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A First: Japan to Join US-Australia Military Exercise
May 26, 2015
A First: Japan to Join US-Australia Military Exercise
In a move toward security trilateralism, Japan will send troops to join the U.S. and Australia at Talisman Saber 2015.
A First: Japan to Join US-Australia Military Exercise
Is This the Congressional Breakthrough the Trans-Pacific Partnership Needed?
April 17, 2015
Is This the Congressional Breakthrough the Trans-Pacific Partnership Needed?
Bipartisan legislation granting the U.S. president trade promotion authority was introduced on Thursday. Will it save the TPP?
Is This the Congressional Breakthrough the Trans-Pacific Partnership Needed?
An 'Obama Doctrine' Might Be Here At Last
February 10, 2015
An 'Obama Doctrine' Might Be Here At Last
The White House’s new National Security Strategy, released on Friday, calls for the creation of a new international order based on trade and security.
An 'Obama Doctrine' Might Be Here At Last
How Obama’s Defense Budget Impacts Asia
February 05, 2015
How Obama’s Defense Budget Impacts Asia
The Pentagon’s 2016 budget plans to make good on President Obama’s pivot to Asia, but it may be nipped in the bud by Congress.
How Obama’s Defense Budget Impacts Asia
In US, Chinese General Defends South China Sea Oil Rig
May 16, 2014
In US, Chinese General Defends South China Sea Oil Rig
During a press conference with Martin Dempsey and Fang Fenghui, South China Sea issues dominated the discussion.
In US, Chinese General Defends South China Sea Oil Rig
Why Obama's Asia Tour Is Bad News for China
April 23, 2014
Why Obama's Asia Tour Is Bad News for China
Obama's trip to Asia will increase perceptions in Beijing that the U.S. seeks to contain China's rise.
Why Obama's Asia Tour Is Bad News for China
Has Obama Abandoned the Pivot to Asia?
January 30, 2014
Has Obama Abandoned the Pivot to Asia?
Obama's 2014 State of the Union address implies that the Asia-Pacific is not a priority for his administration.
Has Obama Abandoned the Pivot to Asia?
Vietnam, the US, and China: A Love Triangle?
December 18, 2013
Vietnam, the US, and China: A Love Triangle?
As part of the rebalance to Asia, the U.S. continues to woo Vietnam while China looks on.
Vietnam, the US, and China: A Love Triangle?
America's Pivot: One Big Contradiction
January 25, 2013
America's Pivot: One Big Contradiction
“If Washington isn’t comfortable with a more powerful China…making China wealthier by trading with it doesn’t make much sense.”
America's Pivot: One Big Contradiction
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