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Making Sense of Asia’s Balance of Power in 2019
June 15, 2019
Making Sense of Asia’s Balance of Power in 2019
Which Asian countries overperform and underperform across a range of indicators of national power?
Making Sense of Asia’s Balance of Power in 2019
US Announces Suspension of Vigilant Ace 2018 Exercise With South Korea
October 20, 2018
US Announces Suspension of Vigilant Ace 2018 Exercise With South Korea
The suspension comes in anticipation of a second U.S.-North Korea summit meeting.
US Announces Suspension of Vigilant Ace 2018 Exercise With South Korea
Trade Wars Are Not Good for the US Military Advantage
July 26, 2018
Trade Wars Are Not Good for the US Military Advantage
What will the long-term costs of the Trump administration's trade war be on the U.S. military's technological superiority?
Trade Wars Are Not Good for the US Military Advantage
What Is the Nature of Power in the Asia-Pacific and Who Wields It?
May 11, 2018
What Is the Nature of Power in the Asia-Pacific and Who Wields It?
A new tool helps rank Asian states by their relative and absolute power rankings across a variety of measures.
What Is the Nature of Power in the Asia-Pacific and Who Wields It?
Is the US Suffering a ‘War Gap’?
April 06, 2018
Is the US Suffering a ‘War Gap’?
Why American decision-makers continue to fail to understand the true nature of military conflict.
Is the US Suffering a ‘War Gap’?
How Does Japan View the US View of Preemption on the Korean Peninsula?
March 20, 2018
How Does Japan View the US View of Preemption on the Korean Peninsula?
The Trump administration has decided to rhetorically investigate a policy that neither Seoul nor Tokyo can genuinely support.
How Does Japan View the US View of Preemption on the Korean Peninsula?
The US is Considering Deploying Another Marine Expeditionary Unit to Asia
February 12, 2018
The US is Considering Deploying Another Marine Expeditionary Unit to Asia
The move would help boost U.S. force readiness in the Asia-Pacific region.
The US is Considering Deploying Another Marine Expeditionary Unit to Asia
Preventive Self-Defense Strikes Against North Korea May Set an Uneasy Precedent
February 04, 2018
Preventive Self-Defense Strikes Against North Korea May Set an Uneasy Precedent
What would the international legal consequences of a United States attack on North Korea be?
Preventive Self-Defense Strikes Against North Korea May Set an Uneasy Precedent
Report: US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to Visit China in Spring 2018
January 16, 2018
Report: US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to Visit China in Spring 2018
U.S. Secretary of Defense will likely visit China in the first half of 2018.
Report: US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to Visit China in Spring 2018
Hawaii's Missile False Alarm Spurs Worries About US-North Korea War
January 15, 2018
Hawaii's Missile False Alarm Spurs Worries About US-North Korea War
How likely is war between North Korea and the United States?
Hawaii's Missile False Alarm Spurs Worries About US-North Korea War
US Considers Direct Military Involvement in Fight Against Islamic State-Affiliated Militants in Mindanao
August 08, 2017
US Considers Direct Military Involvement in Fight Against Islamic State-Affiliated Militants in Mindanao
U.S. drone strikes against the Islamic State in the Philippines may not be decisive in terminating the conflict.
US Considers Direct Military Involvement in Fight Against Islamic State-Affiliated Militants in Mindanao
What's the Big Deal About These US-South Korea Military Exercises?
March 23, 2017
What's the Big Deal About These US-South Korea Military Exercises?
A closer look at the costs and benefits of the annual Foal Eagle-Key Resolve exercises.
What's the Big Deal About These US-South Korea Military Exercises?
US, South Korea Kick Off Annual Foal Eagle Exercise
March 02, 2017
US, South Korea Kick Off Annual Foal Eagle Exercise
The alliance kicks off its large-scale annual drills.
US, South Korea Kick Off Annual Foal Eagle Exercise
Will There Be Accountability for the Kunduz Hospital Bombing?
October 04, 2015
Will There Be Accountability for the Kunduz Hospital Bombing?
A Médecins Sans Frontières hospital was struck by an air strike in Kunduz, Afghanistan. Will there be accountability?
Will There Be Accountability for the Kunduz Hospital Bombing?
Could China Be About to Transform Its Military?
September 29, 2015
Could China Be About to Transform Its Military?
There has been talk of radical reform of decades. Finally, it looks like it might happen.
Could China Be About to Transform Its Military?
New Equations in the Asia-Pacific as China Arrives as Military Power
September 21, 2015
New Equations in the Asia-Pacific as China Arrives as Military Power
China's expanding and modernizing military power could change everything in Asia.
New Equations in the Asia-Pacific as China Arrives as Military Power
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