February 07, 2015
The White House Releases a New National Security Strategy
By Franz-Stefan Gady
The new document is meant to explain the purpose and promise of American power in the years ahead.
January 29, 2014
How Will Japan’s New NSC Work?
By J. Berkshire Miller
The National Security Council brings welcome changes, but will it be able to overcome Japanese bureaucracy?
December 05, 2013
China and Japan: Uprating National Security
By Trefor Moss
Both countries are trying to centralize security decision-making. Could this help avoid a clash?
June 17, 2013
NSC in Japan: Needed, But Still Hurdles
Although its focus remains the economy, Japan’s government has taken the first steps in reforming its security infrastructure.