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Looking Beyond 1 Percent: Japan’s Security Expenditures
April 03, 2018
Looking Beyond 1 Percent: Japan’s Security Expenditures
To understand Japan's security priorities, we have to consider more than the total defense budget.
Looking Beyond 1 Percent: Japan’s Security Expenditures
China and the United States Worry About Each Other Missile Defense Intentions. So Why Not Talk?
March 04, 2018
China and the United States Worry About Each Other Missile Defense Intentions. So Why Not Talk?
China worries U.S. missile defenses will take out its strategic deterrent. The U.S. worries about antisatellite capabilities.
China and the United States Worry About Each Other Missile Defense Intentions. So Why Not Talk?
Revealed: The Details of China's Latest Hit-To-Kill Interceptor Test
February 21, 2018
Revealed: The Details of China's Latest Hit-To-Kill Interceptor Test
The DN-3 is back in action.
Revealed: The Details of China's Latest Hit-To-Kill Interceptor Test
US to Sell Anti-Ballistic Missiles to Japan
January 18, 2018
US to Sell Anti-Ballistic Missiles to Japan
The U.S. State Department approved a possible sale of U.S.-made supersonic ballistic missile interceptors to Japan.
US to Sell Anti-Ballistic Missiles to Japan
Report: US Navy Destroyer Accidents to Temporarily Reduce Aegis Missile Defense Capacity
December 18, 2017
Report: US Navy Destroyer Accidents to Temporarily Reduce Aegis Missile Defense Capacity
Accidents involving two Arleigh Burke-class destroyers in 2017 will have serious consequences.
Report: US Navy Destroyer Accidents to Temporarily Reduce Aegis Missile Defense Capacity
US, Japan, South Korea to Hold Missile Tracking Exercises
December 11, 2017
US, Japan, South Korea to Hold Missile Tracking Exercises
The United States and its two Northeast Asian allies continue trilateral cooperation on missile defense.
US, Japan, South Korea to Hold Missile Tracking Exercises
The Trump White House Seeks an Additional $4 Billion for Missile Defense in Fiscal Year 2018
November 07, 2017
The Trump White House Seeks an Additional $4 Billion for Missile Defense in Fiscal Year 2018
A new budget amendment for the U.S. Department of Defense seeks to up missile defense amid a growing North Korean threat.
The Trump White House Seeks an Additional $4 Billion for Missile Defense in Fiscal Year 2018
Trump Wonders Why Japan Didn't Shoot Down North Korea's IRBM Launches
November 06, 2017
Trump Wonders Why Japan Didn't Shoot Down North Korea's IRBM Launches
There are a number of good reasons why Japan has decided it won't shoot down North Korean launches over its territory.
Trump Wonders Why Japan Didn't Shoot Down North Korea's IRBM Launches
Trump's Overconfidence in US Missile Defense Could Lead to a Deadly War With North Korea
October 17, 2017
Trump's Overconfidence in US Missile Defense Could Lead to a Deadly War With North Korea
A belief that missile defense works when it doesn't can lead to a devastating war.
Trump's Overconfidence in US Missile Defense Could Lead to a Deadly War With North Korea
Time to Consider ‘Active Deterrence’ of North Korea
September 05, 2017
Time to Consider ‘Active Deterrence’ of North Korea
Active deterrence could be deployed against North Korea’s ballistic missile tests under specific conditions.
Time to Consider ‘Active Deterrence’ of North Korea
US Successfully Tests SM-6 Missile Interceptor in Pacific
August 30, 2017
US Successfully Tests SM-6 Missile Interceptor in Pacific
Days after North Korea launched an IRBM, the United States successfully conducted a complex test of the U.S. Navy’s latest missile interceptor.
US Successfully Tests SM-6 Missile Interceptor in Pacific
Meet the DF-31AG and the DF-26: The Big Ballistic Missiles at China’s Military Anniversary Parade
August 08, 2017
Meet the DF-31AG and the DF-26: The Big Ballistic Missiles at China’s Military Anniversary Parade
At a recent parade, the People's Liberation Army showed off new long-range ballistic missiles.
Meet the DF-31AG and the DF-26: The Big Ballistic Missiles at China’s Military Anniversary Parade
Missile Defense Blues: SM-3 Block IIA Fails Second Intercept Test
June 23, 2017
Missile Defense Blues: SM-3 Block IIA Fails Second Intercept Test
The SM-3 Block IIA saw its first successful intercept in February 2017.
Missile Defense Blues: SM-3 Block IIA Fails Second Intercept Test
Try As It Might, Ballistic Missile Defense Won't Solve the United States' North Korea Problem
June 06, 2017
Try As It Might, Ballistic Missile Defense Won't Solve the United States' North Korea Problem
Americans should not breathe easy just because of one successful ground-based midcourse defense (GMD) system test.
Try As It Might, Ballistic Missile Defense Won't Solve the United States' North Korea Problem
The US Goldilocks Challenge in the Asia-Pacific
June 02, 2017
The US Goldilocks Challenge in the Asia-Pacific
How can the Trump administration strike the right balance of assurance, deterrence, and reassurance?
The US Goldilocks Challenge in the Asia-Pacific
US, Japan, ROK Hold Joint Missile Drill
March 15, 2017
US, Japan, ROK Hold Joint Missile Drill
Warships from the three countries are holding a trilateral missile warning informational link exercise this week.
US, Japan, ROK Hold Joint Missile Drill
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