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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
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
One Year After the South China Sea Arbitration Award, Has China 'Won'?
July 22, 2017
One Year After the South China Sea Arbitration Award, Has China 'Won'?
The July 2016 arbitral tribunal ruling failed to change much in the South China Sea, but how far have things come?
One Year After the South China Sea Arbitration Award, Has China 'Won'?
It's Official: Xi Jinping Breaks His Non-Militarization Pledge in the Spratlys
December 16, 2016
It's Official: Xi Jinping Breaks His Non-Militarization Pledge in the Spratlys
In China's own words, Beijing is now building what it sees as "necessary military facilities" in the South China Sea.
It's Official: Xi Jinping Breaks His Non-Militarization Pledge in the Spratlys
Imagining the US Navy's First South China Sea FONOP in the Trump Era
December 02, 2016
Imagining the US Navy's First South China Sea FONOP in the Trump Era
Where the incoming administration chooses to stage the next FONOP will say a lot about tactical choices.
Imagining the US Navy's First South China Sea FONOP in the Trump Era
China Unveils New South China Sea Lighthouse on Subi Reef
April 06, 2016
China Unveils New South China Sea Lighthouse on Subi Reef
Beijing holds a “completion ceremony” for a lighthouse on one of its artificial islands.
China Unveils New South China Sea Lighthouse on Subi Reef
South China Sea FONOP No. 3: Coming Soon?
April 04, 2016
South China Sea FONOP No. 3: Coming Soon?
The U.S. Navy may conduct its third freedom of navigation operation in the South China Sea since China started building artificial islands.
South China Sea FONOP No. 3: Coming Soon?
What's Behind US Military Moves in the South China Sea?
April 01, 2016
What's Behind US Military Moves in the South China Sea?
In the South China Sea, the U.S. military has put on a show similar to a Hollywood blockbuster.
What's Behind US Military Moves in the South China Sea?
South China Sea Update: Assessing the US Freedom of Navigation Operation in the Paracel Islands
February 05, 2016
South China Sea Update: Assessing the US Freedom of Navigation Operation in the Paracel Islands
Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran discuss recent developments in the South China Sea.
South China Sea Update: Assessing the US Freedom of Navigation Operation in the Paracel Islands
Who Is Militarizing the South China Sea?
December 20, 2015
Who Is Militarizing the South China Sea?
Those making accusations should begin by defining exactly what they mean by “militarization.”
Who Is Militarizing the South China Sea?
Military Facilities Aren't Militarization in the South China Sea: Chinese Deputy Foreign Minister
November 23, 2015
Military Facilities Aren't Militarization in the South China Sea: Chinese Deputy Foreign Minister
What does China mean when it speaks about militarization in the South China Sea?
Military Facilities Aren't Militarization in the South China Sea: Chinese Deputy Foreign Minister
Next US Navy South China Sea Freedom of Navigation Operation: Mischief Reef
November 23, 2015
Next US Navy South China Sea Freedom of Navigation Operation: Mischief Reef
The U.S. Navy will likely sail within 12 nautical miles of Mischief Reef soon.
Next US Navy South China Sea Freedom of Navigation Operation: Mischief Reef
Debating Freedom of Navigation Operations in the South China Sea
November 19, 2015
Debating Freedom of Navigation Operations in the South China Sea
Continuing the debate on the value of U.S. FONOPs, Sam Bateman responds.
Debating Freedom of Navigation Operations in the South China Sea
China and US Hold Joint Naval Exercise
November 18, 2015
China and US Hold Joint Naval Exercise
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Stethem arrives in Shanghai ahead of the drills.
China and US Hold Joint Naval Exercise
The Hypocrisy of US Freedom of Navigation Operations in the South China Sea
November 17, 2015
The Hypocrisy of US Freedom of Navigation Operations in the South China Sea
The U.S. says it is defending freedom of navigation; really it just wants to limit China's power in the South China Sea.
The Hypocrisy of US Freedom of Navigation Operations in the South China Sea
Did China Try Restricting US Bombers in the South China Sea?
November 13, 2015
Did China Try Restricting US Bombers in the South China Sea?
Two U.S. bombers were contacted by Chinese air traffic controllers over the South China Sea, but details are murky.
Did China Try Restricting US Bombers in the South China Sea?
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