May 21, 2020
It Is Time for Space Governance Talks
By Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan
The window of opportunity for such talks is shrinking, and delay could see space emerge as an active domain for conflict.
May 24, 2019
China's Information Warfare Force Gets a New Commander
By Adam Ni
The PLA Strategic Support Force has a new leader.
December 29, 2018
China’s Strategic Support Force At 3
By Elsa B. Kania
The Strategic Support Force’s future trajectory will be a critical bellwether of the PLA’s progress toward becoming a “world-class” military.
October 15, 2018
Waking Up to China’s Space Dream
By Namrata Goswami and Namrata Goswami
What a China-led space order would look like is something the international community needs to seriously grapple with.
March 01, 2018
China's Cyber Militias
By Nicholas Lyall
China's cyber power is in the grip of dual trends: pluralism and centralization.
April 01, 2017
PLA Strategic Support Force: The 'Information Umbrella' for China's Military
By Elsa Kania
Beyond cyber and space warfare, the SSF will play a key role in conventional joint operations.
March 04, 2017
China's Quest for Informatization Drives PLA Reforms
By Elsa Kania and John Costello
China's ongoing military reforms hint at new confidence in the PLA's ability to conduct informatized warfare.
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.
January 20, 2016
China Finally Centralizes Its Space, Cyber, Information Forces
By John Costello
The changes will give China more confidence in its ability to deter and compel adversaries.