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New Chinese Missile Installations in Spratlys?
February 28, 2017
New Chinese Missile Installations in Spratlys?
Structures might house long-range SAMs as China inches closer to "militarization" of islands.
New Chinese Missile Installations in Spratlys?
New Weapons on China’s Artificial Islands Don’t Violate 'Non-Militarization' of South China Sea
December 30, 2016
New Weapons on China’s Artificial Islands Don’t Violate 'Non-Militarization' of South China Sea
Installation may raise tensions, but China has long excluded “necessary defense” from its pledge.
New Weapons on China’s Artificial Islands Don’t Violate 'Non-Militarization' of South China Sea
Satellite Imagery: China Expands Land Filling at North Island in the Paracels
March 07, 2016
Satellite Imagery: China Expands Land Filling at North Island in the Paracels
Satellite images also show dredging of a new harbor basin.
Satellite Imagery: China Expands Land Filling at North Island in the Paracels
Satellite Images: China Manufactures Land at New Sites in the Paracel Islands
February 13, 2016
Satellite Images: China Manufactures Land at New Sites in the Paracel Islands
A new helicopter base is seen for the first time at Duncan Island in the South China Sea.
Satellite Images: China Manufactures Land at New Sites in the Paracel Islands
Who Is Militarizing the South China Sea?
December 20, 2015
Who Is Militarizing the South China Sea?
Those making accusations should begin by defining exactly what they mean by “militarization.”
Who Is Militarizing the South China Sea?
Don’t Underestimate Xi Jinping’s Resolve in the South China Sea
October 29, 2015
Don’t Underestimate Xi Jinping’s Resolve in the South China Sea
U.S. freedom of navigation operations could spark a more intense reaction than Washington bargained for.
Don’t Underestimate Xi Jinping’s Resolve in the South China Sea
US Freedom of Navigation Patrols in the South China Sea: China Reacts
October 27, 2015
US Freedom of Navigation Patrols in the South China Sea: China Reacts
Beijing warned the U.S. that continued patrols would backfire.
US Freedom of Navigation Patrols in the South China Sea: China Reacts
China Won't 'Militarize' the South China Sea -- But It Will Build Military Facilities There
October 16, 2015
China Won't 'Militarize' the South China Sea -- But It Will Build Military Facilities There
The Foreign Ministry confirms that China will establish "necessary military facilities" in the South China Sea.
China Won't 'Militarize' the South China Sea -- But It Will Build Military Facilities There
The Environmental Cost of China’s South China Sea Construction
September 18, 2015
The Environmental Cost of China’s South China Sea Construction
Plus, more on the Tianjin explosions, China previews Xi's trip to DC, and the world's biggest solar plant. China links.
The Environmental Cost of China’s South China Sea Construction
South China Sea: Satellite Imagery Shows China’s Buildup on Fiery Cross Reef
September 16, 2015
South China Sea: Satellite Imagery Shows China’s Buildup on Fiery Cross Reef
The new capabilities may include sophisticated over-the-horizon radar.
South China Sea: Satellite Imagery Shows China’s Buildup on Fiery Cross Reef
South China Sea: Satellite Imagery Makes Clear China’s Runway Work at Subi Reef
September 10, 2015
South China Sea: Satellite Imagery Makes Clear China’s Runway Work at Subi Reef
New satellite imagery shows work well advanced on a combat-capable air facility.
South China Sea: Satellite Imagery Makes Clear China’s Runway Work at Subi Reef
Diplomacy and the South China Sea
August 17, 2015
Diplomacy and the South China Sea
Some diplomatic innovation may be the best chance to manage disputes and forestall conflict.
Diplomacy and the South China Sea
South China Sea: Satellite Imagery Shows Intensive Chinese Building
July 31, 2015
South China Sea: Satellite Imagery Shows Intensive Chinese Building
The latest satellite pictures show China building what appears to be a large runway on Subi Reef.
South China Sea: Satellite Imagery Shows Intensive Chinese Building
Is Japan Becoming a Threat to Peace?
July 31, 2015
Is Japan Becoming a Threat to Peace?
Japan’s entry into the military dimensions of the South China Sea may come to be seen as threat to general peace.
Is Japan Becoming a Threat to Peace?
South China Sea: Satellite Images Show Pace of China’s Subi Reef Reclamation
June 19, 2015
South China Sea: Satellite Images Show Pace of China’s Subi Reef Reclamation
China is adding 8 acres a day, while other images corroborate Malaysia on South Luconia Shoals.
South China Sea: Satellite Images Show Pace of China’s Subi Reef Reclamation
South China Sea: It’s About More Than Rocks
June 05, 2015
South China Sea: It’s About More Than Rocks
The disputes are the first major postwar challenge to the order that led to a secure and growing Asia.
South China Sea: It’s About More Than Rocks
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