April 05, 2019
Does Russian Military Aviation Have Anything Left to Offer China?
By Abraham Ait
A look at the possibility of further Russia fighter sales to the People’s Liberation Army.
December 04, 2018
The Impact of Chinese Espionage on the United States
By Nicholas Eftimiades
What is the cumulative impact of China’s espionage activities for the United States' economy, security, and politics?
September 26, 2018
Where US Sanctions Bite China’s Military
By Bonnie Girard
Some of the new sanctions are harmless, from China's perspective, but one is likely to hurt.
September 21, 2018
Less Visible Aspects of Chinese Military Modernization
By Shahryar Pasandideh
Besides new equipment, we need to pay attention to how China is upgrading old systems.
August 07, 2018
5 PLA Navy Projects to Watch in the Next 5 Years
By Rick Joe
Five major Chinese naval projects likely to emerge within the next five years.
February 03, 2018
China’s Swarms of Smart Drones Have Enormous Military Potential
By Scott N. Romaniuk and Tobias Burgers
China is making rapid strides in the potential deployment of drone swarms in conflict.
December 13, 2017
China's Americanized Military
By Don Tse
The PLA is set to become the largest “American” military force to pose a threat to the U.S.
August 09, 2017
China Has Its DARPA, But Does It Have the Right People?
By Vasilis Trigkas
China has the institution to fuse civil-military R&D. Now can it attract the necessary talent?
July 28, 2017
China Reveals New Military Technology Agency
By Adam Ni
The new agency is modeled on the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency.
June 07, 2017
Privatizing China’s Defense Industry
By Zi Yang
China hopes to create its own military-industrial complex, but it won't be easy.
March 11, 2017
The PLA’s Potential Breakthrough in High-Power Microwave Weapons
By Elsa B. Kania
Though details are scarce, recent Chinese reports hint at a major advance in HPM technology.
February 18, 2017
China's Strategic Support Force: A Force for Innovation?
By Elsa Kania
The new PLA branch might be China's key to leapfrogging the United States on military technology.