March 09, 2017
China's Most Important South China Sea Military Base
By Damen Cook
The Yulin Naval Base is shaping up to be the most strategically important military base in the South China Sea.
July 26, 2016
Has China Withdrawn A Long-Range Missile Battery From Woody Island?
By Franz-Stefan Gady
Satellite imagery indicates that a HQ-9 battery was taken off Woody Island on or around July 10.
April 01, 2016
Missiles and Signals in the Paracel Islands
By Steven Stashwick
SAMs on Woody Island don’t mean they’re headed for the Spratlys.
February 24, 2016
What China's SAMs in the South China Sea Mean for Vietnam
By Nam Nguyen
Only “boots on the ground” will secure Vietnam’s national interests in the South China Sea.