Subscribe

Tag

U.S. South China Sea policy

The ‘Cold Confrontation’ Underway in the South China Sea
May 31, 2019

The ‘Cold Confrontation’ Underway in the South China Sea

By Chen Xiangmiao
Neither the U.S. nor China wants a hot war, but they will continue to contest their differing interests in the region.

What the Berlin Airlift Can Teach Us About the South China Sea
February 02, 2019

What the Berlin Airlift Can Teach Us About the South China Sea

By Ngo Di Lan
The U.S. failure to counter China’s “gray zone” tactics stems from a lack of will, not a lack of options.
Pushback: America’s New China Strategy
November 02, 2018

Pushback: America’s New China Strategy

By Robert Sutter
A situation report from Washington assessing the U.S. whole of government opposition to China’s challenges.

Trade, War, and the South China Sea
September 01, 2018

Trade, War, and the South China Sea

By Roncevert Ganan Almond
In water where progress was once assumed, an ominous front is now forming.

The South China Sea: Freedom of Overflight or ‘Unlawful Activities’?
August 16, 2018

The South China Sea: Freedom of Overflight or ‘Unlawful Activities’?

By Yinan Bao
A critique of recent U.S. military reconnaissance activities in South China Sea from the Chinese perspective.

US Makes Up Some Lost Diplomatic Ground Over South China Sea
July 31, 2018

US Makes Up Some Lost Diplomatic Ground Over South China Sea

By Mark J. Valencia
After some setbacks, the U.S. is making progress in its diplomatic struggle with China. 

Mattis' Visit to China: Agree to Disagree?
June 29, 2018

Mattis' Visit to China: Agree to Disagree?

By Shannon Tiezzi
The U.S. secretary of defense brings a dose of “reality” to the U.S.-China military relationship.
Toward a New Maritime Strategy in the South China Sea
June 22, 2018

Toward a New Maritime Strategy in the South China Sea

By Patrick M. Cronin and Melodie Ha
How the US can reformulate its approach to China in the maritime domain.

Is the South China Sea Dispute a Foregone Conclusion?
May 10, 2018

Is the South China Sea Dispute a Foregone Conclusion?

By Jansen Tham
China has gained an irreversible advantage in the South China Sea.

In the Era of Great Power Competition, the US Needs to Step Up Its Game
May 08, 2018

In the Era of Great Power Competition, the US Needs to Step Up Its Game

By Ben Cipperley
A blueprint for pushing back against China's militarization of the South China Sea.

The South China Sea: Reality Is Slowly Sinking In
April 26, 2018

The South China Sea: Reality Is Slowly Sinking In

By Mark J. Valencia
It's finally clear that the United States is not willing to confront China in the disputed waters.
Washington Must Own up to Superpower Competition With China
March 08, 2018

Washington Must Own up to Superpower Competition With China

By Will Saetren and Hunter Marston
The first step is for the U.S. to admit that China is a full-blown superpower.

Page 1 of 6