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Who's Afraid of a Free and Open Indo-Pacific?
February 07, 2018
Who's Afraid of a Free and Open Indo-Pacific?
The concert of the Indo-Pacific can consult on a range of issues, but what will their next concrete steps be?
Who's Afraid of a Free and Open Indo-Pacific?
New Photographs Show China's South China Sea Artificial Islands Like You've Never Seen Them
February 07, 2018
New Photographs Show China's South China Sea Artificial Islands Like You've Never Seen Them
A look at China's militarization of its artificial islands in high resolution.
New Photographs Show China's South China Sea Artificial Islands Like You've Never Seen Them
Philippine Navy Deploys Japan-Donated TC-90 Aircraft to Scarborough Shoal in South China Sea
February 02, 2018
Philippine Navy Deploys Japan-Donated TC-90 Aircraft to Scarborough Shoal in South China Sea
The deployment was a first for the Philippine Navy.
Philippine Navy Deploys Japan-Donated TC-90 Aircraft to Scarborough Shoal in South China Sea
The Future of India's Ties With ASEAN
January 26, 2018
The Future of India's Ties With ASEAN
As ASEAN leaders converge on New Delhi, what are India's priorities for Southeast Asia?
The Future of India's Ties With ASEAN
China Signaling it May Finally 'Militarize' the South China Sea Officially
January 25, 2018
China Signaling it May Finally 'Militarize' the South China Sea Officially
Response to U.S. warship reveals pretext for deployments to Spratly Islands bases.
China Signaling it May Finally 'Militarize' the South China Sea Officially
In 2017, US Freedom of Navigation Operations Targeted 10 Asian Countries — Not Just China
January 25, 2018
In 2017, US Freedom of Navigation Operations Targeted 10 Asian Countries — Not Just China
U.S. freedom of navigation operations aren't just about China and the South China Sea.
In 2017, US Freedom of Navigation Operations Targeted 10 Asian Countries — Not Just China
Manila's Disappointing Reaction to the US FONOP Near Scarborough Shoal
January 23, 2018
Manila's Disappointing Reaction to the US FONOP Near Scarborough Shoal
If claimant states no longer care about freedom of navigation, the U.S. task in the South China Sea may be impossible.
Manila's Disappointing Reaction to the US FONOP Near Scarborough Shoal
China Reprimands US Over 2018 National Defense Strategy
January 23, 2018
China Reprimands US Over 2018 National Defense Strategy
Both the Chinese foreign ministry and defense ministry criticized Washington's “Cold War” mentality.
China Reprimands US Over 2018 National Defense Strategy
With an Eye on Great Power Conflict, US Defense Department Releases 2018 National Defense Strategy
January 21, 2018
With an Eye on Great Power Conflict, US Defense Department Releases 2018 National Defense Strategy
First takeaways from the Trump administration's first National Defense Strategy.
With an Eye on Great Power Conflict, US Defense Department Releases 2018 National Defense Strategy
South China Sea: US Destroyer Conducts Freedom of Navigation Operations Near Scarborough Shoal
January 21, 2018
South China Sea: US Destroyer Conducts Freedom of Navigation Operations Near Scarborough Shoal
USS Hopper sailed within 12 nautical miles of Scarborough Shoal.
South China Sea: US Destroyer Conducts Freedom of Navigation Operations Near Scarborough Shoal
Report: US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to Visit China in Spring 2018
January 16, 2018
Report: US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to Visit China in Spring 2018
U.S. Secretary of Defense will likely visit China in the first half of 2018.
Report: US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to Visit China in Spring 2018
4 Sino-US Trends to Watch in the Western Pacific in 2018
January 12, 2018
4 Sino-US Trends to Watch in the Western Pacific in 2018
South China Sea militarization, hypersonic weapons, Chinese oceanography, and counter A2/AD poised for major advances in 2018.
4 Sino-US Trends to Watch in the Western Pacific in 2018
Asian Geopolitics in 2018: What to Worry About and What to Expect
January 04, 2018
Asian Geopolitics in 2018: What to Worry About and What to Expect
What are the issues and flashpoints that will come to define Asia in 2018?
Asian Geopolitics in 2018: What to Worry About and What to Expect
China-Built World’s Largest Amphibious Aircraft Makes Maiden Flight
December 29, 2017
China-Built World’s Largest Amphibious Aircraft Makes Maiden Flight
China’s first homegrown large amphibious aircraft conducted its first flight test on December 24.
China-Built World’s Largest Amphibious Aircraft Makes Maiden Flight
Don't Look to Trump's National Security Strategy for Hints on Where US Asia Policy Is Headed
December 27, 2017
Don't Look to Trump's National Security Strategy for Hints on Where US Asia Policy Is Headed
It does appear, though, that there's a path of confrontation ahead for the United States and China.
Don't Look to Trump's National Security Strategy for Hints on Where US Asia Policy Is Headed
Chinese Navy Hospital Ship Visits Timor-Leste, Highlighting Growing Ties
December 18, 2017
Chinese Navy Hospital Ship Visits Timor-Leste, Highlighting Growing Ties
The visit is the second by the Chinese People's Liberation Army-Navy to Timor-Leste.
Chinese Navy Hospital Ship Visits Timor-Leste, Highlighting Growing Ties
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