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After China Meeting, ASEAN Must Unite on South China Sea
June 30, 2016
After China Meeting, ASEAN Must Unite on South China Sea
With the PCA verdict approaching, the grouping must stand together on the issue in the coming months.
After China Meeting, ASEAN Must Unite on South China Sea
Exclusive: China’s South China Sea Statement That Divided ASEAN
June 23, 2016
Exclusive: China’s South China Sea Statement That Divided ASEAN
A first look at the content of the “ten-point consensus” Beijing proposed at the recent ASEAN-China meeting.
Exclusive: China’s South China Sea Statement That Divided ASEAN
What Really Happened at the ASEAN-China Special Kunming Meeting
June 21, 2016
What Really Happened at the ASEAN-China Special Kunming Meeting
For all the claims of confusion, what happened and what it means is actually already pretty clear.
What Really Happened at the ASEAN-China Special Kunming Meeting
China, Not ASEAN, the Real Failure on South China Sea at Kunming Meeting
June 16, 2016
China, Not ASEAN, the Real Failure on South China Sea at Kunming Meeting
Though Beijing may have split the grouping again, its tactics failed to accomplish its larger objectives.
China, Not ASEAN, the Real Failure on South China Sea at Kunming Meeting
Managing The South China Sea: Where Policy Meets Science
April 30, 2016
Managing The South China Sea: Where Policy Meets Science
The marriage of policy and science is essential to navigating these waters.
Managing The South China Sea: Where Policy Meets Science
China’s Hollow South China Sea Consensus With ASEAN Laggards
April 25, 2016
China’s Hollow South China Sea Consensus With ASEAN Laggards
While Beijing’s four-point consensus is a notable diplomatic move, its substance is rather hollow.
China’s Hollow South China Sea Consensus With ASEAN Laggards
Singapore Wants New Rules to Defuse Asia’s Tensions
April 21, 2016
Singapore Wants New Rules to Defuse Asia’s Tensions
The city-state’s defense minister outlines some steps the region can take to lower tensions and reduce risks of miscalculation.
Singapore Wants New Rules to Defuse Asia’s Tensions
America’s New Maritime Security Initiative for Southeast Asia
April 02, 2016
America’s New Maritime Security Initiative for Southeast Asia
A look at the Southeast Asia Maritime Security Initiative as it gets underway.
America’s New Maritime Security Initiative for Southeast Asia
Philippines Denies Role in Trilateral Naval Drills Near South China Sea
March 09, 2016
Philippines Denies Role in Trilateral Naval Drills Near South China Sea
Manila clarifies its stance amid news of upcoming US-Japan-India trilateral exercises.
Philippines Denies Role in Trilateral Naval Drills Near South China Sea
Singapore Wants to Defuse South China Sea Tensions With Naval Protocol
March 02, 2016
Singapore Wants to Defuse South China Sea Tensions With Naval Protocol
City-state suggests expanding CUES to lower the temperature over simmering disputes.
Singapore Wants to Defuse South China Sea Tensions With Naval Protocol
ASEAN ‘Seriously Concerned’ By China’s South China Sea Behavior
February 27, 2016
ASEAN ‘Seriously Concerned’ By China’s South China Sea Behavior
Foreign ministers react to recent Chinese actions.
ASEAN ‘Seriously Concerned’ By China’s South China Sea Behavior
China, Cambodia Hold First Naval Exercise Amid South China Sea Fears
February 24, 2016
China, Cambodia Hold First Naval Exercise Amid South China Sea Fears
Beijing and Phnom Penh give their bilateral defense relationship another boost.
China, Cambodia Hold First Naval Exercise Amid South China Sea Fears
A US-ASEAN South China Sea Failure at Sunnylands?
February 19, 2016
A US-ASEAN South China Sea Failure at Sunnylands?
An assessment of how the issue was dealt with at the summit needs to take into account limitations and realities.
A US-ASEAN South China Sea Failure at Sunnylands?
What Did the US-ASEAN Sunnylands Summit Achieve?
February 18, 2016
What Did the US-ASEAN Sunnylands Summit Achieve?
A look at what was accomplished at a historic meeting this week.
What Did the US-ASEAN Sunnylands Summit Achieve?
Cambodia's Hun Sen Wants a South China Sea Apology
February 12, 2016
Cambodia's Hun Sen Wants a South China Sea Apology
Premier hits out at critics who blame ASEAN's unprecedented failure to issue a joint communique in 2012 on Cambodia.
Cambodia's Hun Sen Wants a South China Sea Apology
What Did the 3rd ASEAN Defense Minister’s Meeting Plus Achieve?
November 06, 2015
What Did the 3rd ASEAN Defense Minister’s Meeting Plus Achieve?
Beyond the non-adoption of a joint statement, a look at what was discussed at the ADMM-Plus meeting in Malaysia.
What Did the 3rd ASEAN Defense Minister’s Meeting Plus Achieve?
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