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2019 Kicks Off With US and Allies Present in Indo-Pacific’s Disputed Waters
January 23, 2019
2019 Kicks Off With US and Allies Present in Indo-Pacific’s Disputed Waters
The United States is networking with allies across the South and East China Seas.
2019 Kicks Off With US and Allies Present in Indo-Pacific’s Disputed Waters
Looking Back on 2018 in Asian Geopolitics
December 27, 2018
Looking Back on 2018 in Asian Geopolitics
What were the themes and events that defined the past year in Asian geopolitics?
Looking Back on 2018 in Asian Geopolitics
True Competition Begins in the Indo-Pacific
December 24, 2018
True Competition Begins in the Indo-Pacific
Is the Free and Open Indo-Pacific concept about to move into high gear?
True Competition Begins in the Indo-Pacific
Japan's Subtle China Strategy on Display
November 24, 2018
Japan's Subtle China Strategy on Display
At the latest round of ASEAN summitry, Abe emphasized rapprochement with China even while raising criticisms.
Japan's Subtle China Strategy on Display
From Japan, US VP Denounces 'Authoritarianism and Aggression'
November 16, 2018
From Japan, US VP Denounces 'Authoritarianism and Aggression'
During his visit to Tokyo, Mike Pence laid out the U.S.-Japan joint vision for the Indo-Pacific region.
From Japan, US VP Denounces 'Authoritarianism and Aggression'
Bringing Vietnam Into the ‘Free and Open Indo-Pacific’
November 15, 2018
Bringing Vietnam Into the ‘Free and Open Indo-Pacific’
The Trump administration can make the Free and Open Indo-Pacific idea work in Southeast Asia – with Vietnam as a model.
Bringing Vietnam Into the ‘Free and Open Indo-Pacific’
How Vietnam Benefits From US Strategy in the South China Sea
October 19, 2018
How Vietnam Benefits From US Strategy in the South China Sea
The Trump administration’s free and open Indo-Pacific (FOIP) strategy is quickly gaining more definition.
How Vietnam Benefits From US Strategy in the South China Sea
What Concerns Japan in the Pacific?
October 18, 2018
What Concerns Japan in the Pacific?
Tokyo remains highly engaged among Pacific Island states, and shares some of their concerns about China.
What Concerns Japan in the Pacific?
A First: Japan's Largest Warship Visits Sri Lanka on Indo-Pacific Deployment
October 02, 2018
A First: Japan's Largest Warship Visits Sri Lanka on Indo-Pacific Deployment
Japan's defense and security cooperation with Sri Lanka continues to deepen.
A First: Japan's Largest Warship Visits Sri Lanka on Indo-Pacific Deployment
At UN, Japan's Abe Defends the Rules-Based Order
September 27, 2018
At UN, Japan's Abe Defends the Rules-Based Order
Abe promises to defend free trade while resolving long-standing issues with Japan's neighbors.
At UN, Japan's Abe Defends the Rules-Based Order
The Damage Is Done: Trump and the Asia-Pacific
September 14, 2018
The Damage Is Done: Trump and the Asia-Pacific
The president’s successor will need to offer a path forward that addresses our current self-serving American approach.
The Damage Is Done: Trump and the Asia-Pacific
Beyond Defining a ‘Free and Open Indo-Pacific’
September 06, 2018
Beyond Defining a ‘Free and Open Indo-Pacific’
It's time to stop debating “free and open Indo-Pacific” rhetoric, and focus on the action required to move FOIP forward.
Beyond Defining a ‘Free and Open Indo-Pacific’
Operationalizing US-India Strategic Cooperation
September 01, 2018
Operationalizing US-India Strategic Cooperation
Bureaucracy may finally be catching up with rhetoric when it comes to U.S.-India cooperation.
Operationalizing US-India Strategic Cooperation
Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy: Confronting the Economic Challenge
July 31, 2018
Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy: Confronting the Economic Challenge
Though the administration has begun building out this aspect of its Asia strategy, much more remains to be done.
Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy: Confronting the Economic Challenge
India Makes Moves at Indonesia's Strategic Sabang Port
July 17, 2018
India Makes Moves at Indonesia's Strategic Sabang Port
The Indian Navy's "Act East" initiative begins at Sabang.
India Makes Moves at Indonesia's Strategic Sabang Port
Japan and India Are Better Off Aligned Than Allied
July 02, 2018
Japan and India Are Better Off Aligned Than Allied
Both Japan and India may be best served by their existing alignment instead of pursuing an alliance.
Japan and India Are Better Off Aligned Than Allied
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