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Understanding Civil-Military Relations and Anti-Submarine Warfare
August 16, 2019
Understanding Civil-Military Relations and Anti-Submarine Warfare
Civil-military relations may explain the Chinese navy’s approach to anti-submarine warfare.
Understanding Civil-Military Relations and Anti-Submarine Warfare
China Conducts Air, Naval Exercises off Southeast Waters
July 15, 2019
China Conducts Air, Naval Exercises off Southeast Waters
The exercises come after the approval of a major U.S. arms package for Taiwan.
China Conducts Air, Naval Exercises off Southeast Waters
A New Normal: Chinese Navy Warship Monitors Talisman Sabre Exercises—Again
July 08, 2019
A New Normal: Chinese Navy Warship Monitors Talisman Sabre Exercises—Again
China continues to apply a double standard to EEZ surveillance.
A New Normal: Chinese Navy Warship Monitors Talisman Sabre Exercises—Again
Trump Wants China to Pick Up the Slack in the Strait of Hormuz
June 25, 2019
Trump Wants China to Pick Up the Slack in the Strait of Hormuz
The PLAN might not mind.
Trump Wants China to Pick Up the Slack in the Strait of Hormuz
Red Tide: China-North Korea Naval Cooperation
June 25, 2019
Red Tide: China-North Korea Naval Cooperation
The People’s Liberation Army Navy and the Korean People’s Navy continue an old relationship.
Red Tide: China-North Korea Naval Cooperation
A Mid-2019 Guide to Chinese Aircraft Carriers
June 18, 2019
A Mid-2019 Guide to Chinese Aircraft Carriers
What is the future trajectory of the Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy carrier program?
A Mid-2019 Guide to Chinese Aircraft Carriers
China Launches 19th and 20th Type 052D Guided Missile Destroyer
May 13, 2019
China Launches 19th and 20th Type 052D Guided Missile Destroyer
Two Type 052D guided-missile destroyers were reportedly launched at the Dalian shipyard on May 10.
China Launches 19th and 20th Type 052D Guided Missile Destroyer
The Significance of China’s Second Indigenous Aircraft Carrier
May 10, 2019
The Significance of China’s Second Indigenous Aircraft Carrier
Even if the carrier begins trials by 2022, it will be some time before it becomes a useful military asset.
The Significance of China’s Second Indigenous Aircraft Carrier
China’s Second Domestic Aircraft Carrier Is Under Construction: US Report
May 08, 2019
China’s Second Domestic Aircraft Carrier Is Under Construction: US Report
The new carrier will likely feature a catapult-assisted aircraft launch system.
China’s Second Domestic Aircraft Carrier Is Under Construction: US Report
China Has Constructed Six Ballistic Missile Submarines
May 08, 2019
China Has Constructed Six Ballistic Missile Submarines
China’s sea-based deterrent is growing.
China Has Constructed Six Ballistic Missile Submarines
Predicting the Chinese Navy of 2030
February 15, 2019
Predicting the Chinese Navy of 2030
Making predictions for the Chinese Navy a decade in advance is difficult given the PLA’s overall opacity.
Predicting the Chinese Navy of 2030
China Dispatches New Naval Fleet for Gulf of Aden Escort Mission
December 11, 2018
China Dispatches New Naval Fleet for Gulf of Aden Escort Mission
The PLAN's deployments to the western Indian Ocean region continue.
China Dispatches New Naval Fleet for Gulf of Aden Escort Mission
Operation Red Sea: The Chinese Public's Introduction to Beijing's New Navy
November 28, 2018
Operation Red Sea: The Chinese Public's Introduction to Beijing's New Navy
A Chinese film showcases the increasing might of the People's Liberation Army Navy.
Operation Red Sea: The Chinese Public's Introduction to Beijing's New Navy
A First: China, EU Launch New Combined Military Exercise
October 18, 2018
A First: China, EU Launch New Combined Military Exercise
The new development merits attention given its broader geopolitical significance.
A First: China, EU Launch New Combined Military Exercise
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
Less Visible Aspects of Chinese Military Modernization
September 21, 2018
Less Visible Aspects of Chinese Military Modernization
Besides new equipment, we need to pay attention to how China is upgrading old systems.
Less Visible Aspects of Chinese Military Modernization
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