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For First Time Since 2004, Chinese Warship Enters Japanese Territorial Sea in East China Sea
June 15, 2016
For First Time Since 2004, Chinese Warship Enters Japanese Territorial Sea in East China Sea
The incident marks the second-ever entry by a Chinese warship into Japan's territorial sea.
For First Time Since 2004, Chinese Warship Enters Japanese Territorial Sea in East China Sea
South China Sea FONOP No. 3: Coming Soon?
April 04, 2016
South China Sea FONOP No. 3: Coming Soon?
The U.S. Navy may conduct its third freedom of navigation operation in the South China Sea since China started building artificial islands.
South China Sea FONOP No. 3: Coming Soon?
Testing the Chinese ‘Myth’ About Freedom of Navigation
March 18, 2016
Testing the Chinese ‘Myth’ About Freedom of Navigation
Has China, in fact, sought to restrict the freedom of navigation interest?
Testing the Chinese ‘Myth’ About Freedom of Navigation
Are Freedom of Navigation Operations and Innocent Passage Really the Same?
February 27, 2016
Are Freedom of Navigation Operations and Innocent Passage Really the Same?
In all the ways that matter, FONOPS and innocent passage are different animals.
Are Freedom of Navigation Operations and Innocent Passage Really the Same?
FONOPs to Preserve the Right of Innocent Passage?
February 25, 2016
FONOPs to Preserve the Right of Innocent Passage?
Despite popular misconception, that is hardly mission impossible.
FONOPs to Preserve the Right of Innocent Passage?
'Mountains out of Molehills:' The Pentagon’s Big Lie About the South China Sea
February 24, 2016
'Mountains out of Molehills:' The Pentagon’s Big Lie About the South China Sea
Blurring the red lines in the South China Sea.
'Mountains out of Molehills:' The Pentagon’s Big Lie About the South China Sea
China Rejects Latest US FONOP in the South China Sea
February 02, 2016
China Rejects Latest US FONOP in the South China Sea
The second U.S. FONOP had a different legal rationale than the first -- and sparked a different Chinese response.
China Rejects Latest US FONOP in the South China Sea
The Hypocrisy of US Freedom of Navigation Operations in the South China Sea
November 17, 2015
The Hypocrisy of US Freedom of Navigation Operations in the South China Sea
The U.S. says it is defending freedom of navigation; really it just wants to limit China's power in the South China Sea.
The Hypocrisy of US Freedom of Navigation Operations in the South China Sea
Why the US Navy's First South China Sea FONOP Wasn't a FONOP
November 04, 2015
Why the US Navy's First South China Sea FONOP Wasn't a FONOP
The USS Lassen may not have actually asserted high seas freedoms around Subi Reef.
Why the US Navy's First South China Sea FONOP Wasn't a FONOP
'North to Alaska:' US and Chinese Competing Visions of Maritime Fair Use
September 29, 2015
'North to Alaska:' US and Chinese Competing Visions of Maritime Fair Use
What makes the Chinese transit of the Aleutians provocative to some is an apparent hypocrisy.
'North to Alaska:' US and Chinese Competing Visions of Maritime Fair Use
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