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China Has Much to Gain From the South China Sea Ruling
July 18, 2016
China Has Much to Gain From the South China Sea Ruling
The decision regarding Itu Aba allows China to challenge excessive EEZs claimed by Japan, the U.S., France, and others.
China Has Much to Gain From the South China Sea Ruling
Interview: The South China Sea Ruling
July 16, 2016
Interview: The South China Sea Ruling
International law expert Roncevert Ganan Almond on the recent ruling by the Permanent Court of Arbitration.
Interview: The South China Sea Ruling
The South China Sea Ruling: Who Really Won?
July 16, 2016
The South China Sea Ruling: Who Really Won?
The legal blow might actually lead China to harden its position.
The South China Sea Ruling: Who Really Won?
Enforcing an Unenforceable Ruling in the South China Sea
July 16, 2016
Enforcing an Unenforceable Ruling in the South China Sea
There is no world police to compel powerful nations to comply with international justice. But there is a private sector.
Enforcing an Unenforceable Ruling in the South China Sea
Does China Care About the South China Sea Ruling?
July 15, 2016
Does China Care About the South China Sea Ruling?
And if not, can Beijing be made to care?
Does China Care About the South China Sea Ruling?
What China Can Learn From the South China Sea Case
July 14, 2016
What China Can Learn From the South China Sea Case
After a major diplomatic set-back, a look back at how China got to this point.
What China Can Learn From the South China Sea Case
China and UNCLOS: An Inconvenient History
July 11, 2016
China and UNCLOS: An Inconvenient History
As South China Sea tensions rise, Beijing rethinks its relationship with the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea.
China and UNCLOS: An Inconvenient History
Britain and the South China Sea Conflict: End to Ambiguity?
July 11, 2016
Britain and the South China Sea Conflict: End to Ambiguity?
How should the U.K. respond to the Permanent Court of Arbitration ruling expected this week?
Britain and the South China Sea Conflict: End to Ambiguity?
Regional Implications of the Duterte Presidency
July 08, 2016
Regional Implications of the Duterte Presidency
What impact will the new president have on the U.S. alliance, the South China Sea, and Japan’s regional role?
Regional Implications of the Duterte Presidency
Interview: Xue Li on the South China Sea
July 06, 2016
Interview: Xue Li on the South China Sea
Xue Li of CASS explains the nine-dash line, China's South China Sea policy, and what comes after the arbitration ruling.
Interview: Xue Li on the South China Sea
Why China Won’t Stop Island Building in the South China Sea
July 02, 2016
Why China Won’t Stop Island Building in the South China Sea
China’s island building is aimed at securing a weak link in its maritime trade networks.
Why China Won’t Stop Island Building in the South China Sea
The US-China Power Transition: Stage II
June 30, 2016
The US-China Power Transition: Stage II
China's assertiveness -- and U.S. hedging -- is a natural part of a power transition. It's also dangerous.
The US-China Power Transition: Stage II
China's Curious South China Sea Negotiation Policy
June 24, 2016
China's Curious South China Sea Negotiation Policy
What would China expect to achieve with bilateral negotiations on maritime disputes?
China's Curious South China Sea Negotiation Policy
After the South China Sea Ruling
June 17, 2016
After the South China Sea Ruling
The long-awaited Tribunal’s merits ruling will come soon. What happens then?
After the South China Sea Ruling
France Leads Europe's Changing Approach to Asian Security Issues
June 11, 2016
France Leads Europe's Changing Approach to Asian Security Issues
The French defense minister's speech at the Shangri-La Dialogue symbolized a new paradigm for the EU.
France Leads Europe's Changing Approach to Asian Security Issues
China: Pushing the Envelope in the East China Sea?
June 10, 2016
China: Pushing the Envelope in the East China Sea?
How the U.S. and Japan can respond to China's recent moves in the East China Sea.
China: Pushing the Envelope in the East China Sea?
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