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ASEAN Terrorism Threat in Focus at 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue
June 08, 2018
ASEAN Terrorism Threat in Focus at 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue
While a range of issues were up for discussion, terrorism continues to be the foremost preoccupation for several Southeast Asian states.
ASEAN Terrorism Threat in Focus at 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue
A First: Indonesia-Singapore Naval Exercise Features Maritime Counterterrorism Component
April 24, 2018
A First: Indonesia-Singapore Naval Exercise Features Maritime Counterterrorism Component
The incorporation of a maritime counterterrorism serial is testament to the growing emphasis on the area both bilaterally and regionally.
A First: Indonesia-Singapore Naval Exercise Features Maritime Counterterrorism Component
New Marawi Aid Boost Highlights Japan-Philippines Ties Under Duterte
March 22, 2018
New Marawi Aid Boost Highlights Japan-Philippines Ties Under Duterte
Tokyo’s important assistance for relief efforts in the southern Philippine city continues.
New Marawi Aid Boost Highlights Japan-Philippines Ties Under Duterte
What’s Next for the New ASEAN-Australia Defense Meeting?
February 06, 2018
What’s Next for the New ASEAN-Australia Defense Meeting?
A closer look at the new subregional defense forum that kicked off last week in Perth.
What’s Next for the New ASEAN-Australia Defense Meeting?
What's Next for the New ASEAN ‘Our Eyes’ Intelligence Initiative?
January 27, 2018
What's Next for the New ASEAN ‘Our Eyes’ Intelligence Initiative?
A closer look at a subregional counterterrorism mechanism launched this week in Indonesia.
What's Next for the New ASEAN ‘Our Eyes’ Intelligence Initiative?
Indonesia-Philippines Security Ties in the Headlines With Foreign Minister Visit
January 05, 2018
Indonesia-Philippines Security Ties in the Headlines With Foreign Minister Visit
A closer look at some of the defense issues on the minds of both sides.
Indonesia-Philippines Security Ties in the Headlines With Foreign Minister Visit
What’s in the New Singapore-Philippines Urban Warfare Terror Training?
December 14, 2017
What’s in the New Singapore-Philippines Urban Warfare Terror Training?
The interaction is an example of indigenous capacity-building initiatives underway on the counterterrorism front.
What’s in the New Singapore-Philippines Urban Warfare Terror Training?
ASEAN Defense Collaboration and ASEAN's Relations With North Korea
November 03, 2017
ASEAN Defense Collaboration and ASEAN's Relations With North Korea
What did the recent meeting of ASEAN defense ministers accomplish?
ASEAN Defense Collaboration and ASEAN's Relations With North Korea
What Singapore’s Radical Preacher Ban Says About ASEAN’s Terror War
November 02, 2017
What Singapore’s Radical Preacher Ban Says About ASEAN’s Terror War
The move reveals growing alarm about the Islamic State threat and lingering challenges states face in addressing it.
What Singapore’s Radical Preacher Ban Says About ASEAN’s Terror War
What Did the ASEAN Defense Meetings in the Philippines Achieve?
November 02, 2017
What Did the ASEAN Defense Meetings in the Philippines Achieve?
A closer look at what the regional defense picture looks like now and where it is headed.
What Did the ASEAN Defense Meetings in the Philippines Achieve?
ASEAN Defense Meeting Puts Terrorism in the Spotlight
October 24, 2017
ASEAN Defense Meeting Puts Terrorism in the Spotlight
The battle against the Islamic State dominates the headlines in a wide-ranging agenda.
ASEAN Defense Meeting Puts Terrorism in the Spotlight
ASEAN’s Post-Marawi Islamic State Challenge
October 19, 2017
ASEAN’s Post-Marawi Islamic State Challenge
Even as the battle for Marawi winds down, the wider war against the terror group and its affiliates continues.
ASEAN’s Post-Marawi Islamic State Challenge
Singapore Holds Terror Drills in Changi Airport
October 18, 2017
Singapore Holds Terror Drills in Changi Airport
City-state holds first-ever large-scale exercise there amid rising terror threat.
Singapore Holds Terror Drills in Changi Airport
China Gives New Equipment to Philippines for Marawi Recovery
October 18, 2017
China Gives New Equipment to Philippines for Marawi Recovery
Aid is yet another sign of Beijing’s growing ties with Manila in the Duterte era.
China Gives New Equipment to Philippines for Marawi Recovery
Who Will Be the Philippines’ Next Military Chief?
October 14, 2017
Who Will Be the Philippines’ Next Military Chief?
The personnel change comes at a critical time in the country’s security and ongoing defense modernization.
Who Will Be the Philippines’ Next Military Chief?
A US-China Role in the New Sulu Sea Trilateral Patrols?
October 13, 2017
A US-China Role in the New Sulu Sea Trilateral Patrols?
The expansion of the indigenous initiative needs to be properly framed.
A US-China Role in the New Sulu Sea Trilateral Patrols?
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