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China Pushes Back on Japan, New Zealand Statement on South China Sea
May 21, 2017
China Pushes Back on Japan, New Zealand Statement on South China Sea
Beijing has rejected a statement by Japan and New Zealand calling on all parties in the disputes to respect a 2016 international ruling.
China Pushes Back on Japan, New Zealand Statement on South China Sea
Japan Pledges 6 New Patrol Boats for Vietnam Coast Guard
January 17, 2017
Japan Pledges 6 New Patrol Boats for Vietnam Coast Guard
In Hanoi, Shinzo Abe reiterates that Japan will sell Vietnam six new patrol boats.
Japan Pledges 6 New Patrol Boats for Vietnam Coast Guard
China-Japan Relations Before the G20 Summit
August 30, 2016
China-Japan Relations Before the G20 Summit
Historical issues and maritime disputes continue to strain relations between China and Japan.
China-Japan Relations Before the G20 Summit
Japan Destroyer Visits Former US Naval Base in the Philippines
April 27, 2016
Japan Destroyer Visits Former US Naval Base in the Philippines
A Japanese warship docks in Subic Bay for the second time in three weeks.
Japan Destroyer Visits Former US Naval Base in the Philippines
Japanese Destroyers Visit Vietnam’s Cam Ranh Bay in Historic Move
April 13, 2016
Japanese Destroyers Visit Vietnam’s Cam Ranh Bay in Historic Move
The two countries record another first in their burgeoning defense relationship.
Japanese Destroyers Visit Vietnam’s Cam Ranh Bay in Historic Move
Japanese Submarine to Visit the Philippines Amid South China Sea Tensions
March 08, 2016
Japanese Submarine to Visit the Philippines Amid South China Sea Tensions
Sub set to arrive in Subic Bay in April along with two destroyers which will then move on to Vietnam’s Cam Ranh Bay.
Japanese Submarine to Visit the Philippines Amid South China Sea Tensions
Japan Eyes Bigger South China Sea Presence in 2016
January 12, 2016
Japan Eyes Bigger South China Sea Presence in 2016
Patrol aircraft set to make transits in key locations along the South China Sea.
Japan Eyes Bigger South China Sea Presence in 2016
Which South China Sea Island Holds the Greatest Military Significance?
October 13, 2015
Which South China Sea Island Holds the Greatest Military Significance?
Hainan and China’s unfinished frontier wars.
Which South China Sea Island Holds the Greatest Military Significance?
The Japan-Vietnam Maritime Security Relationship
October 07, 2015
The Japan-Vietnam Maritime Security Relationship
Can growing ties help Vietnam deal with its South China Sea disputes?
The Japan-Vietnam Maritime Security Relationship
China-Japan Relations: Has the Ice Stayed Broken?
September 01, 2015
China-Japan Relations: Has the Ice Stayed Broken?
Richard Bush on China-Japan relations since their top leaders shook hands in November 2014.
China-Japan Relations: Has the Ice Stayed Broken?
Does Japan Need to Be More Assertive With Europe?
August 28, 2015
Does Japan Need to Be More Assertive With Europe?
It is time for Tokyo be clear on what it wants from relations with Europe.
Does Japan Need to Be More Assertive With Europe?
Hyping Threats? Japan’s Black and White Defense Paper
August 25, 2015
Hyping Threats? Japan’s Black and White Defense Paper
Stark on China, but a quiet message about Russia?
Hyping Threats? Japan’s Black and White Defense Paper
Japan Gifts Vietnam Patrol Vessel Amid South China Sea Tensions
August 15, 2015
Japan Gifts Vietnam Patrol Vessel Amid South China Sea Tensions
The Hayato is a boost for Vietnam's maritime security.
Japan Gifts Vietnam Patrol Vessel Amid South China Sea Tensions
Japan’s New South China Sea Gift to the Philippines?
August 08, 2015
Japan’s New South China Sea Gift to the Philippines?
Reports indicate that Tokyo wants to donate planes to Manila for South China Sea patrols.
Japan’s New South China Sea Gift to the Philippines?
An HA/DR Solution to South China Sea Tensions
July 18, 2015
An HA/DR Solution to South China Sea Tensions
Humanitarian assistance and disaster relief could offer innovative approach to territorial conflict.
An HA/DR Solution to South China Sea Tensions
Joint Japan-Philippine Flight Over South China Sea Riles China
June 25, 2015
Joint Japan-Philippine Flight Over South China Sea Riles China
Once again, China is calling for Japan to stay out of the South China Sea issue.
Joint Japan-Philippine Flight Over South China Sea Riles China
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