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Will the UK Send Its Aircraft Carrier to the South China Sea?
August 31, 2020

Will the UK Send Its Aircraft Carrier to the South China Sea?

By Niall M. Gray
Amid strained China ties, Britain continues to debate carrier deployment to the disputed waters.

The US ‘New Cold War’ Battle Cry in the South China Sea
August 17, 2020

The US ‘New Cold War’ Battle Cry in the South China Sea

By Chen Xiangmiao
Stepped-up U.S. aggression against China has been especially notable in the South China Sea.
Donald Emmerson on Southeast Asia’s Approach to China
August 05, 2020

Donald Emmerson on Southeast Asia’s Approach to China

By Shannon Tiezzi
Emmerson discusses the South China Sea, the U.S.-China competition, and COVID-19 as factors in the region's relations with China.

South China Sea: The Battle of the Diplomatic Notes Continues
August 04, 2020

South China Sea: The Battle of the Diplomatic Notes Continues

By Nguyen Hong Thao
The latest round of diplomatic note exchanges resurrected the 2016 arbitral tribunal award.

Bill Hayton on the South China Sea in 2020
August 01, 2020

Bill Hayton on the South China Sea in 2020

By Ankit Panda
“There is nothing ‘historic’ about China’s ‘historic rights’ claim” in the South China Sea.

Australia Abandons Its Neutrality on the South China Sea Maritime Disputes
July 27, 2020

Australia Abandons Its Neutrality on the South China Sea Maritime Disputes

By Carl Thayer
Australia has aligned itself with the United States in supporting UNCLOS and the 2016 Arbitral Tribunal ruling.

China’s Self-Inflicted Wounds in the South China Sea
July 21, 2020

China’s Self-Inflicted Wounds in the South China Sea

By Rahul Mishra
Increased aggression from Beijing has sparked more robust responses from Washington and the regional claimant states.
Making Sense of the 2020 US South China Sea Policy Update
July 15, 2020

Making Sense of the 2020 US South China Sea Policy Update

By Ankit Panda
Greg Poling joins the podcast to discuss revisions to U.S. South China Sea policy.

US Conducts Freedom of Navigation Operation Near China-Held Features in Spratlys
July 15, 2020

US Conducts Freedom of Navigation Operation Near China-Held Features in Spratlys

By Ankit Panda
The operation comes shortly after the unveiling of a new South China Sea position by the U.S. government.

The US Announces a New Position on Maritime Claims in the South China Sea: First Takeaways
July 14, 2020

The US Announces a New Position on Maritime Claims in the South China Sea: First Takeaways

By Ankit Panda
In a welcome development, the revised U.S. position brings American policy in line with the July 2016 arbitral tribunal ruling.

China’s Maritime Militia Vessels May Be Military Objectives During Armed Conflict
July 07, 2020

China’s Maritime Militia Vessels May Be Military Objectives During Armed Conflict

By James Kraska and Yusuke Saito
There is no universal definition for naval auxiliaries, but such ships are subject to the same treatment as warships during armed conflict.
US Navy Conducts Dual Aircraft Carrier Exercises in South China Sea
July 06, 2020

US Navy Conducts Dual Aircraft Carrier Exercises in South China Sea

By Ankit Panda
U.S. aircraft carriers simulated multiple sorties against enemy bases in the South China Sea.

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