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South China Sea: US Destroyer Conducts Freedom of Navigation Operations Near Scarborough Shoal
January 21, 2018
South China Sea: US Destroyer Conducts Freedom of Navigation Operations Near Scarborough Shoal
USS Hopper sailed within 12 nautical miles of Scarborough Shoal.
South China Sea: US Destroyer Conducts Freedom of Navigation Operations Near Scarborough Shoal
4 Sino-US Trends to Watch in the Western Pacific in 2018
January 12, 2018
4 Sino-US Trends to Watch in the Western Pacific in 2018
South China Sea militarization, hypersonic weapons, Chinese oceanography, and counter A2/AD poised for major advances in 2018.
4 Sino-US Trends to Watch in the Western Pacific in 2018
Asian Geopolitics in 2018: What to Worry About and What to Expect
January 04, 2018
Asian Geopolitics in 2018: What to Worry About and What to Expect
What are the issues and flashpoints that will come to define Asia in 2018?
Asian Geopolitics in 2018: What to Worry About and What to Expect
China's Foreign Minister Reflects on 2017 in Chinese Foreign Policy
December 11, 2017
China's Foreign Minister Reflects on 2017 in Chinese Foreign Policy
The Chinese foreign minister looks back on 2017.
China's Foreign Minister Reflects on 2017 in Chinese Foreign Policy
Is the Trump Administration About to Take On China's Belt and Road Initiative?
October 19, 2017
Is the Trump Administration About to Take On China's Belt and Road Initiative?
Is the United States embarking on an ambitious path to counter China's Belt and Road Initiative?
Is the Trump Administration About to Take On China's Belt and Road Initiative?
Political Struggles at Home Shape Beijing’s Meddling Abroad
October 10, 2017
Political Struggles at Home Shape Beijing’s Meddling Abroad
Authoritarian rule in China poses a growing threat to democracy elsewhere.
Political Struggles at Home Shape Beijing’s Meddling Abroad
Why a Solution to North Korea Will Depend on Major Power Coordination
September 11, 2017
Why a Solution to North Korea Will Depend on Major Power Coordination
All great powers must realize that a collective effort is the only right solution -- so stop blaming each other.
Why a Solution to North Korea Will Depend on Major Power Coordination
How America Can Keep From Losing in the South China Sea
September 04, 2017
How America Can Keep From Losing in the South China Sea
Washington is losing ground in the South China Sea, and risks making the situation lasting unless America imposes “real” strategic costs to China.
How America Can Keep From Losing in the South China Sea
The United States Has Not Lost the South China Sea
September 01, 2017
The United States Has Not Lost the South China Sea
Despite some setbacks, the United States has not lost influence in the vital waterway.
The United States Has Not Lost the South China Sea
The Great US-China Biotechnology and Artificial Intelligence Race
August 23, 2017
The Great US-China Biotechnology and Artificial Intelligence Race
Insights from Eleonore Pauwels.
The Great US-China Biotechnology and Artificial Intelligence Race
Chinese Double Standards in the Maritime Domain
August 16, 2017
Chinese Double Standards in the Maritime Domain
Beijing clearly understands its maritime rights, but does not necessarily tolerate and accept the same rights for others.
Chinese Double Standards in the Maritime Domain
China-US Cooperation and the New Opium War
August 16, 2017
China-US Cooperation and the New Opium War
Despite friction elsewhere, in the War on Drugs Beijing and Washington are on the same side.
China-US Cooperation and the New Opium War
The 3 Known Unknowns of Xi Jinping’s China
August 10, 2017
The 3 Known Unknowns of Xi Jinping’s China
There are plenty of things we know about China under Xi Jinping -- what do we know we don't know?
The 3 Known Unknowns of Xi Jinping’s China
China’s Market Reforms: Land and Debt
August 08, 2017
China’s Market Reforms: Land and Debt
Insights from Spencer Cohen.
China’s Market Reforms: Land and Debt
A Chinese Spy Ship May Have Observed a THAAD Intercept Test, But That's Just Fine
July 19, 2017
A Chinese Spy Ship May Have Observed a THAAD Intercept Test, But That's Just Fine
The United States is making little of the fact that a Chinese surveillance vessel watched a THAAD intercept test. That's no surprise.
A Chinese Spy Ship May Have Observed a THAAD Intercept Test, But That's Just Fine
More US Sanctions on the Menu for Chinese Financial Institutions Helping North Korea?
July 11, 2017
More US Sanctions on the Menu for Chinese Financial Institutions Helping North Korea?
Was the Bank of Dandong the first of many targets for the Trump administration?
More US Sanctions on the Menu for Chinese Financial Institutions Helping North Korea?
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