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Taiwan, Japan Amend Bilateral East China Sea Fisheries Agreement
March 19, 2018
Taiwan, Japan Amend Bilateral East China Sea Fisheries Agreement
The 2013 bilateral fisheries agreement continues to see changes.
Taiwan, Japan Amend Bilateral East China Sea Fisheries Agreement
Iranian Oil Tanker Disaster Highlights Northeast Asia's Faultlines
January 26, 2018
Iranian Oil Tanker Disaster Highlights Northeast Asia's Faultlines
Without substantial revisions to multilateral regimes, the Sanchi environmental crisis will not be the last of its kind.
Iranian Oil Tanker Disaster Highlights Northeast Asia's Faultlines
East China Sea Update: A Chinese Submarine Off the Senkakus and an Oil Spill
January 19, 2018
East China Sea Update: A Chinese Submarine Off the Senkakus and an Oil Spill
Why did the People's Liberation Army-Navy send a submarine to the disputed islands?
East China Sea Update: A Chinese Submarine Off the Senkakus and an Oil Spill
Japan Identifies Chinese Submarine in East China Sea: A Type 093 SSN
January 16, 2018
Japan Identifies Chinese Submarine in East China Sea: A Type 093 SSN
The Japanese defense minister says the Chinese submarine spotted near the Senkaku islands was a Type 093 nuclear attack submarine.
Japan Identifies Chinese Submarine in East China Sea: A Type 093 SSN
Japan, China Agree to Implement East China Sea Crisis Management Hotline
December 07, 2017
Japan, China Agree to Implement East China Sea Crisis Management Hotline
An agreement this week will lead to the implementation of a long-sought hotline.
Japan, China Agree to Implement East China Sea Crisis Management Hotline
China Protests as G7 Leaders Call for 'Demilitarization' of East, South China Seas
May 29, 2017
China Protests as G7 Leaders Call for 'Demilitarization' of East, South China Seas
The G-7 leaders call on parties in the South China Sea to demilitarize features.
China Protests as G7 Leaders Call for 'Demilitarization' of East, South China Seas
East China Sea: 4 China Coast Guard Vessels Enter Territorial Sea Near Disputed Islands
May 09, 2017
East China Sea: 4 China Coast Guard Vessels Enter Territorial Sea Near Disputed Islands
Japan claims this is the 12th incursion by Chinese vessels in the East China Sea to date this year.
East China Sea: 4 China Coast Guard Vessels Enter Territorial Sea Near Disputed Islands
Mattis: Senkakus Covered Under US-Japan Security Treaty
February 06, 2017
Mattis: Senkakus Covered Under US-Japan Security Treaty
Jim Mattis offers Japan reassurance on the disputed Senkaku Islands.
Mattis: Senkakus Covered Under US-Japan Security Treaty
In Japan, James Mattis May Reiterate US Commitment to Senkaku Defense
February 01, 2017
In Japan, James Mattis May Reiterate US Commitment to Senkaku Defense
Trump's defense secretary will reaffirm U.S. commitments to Japan under Article V when he visits this week.
In Japan, James Mattis May Reiterate US Commitment to Senkaku Defense
Chinese Military Recruitment Video Features East China Sea Air Encounter With Japan
January 03, 2017
Chinese Military Recruitment Video Features East China Sea Air Encounter With Japan
"This is China Naval Aviation Force on guard. Attention! You are about to violate Chinese air territory."
Chinese Military Recruitment Video Features East China Sea Air Encounter With Japan
East China Sea: Japan Protests As Chinese Coast Guard Vessels Enter Disputed Waters
November 07, 2016
East China Sea: Japan Protests As Chinese Coast Guard Vessels Enter Disputed Waters
Japan says the incursion is the 31st in the East China Sea this year.
East China Sea: Japan Protests As Chinese Coast Guard Vessels Enter Disputed Waters
What Should Australia Be Doing in the East China Sea?
September 30, 2016
What Should Australia Be Doing in the East China Sea?
Australia, with close ties to both China and Japan, should help encourage responsible diplomacy.
What Should Australia Be Doing in the East China Sea?
South China Sea: How to Prevent China From Changing the Status Quo
September 23, 2016
South China Sea: How to Prevent China From Changing the Status Quo
"China appears to be testing opportunities on its maritime borders – where is the weak spot it can exploit?"
South China Sea: How to Prevent China From Changing the Status Quo
China-Japan Relations Before the G20 Summit
August 30, 2016
China-Japan Relations Before the G20 Summit
Historical issues and maritime disputes continue to strain relations between China and Japan.
China-Japan Relations Before the G20 Summit
East China Sea Oil Platform Radar: What Good Is It?
August 10, 2016
East China Sea Oil Platform Radar: What Good Is It?
The "military" radar is not in a position to provide much military advantage.
East China Sea Oil Platform Radar: What Good Is It?
East China Sea: Japan Spots Chinese Radar on Gas Exploration Platform
August 09, 2016
East China Sea: Japan Spots Chinese Radar on Gas Exploration Platform
Does the radar suggest the creeping militarization of gas platforms in the East China Sea?
East China Sea: Japan Spots Chinese Radar on Gas Exploration Platform
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