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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
Singapore-France Defense Cooperation in Focus with Air Force Base Detachment Anniversary
July 16, 2018
Singapore-France Defense Cooperation in Focus with Air Force Base Detachment Anniversary
A recent summit meeting highlighted the defense component of ties between the two countries.
Singapore-France Defense Cooperation in Focus with Air Force Base Detachment Anniversary
Five Power Defense Arrangements in the Spotlight With Land Exercise
June 12, 2018
Five Power Defense Arrangements in the Spotlight With Land Exercise
Drills spotlight the FPDA and ongoing efforts to bolster it to respond to ongoing security challenges.
Five Power Defense Arrangements in the Spotlight With Land Exercise
ASEAN Terrorism Threat in Focus at 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue
June 08, 2018
ASEAN Terrorism Threat in Focus at 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue
While a range of issues were up for discussion, terrorism continues to be the foremost preoccupation for several Southeast Asian states.
ASEAN Terrorism Threat in Focus at 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue
Where Are ASEAN’s Defense Initiatives Under Singapore’s Chairmanship?
June 08, 2018
Where Are ASEAN’s Defense Initiatives Under Singapore’s Chairmanship?
The recent iteration of the Shangri-La Dialogue provided an update of key security items the city-state is advancing.
Where Are ASEAN’s Defense Initiatives Under Singapore’s Chairmanship?
US, Japan, India, and Australia Hold Senior Official-Level Quadrilateral Meeting in Singapore
June 08, 2018
US, Japan, India, and Australia Hold Senior Official-Level Quadrilateral Meeting in Singapore
The 'Quad' continues to progress and its members have shown interest in meeting regularly.
US, Japan, India, and Australia Hold Senior Official-Level Quadrilateral Meeting in Singapore
Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy Challenge in the Spotlight at 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue
June 05, 2018
Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy Challenge in the Spotlight at 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue
The administration needs to address key challenges to make its new strategic approach succeed.
Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy Challenge in the Spotlight at 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue
Singapore’s ASEAN Chairmanship: What’s on the Security Agenda?
April 17, 2018
Singapore’s ASEAN Chairmanship: What’s on the Security Agenda?
A closer look at some of the key items the city-state has proposed during its ASEAN chairmanship this year.
Singapore’s ASEAN Chairmanship: What’s on the Security Agenda?
Trump's Qatar Tweets Show Why Mattis' Task in Singapore Was Impossible
June 07, 2017
Trump's Qatar Tweets Show Why Mattis' Task in Singapore Was Impossible
Trump's behavior on the world stage shows that even his own cabinet secretaries can't speak on his behalf.
Trump's Qatar Tweets Show Why Mattis' Task in Singapore Was Impossible
Singapore Unveils New ASEAN Defense Initiatives Ahead of Chairmanship
June 05, 2017
Singapore Unveils New ASEAN Defense Initiatives Ahead of Chairmanship
At the 2017 Shangri-La Dialogue, the city state revealed some of the proposals it will try to advance in 2018.
Singapore Unveils New ASEAN Defense Initiatives Ahead of Chairmanship
Why Is China Downgrading Participation in the Shangri-La Dialogue?
June 02, 2017
Why Is China Downgrading Participation in the Shangri-La Dialogue?
China is sending an unusually low-ranking delegation head.
Why Is China Downgrading Participation in the Shangri-La Dialogue?
Thailand’s New Army Chief Makes First Singapore Visit
June 01, 2017
Thailand’s New Army Chief Makes First Singapore Visit
Chalermchai Sitthisad made his introductory trip to the city-state this week after taking over his new post late last year.
Thailand’s New Army Chief Makes First Singapore Visit
What to Expect From the 2017 Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore
June 01, 2017
What to Expect From the 2017 Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore
A look ahead at Asia’s premier annual security dialogue that kicks off this weekend in Singapore.
What to Expect From the 2017 Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore
The State of Asia’s Security Dialogues
May 24, 2017
The State of Asia’s Security Dialogues
As this year’s round of Asia’s annual security forums kicked off this week, here is a closer look at where they stand.
The State of Asia’s Security Dialogues
Can China Patrols Help Duterte in the Philippines’ Terror War?
February 02, 2017
Can China Patrols Help Duterte in the Philippines’ Terror War?
The controversial president makes a surprising suggestion about Beijing patrolling neighboring waters.
Can China Patrols Help Duterte in the Philippines’ Terror War?
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