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Why Doesn’t China Deploy Fighter Jets to the Spratly Islands?
August 14, 2020

Why Doesn’t China Deploy Fighter Jets to the Spratly Islands?

By Ian Storey
Is Beijing merely trying to avoid provocation, or is there a more serious problem with its artificial island bases in the South China Sea?

Pay Attention to China’s ‘Blue Sea 2020’ Project
June 29, 2020

Pay Attention to China’s ‘Blue Sea 2020’ Project

By YingHui Lee
Is China quietly securitizing marine environmental protection in the South China Sea?
Amid a Pandemic, China Ramps Up Maritime ‘Micro-Aggressions’
May 02, 2020

Amid a Pandemic, China Ramps Up Maritime ‘Micro-Aggressions’

By Ben Lowsen
Beijing is putting up a brash front to hide its growing insecurity.

Maritime Flashpoints and the COVID-19 Pandemic
April 20, 2020

Maritime Flashpoints and the COVID-19 Pandemic

By Sumathy Permal
Southeast Asian states like Malaysia are having to both deal with a global health crisis and step up defense of their South China Sea claims.

The South China Sea in 2020: What to Watch
April 17, 2020

The South China Sea in 2020: What to Watch

By Prashanth Parameswaran
An interview with Greg Poling, director of the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative at CSIS.

Japan’s Options in the South China Sea
December 09, 2019

Japan’s Options in the South China Sea

By Yoji Koda
With some reverse thinking, smaller nations may be able to deter a major power.

China’s New 8,000-Ton South China Sea Supply Ship
August 22, 2019

China’s New 8,000-Ton South China Sea Supply Ship

By Zachary Haver
It might not make headlines like missile tests, but the Sansha 2 is a major boost for China’s capabilities.
China’s Next Phase of Militarization in the South China Sea
March 20, 2019

China’s Next Phase of Militarization in the South China Sea

By Scott N. Romaniuk and Tobias Burgers
Beijing is now consolidating its gains in the region – and its control.

The Early Returns of China’s Military Reforms
January 13, 2018

The Early Returns of China’s Military Reforms

By Ying Yu Lin
China’s increased capability for joint operations means Taiwan must rethink the Chinese military threat.

Beware the Illusion of South China Sea Calm
July 21, 2017

Beware the Illusion of South China Sea Calm

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The cooling down some are playing up masks underlying tensions and broader strategic realities.

China's Most Important South China Sea Military Base
March 09, 2017

China's Most Important South China Sea Military Base

By Damen Cook
The Yulin Naval Base is shaping up to be the most strategically important military base in the South China Sea.
China's Maritime Great Wall in the South and East China Seas
January 24, 2017

China's Maritime Great Wall in the South and East China Seas

By Samir Tata
China is building a maritime cordon sanitaire.

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