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US Begins Production of Low-Yield Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile Warhead
January 30, 2019
US Begins Production of Low-Yield Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile Warhead
The new warhead was identified as a requirement by the Trump administration in 2018.
US Begins Production of Low-Yield Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile Warhead
Trump’s Missile Defense Review Will Be Read Closely in China
January 26, 2019
Trump’s Missile Defense Review Will Be Read Closely in China
The 2019 U.S. Missile Defense Review will vindicate longstanding anxieties in China and Russia.
Trump’s Missile Defense Review Will Be Read Closely in China
What ARIA Will and Won’t Do for the US in Asia
January 14, 2019
What ARIA Will and Won’t Do for the US in Asia
U.S. allies will welcome the Asia Reassurance Initiative Act.
What ARIA Will and Won’t Do for the US in Asia
Looking Back on 2018 in Asian Geopolitics
December 27, 2018
Looking Back on 2018 in Asian Geopolitics
What were the themes and events that defined the past year in Asian geopolitics?
Looking Back on 2018 in Asian Geopolitics
Mattis to Leave Trump Administration January 1, To Be Replaced by Patrick Shanahan
December 26, 2018
Mattis to Leave Trump Administration January 1, To Be Replaced by Patrick Shanahan
Trump has dismissed his inaugural secretary of defense over policy disagreements.
Mattis to Leave Trump Administration January 1, To Be Replaced by Patrick Shanahan
With Mattis Gone, What Ahead for US-China Military Ties in 2019?
December 24, 2018
With Mattis Gone, What Ahead for US-China Military Ties in 2019?
Mattis' successor could cause more turbulence in the U.S.-China relationship.
With Mattis Gone, What Ahead for US-China Military Ties in 2019?
'Sanctions Are Coming': US Issues Limited Iran Sanctions Waivers, With One Big Exception
November 03, 2018
'Sanctions Are Coming': US Issues Limited Iran Sanctions Waivers, With One Big Exception
China, Iran's biggest oil importer, is still in the dark about a possible sanctions waiver.
'Sanctions Are Coming': US Issues Limited Iran Sanctions Waivers, With One Big Exception
Imagining a Post-INF US Posture in East Asia
October 29, 2018
Imagining a Post-INF US Posture in East Asia
The challenges to U.S. intermediate-range missile deployments in Asia shouldn't be overlooked.
Imagining a Post-INF US Posture in East Asia
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
Families Belong Together: The Case to End the US North Korea Travel Ban
August 23, 2018
Families Belong Together: The Case to End the US North Korea Travel Ban
The United States should do away with a ban on travel by its citizens to North Korea.
Families Belong Together: The Case to End the US North Korea Travel Ban
North Korea Has the Trump Administration All Figured Out
August 22, 2018
North Korea Has the Trump Administration All Figured Out
Pyongyang is working to decouple Trump from his deputies.
North Korea Has the Trump Administration All Figured Out
Will the US-China Trade War Spill Over Into the South China Sea?
August 21, 2018
Will the US-China Trade War Spill Over Into the South China Sea?
Can the South China Sea become a front in the U.S.-China trade war?
Will the US-China Trade War Spill Over Into the South China Sea?
US Seeks New Talks With Taliban in an Attempt to Explore Afghan Peace
July 26, 2018
US Seeks New Talks With Taliban in an Attempt to Explore Afghan Peace
A senior U.S. State Department official visited Doha to seek out talks with the Taliban.
US Seeks New Talks With Taliban in an Attempt to Explore Afghan Peace
No War But Trade War
June 16, 2018
No War But Trade War
The trade war that Trump has initiated will hurt the United States, but the hope appears to be that it will hurt the Chinese more.
No War But Trade War
China 'Experts' and US-China Relations
May 29, 2018
China 'Experts' and US-China Relations
The U.S. needs to put in serious effort to train a young crop of experts on China.
China 'Experts' and US-China Relations
Is the US-South Korea Alliance in Trouble?
April 21, 2018
Is the US-South Korea Alliance in Trouble?
Recent trends suggest that U.S.-South Korea relations are increasingly strained.
Is the US-South Korea Alliance in Trouble?
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