May 02, 2020
Getting the Pacific Deterrence Initiative Right
By Benjamin Rimland and Patrick Buchan
The PDI will undoubtedly set the groundwork for U.S. defense posture in Asia for the foreseeable future. Getting it right matters.
December 01, 2019
The US and Japan After the INF Treaty
By Ankit Panda
Is this a game-changer for the U.S.-Japan alliance?
November 15, 2019
US Intermediate-Range Missiles in East Asia: Critical Deterrent or Needless Provocation?
By Steven Stashwick
It isn’t clear that the United States necessarily needs land-based intermediate missiles to achieve the missions they are envisioned for.
August 30, 2019
Where Will the US Base Intermediate-Range Missiles in the Pacific?
By Evan Karlik
Japan's Ryukyu Islands and Palau are the most probable contenders for new U.S. intermediate-range missiles.
August 07, 2019
China Vows to Counter US Deployment of Midrange Missiles in Asia
By Christopher Bodeen
With the INF officially lapsed, Beijing warns it will take action should the US deploy previously banned missiles to the Asia-Pacific.
March 01, 2019
US Withdrawal From INF Treaty: Impact on Asia
By Mercy A. Kuo
Insights from Gregory Kulacki.
November 06, 2018
US Withdrawal From INF Treaty: Impact on China
By Mercy A. Kuo
Insights from Mariusz Rukat.
October 31, 2018
What Chance Do Carriers Have in Asia in a Post-INF Treaty World?
By Robert Farley
The extent to which the above-surface environment in the Western Pacific becomes more lethal for big ships should matter at the margins for carrier procurement.