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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?
Finally, Strategic Clarity in the South China Sea. Is the Taiwan Strait Next?
September 07, 2017
Finally, Strategic Clarity in the South China Sea. Is the Taiwan Strait Next?
Routine FONOPS in the South China Sea are long overdue -- as are Taiwan Strait passages.
Finally, Strategic Clarity in the South China Sea. Is the Taiwan Strait Next?
America, China and the South China Sea: False Premises and Wishful Thinking
September 06, 2017
America, China and the South China Sea: False Premises and Wishful Thinking
Like other rising great powers before it, China wants to bend the international system to further its national interests.
America, China and the South China Sea: False Premises and Wishful Thinking
How America Can Keep From Losing in the South China Sea
September 04, 2017
How America Can Keep From Losing in the South China Sea
Washington is losing ground in the South China Sea, and risks making the situation lasting unless America imposes “real” strategic costs to China.
How America Can Keep From Losing in the South China Sea
The United States Has Not Lost the South China Sea
September 01, 2017
The United States Has Not Lost the South China Sea
Despite some setbacks, the United States has not lost influence in the vital waterway.
The United States Has Not Lost the South China Sea
Japan’s Maritime Diplomacy Mission in Southeast Asia
August 28, 2017
Japan’s Maritime Diplomacy Mission in Southeast Asia
In light of China’s growing maritime assertiveness, Japan’s imperative to protect its surrounding waters is now even greater.
Japan’s Maritime Diplomacy Mission in Southeast Asia
What's in Japan's Record 2018 Defense Budget Request?
August 28, 2017
What's in Japan's Record 2018 Defense Budget Request?
Japan's defense spending continues to be driven by concerns about North Korea and Chinese maritime activities.
What's in Japan's Record 2018 Defense Budget Request?
South China Sea Update: Assessing the Latest Chinese Maritime Activity Near Thitu Island
August 26, 2017
South China Sea Update: Assessing the Latest Chinese Maritime Activity Near Thitu Island
Gregory Poling joins the podcast to go over recent events near Thitu Island in the South China Sea.
South China Sea Update: Assessing the Latest Chinese Maritime Activity Near Thitu Island
Intelligence Gathering in the Maritime Domain: Is China Using Double Standards?
August 22, 2017
Intelligence Gathering in the Maritime Domain: Is China Using Double Standards?
Appraising the existence of a Chinese "double standard" on EEZ surveillance requires a close look at the evidence.
Intelligence Gathering in the Maritime Domain: Is China Using Double Standards?
South China Sea: A Chinese 'Invasion' Near the Philippines' Pag-asa Island in the Spratlys?
August 22, 2017
South China Sea: A Chinese 'Invasion' Near the Philippines' Pag-asa Island in the Spratlys?
Recent events near Pag-asa Island raise distressing questions.
South China Sea: A Chinese 'Invasion' Near the Philippines' Pag-asa Island in the Spratlys?
Leveraging US Military Power in South China Sea
August 22, 2017
Leveraging US Military Power in South China Sea
The U.S. should leverage the prospect of new military balancing capabilities to establish an accommodation with China in the South China Sea.
Leveraging US Military Power in South China Sea
Can China Be Taken Seriously on its ‘Word’ to Negotiate Disputed Territory?
August 18, 2017
Can China Be Taken Seriously on its ‘Word’ to Negotiate Disputed Territory?
Beijing has a habit of signing, and then ignoring, “guiding principles” on maintaining the status quo in disputed areas.
Can China Be Taken Seriously on its ‘Word’ to Negotiate Disputed Territory?
Top US, Japan Defense and Diplomatic Officials Meet to Discuss Alliance, Regional Issues
August 18, 2017
Top US, Japan Defense and Diplomatic Officials Meet to Discuss Alliance, Regional Issues
Top U.S. and Japanese officials discuss North Korea, the East China Sea, and much more.
Top US, Japan Defense and Diplomatic Officials Meet to Discuss Alliance, Regional Issues
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