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J. Michael Cole on Taiwan and the Indo-Pacific Concept
April 28, 2018
J. Michael Cole on Taiwan and the Indo-Pacific Concept
How does Taiwan fit into the free and open Indo-Pacific?
J. Michael Cole on Taiwan and the Indo-Pacific Concept
What China Thinks of the Indo-Pacific Strategy
April 27, 2018
What China Thinks of the Indo-Pacific Strategy
Chinese scholars see the free and open Indo-Pacific strategy as containment, but aren’t convinced it’ll stick.
What China Thinks of the Indo-Pacific Strategy
South Korea’s Free and Open Indo-Pacific Dilemma
April 27, 2018
South Korea’s Free and Open Indo-Pacific Dilemma
FOIP presents a dilemma to the Moon government, which is treading on a tightrope between the U.S. and China.
South Korea’s Free and Open Indo-Pacific Dilemma
ASEAN: Agnostic on the Free and Open Indo-Pacific
April 27, 2018
ASEAN: Agnostic on the Free and Open Indo-Pacific
Concerns that the FOIP could erode ASEAN’s centrality can only be assuaged by a clear definition of the concept.
ASEAN: Agnostic on the Free and Open Indo-Pacific
Japan’s Multi-Layered, Multilateral Strategy
April 18, 2018
Japan’s Multi-Layered, Multilateral Strategy
Tokyo has some work to do to convince the region its strategy is not designed to contain China.
Japan’s Multi-Layered, Multilateral Strategy
What Does Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy Mean for Russia?
April 17, 2018
What Does Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy Mean for Russia?
The new U.S. strategy poses threats to Russian interests in Asia.
What Does Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy Mean for Russia?
China's Successful Coercion of Vietnam in the South China Sea Deserves US Attention
April 17, 2018
China's Successful Coercion of Vietnam in the South China Sea Deserves US Attention
Washington failed to back up its words with action after Beijing pressured Hanoi into abandoning a South China Sea oil drilling project.
China's Successful Coercion of Vietnam in the South China Sea Deserves US Attention
Japan-Vietnam Defense Relations in the Indo-Pacific Spotlight
April 11, 2018
Japan-Vietnam Defense Relations in the Indo-Pacific Spotlight
A recent visit highlighted the security realm of the relationship that has broader regional strategic significance.
Japan-Vietnam Defense Relations in the Indo-Pacific Spotlight
Trump's Free and Open Indo-Pacific Strategy Needs Clarity
April 04, 2018
Trump's Free and Open Indo-Pacific Strategy Needs Clarity
There's much continuity at the core of the Trump administration's Free and Open Indo-Pacific Strategy, but what's next?
Trump's Free and Open Indo-Pacific Strategy Needs Clarity
Japan’s Values-Free and Token Indo-Pacific Strategy
March 30, 2018
Japan’s Values-Free and Token Indo-Pacific Strategy
Japan must demonstrate that its commitment to international law and democratic values is more than just a fig leaf.
Japan’s Values-Free and Token Indo-Pacific Strategy
What Does a ‘Free and Open Indo-Pacific’ Actually Mean?
March 30, 2018
What Does a ‘Free and Open Indo-Pacific’ Actually Mean?
A look at the significance and prospects of the new concept.
What Does a ‘Free and Open Indo-Pacific’ Actually Mean?
Why the New Vietnam-Australia Strategic Partnership Matters
March 22, 2018
Why the New Vietnam-Australia Strategic Partnership Matters
Though the move was long expected, its significance nonetheless ought to be acknowledged.
Why the New Vietnam-Australia Strategic Partnership Matters
The Case for a New US-Japan Strategy: Why We Need a Free and Open Indo-Pacific
March 08, 2018
The Case for a New US-Japan Strategy: Why We Need a Free and Open Indo-Pacific
Japan and the U.S. are two global leaders who must work side-by-side to spread peace and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region.
The Case for a New US-Japan Strategy: Why We Need a Free and Open Indo-Pacific
What’s Next for Japan-Brunei Relations in 2018?
February 13, 2018
What’s Next for Japan-Brunei Relations in 2018?
A recent visit offered some indications as to what we might expect for ties for the rest of the year and beyond.
What’s Next for Japan-Brunei Relations in 2018?
ASEAN’s Role in Japan’s Indo-Pacific Strategy
February 13, 2018
ASEAN’s Role in Japan’s Indo-Pacific Strategy
A visit this week reinforced the importance of Southeast Asia in Japan’s regional vision.
ASEAN’s Role in Japan’s Indo-Pacific Strategy
The Origin of ‘Indo-Pacific’ as Geopolitical Construct
January 25, 2018
The Origin of ‘Indo-Pacific’ as Geopolitical Construct
Insights from Gurpreet Khurana.
The Origin of ‘Indo-Pacific’ as Geopolitical Construct
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