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Rex Tillerson, Trump's Secretary of State Nominee, Has a Dangerous Idea for the South China Sea
January 12, 2017
Rex Tillerson, Trump's Secretary of State Nominee, Has a Dangerous Idea for the South China Sea
During his confirmation hearing, Rex Tillerson proposed an audacious move against China in the South China Sea.
Rex Tillerson, Trump's Secretary of State Nominee, Has a Dangerous Idea for the South China Sea
Imagining the US Navy's First South China Sea FONOP in the Trump Era
December 02, 2016
Imagining the US Navy's First South China Sea FONOP in the Trump Era
Where the incoming administration chooses to stage the next FONOP will say a lot about tactical choices.
Imagining the US Navy's First South China Sea FONOP in the Trump Era
South China Sea: US Navy Destroyer Asserts Freedom of Navigation in Paracel Islands
October 22, 2016
South China Sea: US Navy Destroyer Asserts Freedom of Navigation in Paracel Islands
The FONOP is the first to take place since a July ruling on China's claims in the South China Sea.
South China Sea: US Navy Destroyer Asserts Freedom of Navigation in Paracel Islands
Japan Set to Intensify South China Sea Involvement
September 17, 2016
Japan Set to Intensify South China Sea Involvement
Despite Chinese warnings, Japan isn't about to leave the South China Sea.
Japan Set to Intensify South China Sea Involvement
China's 'Red Line' Warning to Japan on South China Sea FONOPs Is Here to Stay
August 29, 2016
China's 'Red Line' Warning to Japan on South China Sea FONOPs Is Here to Stay
Beijing does not dispute reports that its envoy to Tokyo drew a "red line" for Japan in the South China Sea.
China's 'Red Line' Warning to Japan on South China Sea FONOPs Is Here to Stay
South China Sea: The Real Questions About US ‘Freedom of Navigation’ Operations
May 20, 2016
South China Sea: The Real Questions About US ‘Freedom of Navigation’ Operations
What does the U.S. government wish to accomplish with its South China Sea policy?
South China Sea: The Real Questions About US ‘Freedom of Navigation’ Operations
Will China Begin Scarborough Shoal Reclamation After Hague Verdict on South China Sea?
April 25, 2016
Will China Begin Scarborough Shoal Reclamation After Hague Verdict on South China Sea?
Scarborough Shoal was seized by China in 2012. Reclamation there would be unusually provocative.
Will China Begin Scarborough Shoal Reclamation After Hague Verdict on South China Sea?
Do the Obama Administration and PACOM Disagree on the South China Sea?
April 20, 2016
Do the Obama Administration and PACOM Disagree on the South China Sea?
And does it really matter if they do?
Do the Obama Administration and PACOM Disagree on the South China Sea?
Australian Intelligence: China Poised to Take 'Decisive and Provocative' Action in the South China Sea
April 15, 2016
Australian Intelligence: China Poised to Take 'Decisive and Provocative' Action in the South China Sea
U.S. and Australian intelligence agencies voice concern about China's recent moves in the South China Sea.
Australian Intelligence: China Poised to Take 'Decisive and Provocative' Action in the South China Sea
South China Sea FONOP No. 3: Coming Soon?
April 04, 2016
South China Sea FONOP No. 3: Coming Soon?
The U.S. Navy may conduct its third freedom of navigation operation in the South China Sea since China started building artificial islands.
South China Sea FONOP No. 3: Coming Soon?
Is This the United States' Grand Plan for Responding to China in the South China Sea?
March 03, 2016
Is This the United States' Grand Plan for Responding to China in the South China Sea?
Is the United States building a coalition of democracies to preserve order and international law in the South China Sea?
Is This the United States' Grand Plan for Responding to China in the South China Sea?
Japan's Foreign Minister Cancels Plans to Visit China
February 22, 2016
Japan's Foreign Minister Cancels Plans to Visit China
Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida is calling off his plans to visit China this spring.
Japan's Foreign Minister Cancels Plans to Visit China
South China Sea Update: Assessing the US Freedom of Navigation Operation in the Paracel Islands
February 05, 2016
South China Sea Update: Assessing the US Freedom of Navigation Operation in the Paracel Islands
Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran discuss recent developments in the South China Sea.
South China Sea Update: Assessing the US Freedom of Navigation Operation in the Paracel Islands
'Nearly All' Australian Patrols in South China Sea Are Challenged by China
February 05, 2016
'Nearly All' Australian Patrols in South China Sea Are Challenged by China
Australia's air force chief said more and more Australian patrol flights were being warned away by China.
'Nearly All' Australian Patrols in South China Sea Are Challenged by China
Return of the FONOP: US Navy Destroyer Asserts Freedom of Navigation in Paracel Islands
January 31, 2016
Return of the FONOP: US Navy Destroyer Asserts Freedom of Navigation in Paracel Islands
On Saturday, the USS Curtis Wilbur sailed within 12 nautical miles of a disputed island in the Paracel Islands.
Return of the FONOP: US Navy Destroyer Asserts Freedom of Navigation in Paracel Islands
India Approves Security Pacts With Germany
November 20, 2015
India Approves Security Pacts With Germany
India and Germany make moves, Iran's nuke deal implementation, and resolve in the South China Sea. Security updates.
India Approves Security Pacts With Germany
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