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South China Sea: US Flies Nuclear-Capable Bombers Near Scarborough Shoal
June 06, 2018
South China Sea: US Flies Nuclear-Capable Bombers Near Scarborough Shoal
The bombers were en route to Guam from Diego Garcia.
South China Sea: US Flies Nuclear-Capable Bombers Near Scarborough Shoal
Building an Order for the Indo-Pacific
May 30, 2018
Building an Order for the Indo-Pacific
How to reconcile relations with the region’s authoritarian regimes?
Building an Order for the Indo-Pacific
G7 Foreign Ministers Issue Communique Addressing East & South China Seas, Connectivity, and More
April 26, 2018
G7 Foreign Ministers Issue Communique Addressing East & South China Seas, Connectivity, and More
The statement takes aim at China without mentioning it by name.
G7 Foreign Ministers Issue Communique Addressing East & South China Seas, Connectivity, and More
China’s Maritime Quest in the Indian Ocean: New Delhi’s Options
April 24, 2018
China’s Maritime Quest in the Indian Ocean: New Delhi’s Options
Will India be left out in the cold amid Chinese expansion in the Indian Ocean or can it seal in a strategically useful position?
China’s Maritime Quest in the Indian Ocean: New Delhi’s Options
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
Japan’s New ASEAN Defense Initiative in the Spotlight with First Disaster Relief Engagement
February 27, 2018
Japan’s New ASEAN Defense Initiative in the Spotlight with First Disaster Relief Engagement
Tokyo rolls out yet another activity as part of its increased regional defense engagement with Southeast Asia.
Japan’s New ASEAN Defense Initiative in the Spotlight with First Disaster Relief Engagement
New Indonesia Drones Spotlight US-ASEAN Maritime Security Initiative
February 24, 2018
New Indonesia Drones Spotlight US-ASEAN Maritime Security Initiative
Reports of new UAVs for Indonesia highlight Washington’s ongoing efforts to boost regional maritime security capabilities.
New Indonesia Drones Spotlight US-ASEAN Maritime Security Initiative
India’s Role and China's Roads in the Indo-Pacific
February 21, 2018
India’s Role and China's Roads in the Indo-Pacific
Looking east and south, New Delhi’s attention is finally turning to Southeast Asia.
India’s Role and China's Roads in the Indo-Pacific
Welcome to the New Indian Ocean
February 21, 2018
Welcome to the New Indian Ocean
New players are creating a more multipolar and complex Indian Ocean environment
Welcome to the New Indian Ocean
India Gains Access to Oman's Duqm Port, Putting the Indian Ocean Geopolitical Contest in the Spotlight
February 14, 2018
India Gains Access to Oman's Duqm Port, Putting the Indian Ocean Geopolitical Contest in the Spotlight
Duqm adds an important node to a growing network of facilities in the Indian Ocean held by actors with interests in preserving the status quo.
India Gains Access to Oman's Duqm Port, Putting the Indian Ocean Geopolitical Contest in the Spotlight
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 US is Considering Deploying Another Marine Expeditionary Unit to Asia
February 12, 2018
The US is Considering Deploying Another Marine Expeditionary Unit to Asia
The move would help boost U.S. force readiness in the Asia-Pacific region.
The US is Considering Deploying Another Marine Expeditionary Unit to Asia
Time for a New US-India Democracy Partnership
February 08, 2018
Time for a New US-India Democracy Partnership
Both countries need to work together to improve trust in democratic institutions.
Time for a New US-India Democracy Partnership
What’s in the New Australia-Indonesia Military Pact?
February 07, 2018
What’s in the New Australia-Indonesia Military Pact?
The two sides inked a new version of their defense cooperation agreement last week.
What’s in the New Australia-Indonesia Military Pact?
US-Singapore Military Ties in the Headlines with Air Force Chief’s First Visit
February 06, 2018
US-Singapore Military Ties in the Headlines with Air Force Chief’s First Visit
The interaction placed the focus on the broader bilateral relationship.
US-Singapore Military Ties in the Headlines with Air Force Chief’s First Visit
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