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China’s Air Defense Identification Zone and Lao Airlines Flight QV916
December 15, 2015
China’s Air Defense Identification Zone and Lao Airlines Flight QV916
A curious case of mistrust and misunderstanding in the East China Sea
China’s Air Defense Identification Zone and Lao Airlines Flight QV916
An ADIZ with Chinese Characteristics
October 19, 2015
An ADIZ with Chinese Characteristics
Australia must join other countries in the region in protecting its right of overflight.
An ADIZ with Chinese Characteristics
China Enforcing Quasi-ADIZ in South China Sea: Philippine Justice
October 13, 2015
China Enforcing Quasi-ADIZ in South China Sea: Philippine Justice
Beijing is already effectively implementing an air defense identification zone.
China Enforcing Quasi-ADIZ in South China Sea: Philippine Justice
China Should Not Declare New South China Sea ADIZ: Top Chinese Expert
July 22, 2015
China Should Not Declare New South China Sea ADIZ: Top Chinese Expert
One of the country's leading experts admits this should be on Beijing’s ‘should not do’ list.
China Should Not Declare New South China Sea ADIZ: Top Chinese Expert
Mandate of Heaven: An ADIZ in the South China Sea
July 20, 2015
Mandate of Heaven: An ADIZ in the South China Sea
Might China seek to amend customary international law in relation to air defense identification zones?
Mandate of Heaven: An ADIZ in the South China Sea
China’s Maritime Disputes: Trouble to the South, but the East Stays Quiet
June 12, 2015
China’s Maritime Disputes: Trouble to the South, but the East Stays Quiet
Tensions are rising in the South China Sea — so why is the East China Sea so calm?
China’s Maritime Disputes: Trouble to the South, but the East Stays Quiet
The Case for a Bolder US South China Sea Policy
May 14, 2015
The Case for a Bolder US South China Sea Policy
Why does Washington need a more robust approach, and what might it look like?
The Case for a Bolder US South China Sea Policy
How Close Is China to Another South China Sea Airstrip?
January 10, 2015
How Close Is China to Another South China Sea Airstrip?
Beijing could have a second airstrip in the South China Sea by the end of 2015.
How Close Is China to Another South China Sea Airstrip?
Chinese Maritime Activism: Strategy Or Vagary?
December 18, 2014
Chinese Maritime Activism: Strategy Or Vagary?
A new study questions the conventional wisdom of a coordinated national strategy.
Chinese Maritime Activism: Strategy Or Vagary?
The Japan-China Defense Hotline’s Growing Importance
October 28, 2014
The Japan-China Defense Hotline’s Growing Importance
The Japan-U.S. defense guidelines update is necessitating dialogue in the East China Sea.
The Japan-China Defense Hotline’s Growing Importance
Freedom of Navigation and China: What Should Europe Do?
August 19, 2014
Freedom of Navigation and China: What Should Europe Do?
It is in Europe’s interests to join in defending the concept of freedom of navigation.
Freedom of Navigation and China: What Should Europe Do?
Hillary Clinton’s China Policy
August 06, 2014
Hillary Clinton’s China Policy
In her new book the potential 2016 presidential candidate talks about her approach to China.
Hillary Clinton’s China Policy
China May Build ‘Artificial Island’ in South China Sea
June 07, 2014
China May Build ‘Artificial Island’ in South China Sea
The island would be used as a military base to enforce a South China Sea air-defense identification zone.
China May Build ‘Artificial Island’ in South China Sea
Taiwan Asserts Itself in East China Sea
March 01, 2014
Taiwan Asserts Itself in East China Sea
The Taiwanese Coast Guard and Military conducted a simulated fire drill and patrols in the East China Sea last week.
Taiwan Asserts Itself in East China Sea
Chinese Foreign Ministry: No South China Sea ADIZ
February 04, 2014
Chinese Foreign Ministry: No South China Sea ADIZ
China says that reports of a South China Sea ADIZ being imminent are baseless rumors.
Chinese Foreign Ministry: No South China Sea ADIZ
China’s Drafting a South China Sea ADIZ
January 31, 2014
China’s Drafting a South China Sea ADIZ
China reportedly began drawing up plans for a South China Sea Air Defense Identification Zone as early as May 2013.
China’s Drafting a South China Sea ADIZ
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