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China’s South China Sea Anti-Ship Missile Tests Up the Stakes
July 15, 2019
China’s South China Sea Anti-Ship Missile Tests Up the Stakes
The tests send a sharp message to the United States Navy.
China’s South China Sea Anti-Ship Missile Tests Up the Stakes
The PLARF’s New Hainan Island Base and China’s Recent Anti-Ship Ballistic Missile Tests
July 03, 2019
The PLARF’s New Hainan Island Base and China’s Recent Anti-Ship Ballistic Missile Tests
The first-known Chinese tests of an anti-ship ballistic missile into the South China Sea may have inaugurated a new PLARF base.
The PLARF’s New Hainan Island Base and China’s Recent Anti-Ship Ballistic Missile Tests
Did China Start Testing Anti-Ship Ballistic Missiles Into the South China Sea?
July 02, 2019
Did China Start Testing Anti-Ship Ballistic Missiles Into the South China Sea?
The tests would mark the first activity of their kind in the South China Sea.
Did China Start Testing Anti-Ship Ballistic Missiles Into the South China Sea?
South China Sea: Philippine Coast Guard Spots PLAN Warship Off Scarborough Shoal
June 10, 2019
South China Sea: Philippine Coast Guard Spots PLAN Warship Off Scarborough Shoal
The warship was accompanied by China Coast Guard and maritime militia vessels.
South China Sea: Philippine Coast Guard Spots PLAN Warship Off Scarborough Shoal
South China Sea: 2 US Navy Destroyers Conduct Freedom of Navigation Operation in Spratlys
May 06, 2019
South China Sea: 2 US Navy Destroyers Conduct Freedom of Navigation Operation in Spratlys
The U.S. Navy's latest freedom of navigation operation challenged excessive Chinese claims in the Spratlys.
South China Sea: 2 US Navy Destroyers Conduct Freedom of Navigation Operation in Spratlys
Philippines Slams China's South China Sea Flotilla
April 08, 2019
Philippines Slams China's South China Sea Flotilla
Manila protested against the presence of hundreds of Chinese vessels near Philippine-controlled islets.
Philippines Slams China's South China Sea Flotilla
US Warships Conduct Freedom of Navigation Operation Near Mischief Reef
February 12, 2019
US Warships Conduct Freedom of Navigation Operation Near Mischief Reef
The operation is the second to take place in the South China Sea in 2019.
US Warships Conduct Freedom of Navigation Operation Near Mischief Reef
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
US Navy Destroyer Conducts Freedom of Navigation Operation Near Gaven, Johnson Reefs
October 01, 2018
US Navy Destroyer Conducts Freedom of Navigation Operation Near Gaven, Johnson Reefs
The latest U.S. FONOP testing Chinese maritime claims comes at a time of heightened U.S.-China bilateral tensions.
US Navy Destroyer Conducts Freedom of Navigation Operation Near Gaven, Johnson Reefs
South China Sea: Philippine Navy Flagship Runs Aground at Half-Moon Shoal
September 01, 2018
South China Sea: Philippine Navy Flagship Runs Aground at Half-Moon Shoal
BRP Gregorio del Pilar is being recovered after suffering damage.
South China Sea: Philippine Navy Flagship Runs Aground at Half-Moon Shoal
Maintaining the International Order in Asian Seas
August 06, 2018
Maintaining the International Order in Asian Seas
Why international law is the basis for settling maritime disputes.
Maintaining the International Order in Asian Seas
US 2019 Defense Bill Calls for Public Reporting on China's Militarization Activities in the South China Sea
August 03, 2018
US 2019 Defense Bill Calls for Public Reporting on China's Militarization Activities in the South China Sea
The 2019 NDAA calls on the U.S. Department of Defense to make public Chinese militarization activities in the South China Sea.
US 2019 Defense Bill Calls for Public Reporting on China's Militarization Activities in the South China Sea
Is China Using Force or Coercion in the South China Sea?
July 11, 2018
Is China Using Force or Coercion in the South China Sea?
Why words matter.
Is China Using Force or Coercion in the South China Sea?
China's Island Build-Up: The View From Space
July 11, 2018
China's Island Build-Up: The View From Space
Satellite images reveal the scope of China's expanded presence.
China's Island Build-Up: The View From Space
What Will It Take for the PLAN to Come Back to RIMPAC?
June 25, 2018
What Will It Take for the PLAN to Come Back to RIMPAC?
A lot, if you ask the U.S. Senate.
What Will It Take for the PLAN to Come Back to RIMPAC?
China’s New Missiles in the Spratlys May be a Turning Point
June 14, 2018
China’s New Missiles in the Spratlys May be a Turning Point
There is no longer any reason for China to acknowledge the diplomatic fig leaf of Xi Jinping’s “militarization” assurance.
China’s New Missiles in the Spratlys May be a Turning Point
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