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With Mattis Gone, What Ahead for US-China Military Ties in 2019?
December 24, 2018
With Mattis Gone, What Ahead for US-China Military Ties in 2019?
Mattis' successor could cause more turbulence in the U.S.-China relationship.
With Mattis Gone, What Ahead for US-China Military Ties in 2019?
5 Asian Flashpoints to Watch in 2019
December 22, 2018
5 Asian Flashpoints to Watch in 2019
What does 2019 hold for the region?
5 Asian Flashpoints to Watch in 2019
US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis Announces to Resign Effective February 2019
December 21, 2018
US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis Announces to Resign Effective February 2019
Mattis announces that February 28, 2019, will be his last day in office.
US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis Announces to Resign Effective February 2019
Mattis: US-South Korea 2019 Foal Eagle Exercise to Be 'Reorganized'
November 22, 2018
Mattis: US-South Korea 2019 Foal Eagle Exercise to Be 'Reorganized'
The alliance will announce a decision by December 1.
Mattis: US-South Korea 2019 Foal Eagle Exercise to Be 'Reorganized'
The US and China Are Talking Again, But 'Competition' Is Set to Continue
November 12, 2018
The US and China Are Talking Again, But 'Competition' Is Set to Continue
It'll take more than a reconvened Diplomatic and Security Dialogue to get the U.S. and China off their current trajectory.
The US and China Are Talking Again, But 'Competition' Is Set to Continue
From a Slow Simmer to a Boil: Managing Tensions in a Heating South China Sea
October 16, 2018
From a Slow Simmer to a Boil: Managing Tensions in a Heating South China Sea
Tensions are rising in the South China Sea.
From a Slow Simmer to a Boil: Managing Tensions in a Heating South China Sea
Another US-China Dialogue Bites the Dust
October 02, 2018
Another US-China Dialogue Bites the Dust
The Diplomatic and Security Dialogue joins economic talks in the dustbin of U.S.-China relations.
Another US-China Dialogue Bites the Dust
What the Recently Concluded US-India COMCASA Means
September 09, 2018
What the Recently Concluded US-India COMCASA Means
After years of negotiation, the two sides concluded a major communications agreement.
What the Recently Concluded US-India COMCASA Means
Continuing Convergence: India-US 2+2 Meeting Shows Inexorable Progress in the Relationship
September 08, 2018
Continuing Convergence: India-US 2+2 Meeting Shows Inexorable Progress in the Relationship
India and the United States took a major leap with the successful conclusion of the first-ever 2+2 dialogue.
Continuing Convergence: India-US 2+2 Meeting Shows Inexorable Progress in the Relationship
Will the Historic US-India 2+2 Meeting Add Up?
September 05, 2018
Will the Historic US-India 2+2 Meeting Add Up?
The United States will need to supplement the 2+2 with a forward-leaning and consistent U.S.-India economic initiative.
Will the Historic US-India 2+2 Meeting Add Up?
What Mattis Did and Didn't Say About US-South Korea Military Exercises
August 30, 2018
What Mattis Did and Didn't Say About US-South Korea Military Exercises
Mattis' comments were misreported. The U.S.-South Korea alliance has reached no decision on upcoming major exercises.
What Mattis Did and Didn't Say About US-South Korea Military Exercises
A Difficult Trajectory Ahead for US-China Military-to-Military Ties
July 01, 2018
A Difficult Trajectory Ahead for US-China Military-to-Military Ties
Mattis' first trip to China did little to soothe growing military-to-military tensions in the relationship.
A Difficult Trajectory Ahead for US-China Military-to-Military Ties
Mattis to Visit China, Japan, and South Korea With South China Sea, North Korea in Mind
June 23, 2018
Mattis to Visit China, Japan, and South Korea With South China Sea, North Korea in Mind
The trip will be Mattis' first to China as U.S. secretary of defense.
Mattis to Visit China, Japan, and South Korea With South China Sea, North Korea in Mind
The Trump Administration Says It's In for Great Power Competition With China. What Does That Mean?
February 07, 2018
The Trump Administration Says It's In for Great Power Competition With China. What Does That Mean?
The Trump administration can't make up its mind on China.
The Trump Administration Says It's In for Great Power Competition With China. What Does That Mean?
With an Eye on Great Power Conflict, US Defense Department Releases 2018 National Defense Strategy
January 21, 2018
With an Eye on Great Power Conflict, US Defense Department Releases 2018 National Defense Strategy
First takeaways from the Trump administration's first National Defense Strategy.
With an Eye on Great Power Conflict, US Defense Department Releases 2018 National Defense Strategy
Report: US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to Visit China in Spring 2018
January 16, 2018
Report: US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to Visit China in Spring 2018
U.S. Secretary of Defense will likely visit China in the first half of 2018.
Report: US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to Visit China in Spring 2018
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