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Diaoyu Islands Dispute: A Chinese Perspective
August 08, 2018

Diaoyu Islands Dispute: A Chinese Perspective

By Liu Dan
A view from China on the treaties that apply to the territorial dispute between China and Japan.

China Accuses Japan of Endangering its Military Aircraft
October 28, 2016

China Accuses Japan of Endangering its Military Aircraft

By Franz-Stefan Gady
Beijing slammed Japan’s air force for scrambling jets and locking radars on to Chinese military aircraft.
Deterring China: Japan to Develop New Anti-Ship Missile for Defense of Senkakus
August 15, 2016

Deterring China: Japan to Develop New Anti-Ship Missile for Defense of Senkakus

By Franz-Stefan Gady
Tokyo intends to deploy a new anti-ship missile to deter Chinese advances in the East China Sea.

Japan’s Defense White Paper Highlights Growing Threat From China
August 02, 2016

Japan’s Defense White Paper Highlights Growing Threat From China

By Franz-Stefan Gady
Japan’s 2016 Defense White Paper expresses “deep concern” over China’s growing assertiveness in the maritime domain.

The JGSDF Has Answers to Questions From US PACOM Commander
July 06, 2016

The JGSDF Has Answers to Questions From US PACOM Commander

By Nozomu Yoshitomi
Japan's Ground Self Defense Forces can help the U.S. Army establish coastal defense in the Asia-Pacific.

Chinese and Japanese Fighter Jets Come Close to Dogfight in East China Sea
July 06, 2016

Chinese and Japanese Fighter Jets Come Close to Dogfight in East China Sea

By Franz-Stefan Gady
Japanese aircraft purportedly used fire-control radars to lock onto two PLAAF warplanes flying over the East China Sea.

Japan's Fighter Jets Intercepted Chinese Aircraft 571 Times in 2015
April 26, 2016

Japan's Fighter Jets Intercepted Chinese Aircraft 571 Times in 2015

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The number of sorties flown to ward off Chinese intrusions into Japan’s airspace has risen substantially.
New Radar Facility: Japan Expands Military Presence in East China Sea
March 29, 2016

New Radar Facility: Japan Expands Military Presence in East China Sea

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The new surveillance station will be capable of monitoring Chinese activities in the East China Sea.

Japan Forms New Air Wing to Fend off China’s Advances in East China Sea
February 01, 2016

Japan Forms New Air Wing to Fend off China’s Advances in East China Sea

By Franz-Stefan Gady
Tokyo has recently doubled the number of fighter jets stationed at Okinawa's Naha Air Base.

This is Japan's Newest Aircraft for Securing the Ryukyus
June 04, 2015

This is Japan's Newest Aircraft for Securing the Ryukyus

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The Japanese Air Self-Defense Forces will soon be flying some of the most modern early warning radar aircraft.

A Putin-Abe Summit Doesn’t Threaten the US
August 27, 2014

A Putin-Abe Summit Doesn’t Threaten the US

By Clint Richards
Washington is quiet on the possible visit, and could potentially benefit from the talks.
Ulysses S. Grant’s East China Sea Diplomacy
August 09, 2014

Ulysses S. Grant’s East China Sea Diplomacy

By James R. Holmes
While on a post-presidential trip to Asia, General Grant mediated Sino-Japanese talks over the Ryukyu Islands.

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