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South China Sea Militarization: Fighters in the Paracels and Combat Logistics
December 06, 2017
South China Sea Militarization: Fighters in the Paracels and Combat Logistics
China admits deployment of jets to Woody Island, tests ability to keep islands supplied.
South China Sea Militarization: Fighters in the Paracels and Combat Logistics
China's Air Force Declares Shaanxi Y-9 Transport Aircraft Operational
December 06, 2017
China's Air Force Declares Shaanxi Y-9 Transport Aircraft Operational
China's take on the C-130J Super Hercules reached operational capability.
China's Air Force Declares Shaanxi Y-9 Transport Aircraft Operational
China’s Navy Inducts 2 More Sub Killer Stealth Warships
November 30, 2017
China’s Navy Inducts 2 More Sub Killer Stealth Warships
The People’s Liberation Army Navy commissioned two stealth corvettes into service this month.
China’s Navy Inducts 2 More Sub Killer Stealth Warships
Why Has Australia Shifted Back to the Quad?
November 16, 2017
Why Has Australia Shifted Back to the Quad?
Among other things, the Quad gives Australia an opportunity to expand on its underdeveloped relationship with India.
Why Has Australia Shifted Back to the Quad?
Tracking Trump's First Trip to Asia, Part 2: China, Vietnam, APEC, Philippines, ASEAN, EAS, and the 'Quad'
November 15, 2017
Tracking Trump's First Trip to Asia, Part 2: China, Vietnam, APEC, Philippines, ASEAN, EAS, and the 'Quad'
How did Trump’s first-ever presidential trip to China, Vietnam, and the Philippines wrap up?
Tracking Trump's First Trip to Asia, Part 2: China, Vietnam, APEC, Philippines, ASEAN, EAS, and the 'Quad'
APEC 2017: What Did Vietnam Achieve?
November 14, 2017
APEC 2017: What Did Vietnam Achieve?
Vietnam seems to have found a more comfortable position by balancing between China and the United States.
APEC 2017: What Did Vietnam Achieve?
US, Japan, India, and Australia Hold Working-Level Quadrilateral Meeting on Regional Cooperation
November 13, 2017
US, Japan, India, and Australia Hold Working-Level Quadrilateral Meeting on Regional Cooperation
The 'Quad' is back.
US, Japan, India, and Australia Hold Working-Level Quadrilateral Meeting on Regional Cooperation
Trump's Trip to China: Poor Optics and Missed Opportunities
November 10, 2017
Trump's Trip to China: Poor Optics and Missed Opportunities
Trump's visit merely papered over the cracks of the huge issues dividing the two superpowers.
Trump's Trip to China: Poor Optics and Missed Opportunities
Quantum Communications and Chinese SSBN Strategy
November 04, 2017
Quantum Communications and Chinese SSBN Strategy
China's quantum lead may have important implications for its SSBN force.
Quantum Communications and Chinese SSBN Strategy
Welcome to the Xi Jinping Show: Chinese Foreign Policy After the 19th Party Congress
November 03, 2017
Welcome to the Xi Jinping Show: Chinese Foreign Policy After the 19th Party Congress
China's foreign policy can be expected to remain assertive as it grows increasingly ambitious under Xi Jinping.
Welcome to the Xi Jinping Show: Chinese Foreign Policy After the 19th Party Congress
Trump Goes to Asia: Everything You Need to Know
October 18, 2017
Trump Goes to Asia: Everything You Need to Know
Donald Trump goes to Asia for the first time as president. What can we expect?
Trump Goes to Asia: Everything You Need to Know
South China Sea: Fourth US FONOP in Five Months Suggests a New Operational Rhythm
October 12, 2017
South China Sea: Fourth US FONOP in Five Months Suggests a New Operational Rhythm
The Trump administration has accepted a higher pace of freedom of navigation operations in the South China Sea.
South China Sea: Fourth US FONOP in Five Months Suggests a New Operational Rhythm
China, US Both Using Lawfare in the South China Sea
October 12, 2017
China, US Both Using Lawfare in the South China Sea
China is indeed engaging in lawfare, but the U.S. has done so in a rather sophisticated manner for many years as well.
China, US Both Using Lawfare in the South China Sea
South China Sea: Philippines Plans Spratly Upgrades
October 01, 2017
South China Sea: Philippines Plans Spratly Upgrades
The Philippines Armed Forces will upgrade the airstrip on Thitu Island, among other improvement.
South China Sea: Philippines Plans Spratly Upgrades
A Path Towards Environmental Management in the South China Sea
September 16, 2017
A Path Towards Environmental Management in the South China Sea
A blueprint for fisheries management and environmental cooperation.
A Path Towards Environmental Management in the South China Sea
A FONOP Schedule in the South China Sea: What Next?
September 11, 2017
A FONOP Schedule in the South China Sea: What Next?
How can regularized FONOPs benefit U.S. interests in the South China Sea?
A FONOP Schedule in the South China Sea: What Next?
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