China in Space?
Examining the maritime domain for lessons on a strategic way forward for U.S.-China cooperation.
How Should the US Engage China in Space?
Why Is North Korea Keeping Silent on the Trump-Kim Meeting?
March 15, 2018
Why Is North Korea Keeping Silent on the Trump-Kim Meeting?
There are several possible reasons -- and none bode well for successful talks.
Why Is North Korea Keeping Silent on the Trump-Kim Meeting?
The Trump-Kim Summit Is No ‘Nixon to China’ Moment
March 15, 2018
The Trump-Kim Summit Is No ‘Nixon to China’ Moment
The Trump administration lacks the prep work and personal involvement that made Nixon’s China trip a success.
The Trump-Kim Summit Is No ‘Nixon to China’ Moment
US, Japan Conduct Anti-Submarine Warfare Drill in South China Sea
March 14, 2018
US, Japan Conduct Anti-Submarine Warfare Drill in South China Sea
A U.S. Navy carrier strike group began a bilateral maritime drill with the Japan Maritime Self Defense Force this week.
US, Japan Conduct Anti-Submarine Warfare Drill in South China Sea
North Korea Is Building Monuments to Its 2 Flight-Tested ICBMs
March 13, 2018
North Korea Is Building Monuments to Its 2 Flight-Tested ICBMs
Open-source analysis finds an interesting use for North Korea's old ICBM launch sites.
North Korea Is Building Monuments to Its 2 Flight-Tested ICBMs
Will the US Send a F-35-Carrying Amphibious Assault Ship to Korea for War Games?
March 13, 2018
Will the US Send a F-35-Carrying Amphibious Assault Ship to Korea for War Games?
The U.S. is reportedly dispatching an amphibious assault ship to the Korean Peninsula for a joint-U.S.-ROK landing exercise early next month.
Will the US Send a F-35-Carrying Amphibious Assault Ship to Korea for War Games?
Abe to Visit US in April, Following Trump's Willingness for a North Korea Summit
March 12, 2018
Abe to Visit US in April, Following Trump's Willingness for a North Korea Summit
Japan will be wary about the prospect of a Trump-Kim summit.
Abe to Visit US in April, Following Trump's Willingness for a North Korea Summit
South Korean Envoy: Trump Accepts North Korea's Invitation to Meet Kim Jong-un
March 09, 2018
South Korean Envoy: Trump Accepts North Korea's Invitation to Meet Kim Jong-un
The meeting, if it happens, will be the first between a sitting U.S. president and a North Korean leader.
South Korean Envoy: Trump Accepts North Korea's Invitation to Meet Kim Jong-un
Should Malaysia Rename its Part of the South China Sea?
March 09, 2018
Should Malaysia Rename its Part of the South China Sea?
Public discussion of the proposal belies the challenges inherent in adopting it as well as Malaysia’s own approach to the question.
Should Malaysia Rename its Part of the South China Sea?
Remembering USS <em>Lexington</em>'s Story in the Pacific War
March 07, 2018
Remembering USS Lexington's Story in the Pacific War
USS Lexington has been found.
Remembering USS Lexington's Story in the Pacific War
Putin's Exotic New Missiles Didn't Come From Nowhere. What Can the US Do in Response?
March 07, 2018
Putin's Exotic New Missiles Didn't Come From Nowhere. What Can the US Do in Response?
The last thing the world needs is another arms race. The U.S. would do well to avoid taking Putin's bait.
Putin's Exotic New Missiles Didn't Come From Nowhere. What Can the US Do in Response?
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