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China, US, Japan React to Philippines' UNCLOS Case
April 04, 2014
China, US, Japan React to Philippines' UNCLOS Case
Plus, reactions to Pyongyang's nuclear ambitions and Chinese views of Malaysia after Flight 370. Friday China links.
China, US, Japan React to Philippines' UNCLOS Case
The Long Road Back to the Six Party Talks
February 28, 2014
The Long Road Back to the Six Party Talks
The Six Party Talks might be back on the horizon. What will it take to get them going again?
The Long Road Back to the Six Party Talks
Three Hidden Time Bombs in the US-Japan Alliance
February 28, 2014
Three Hidden Time Bombs in the US-Japan Alliance
The US and Japan need to align their policies on China strategy, deterrence and offensive military capabilities.
Three Hidden Time Bombs in the US-Japan Alliance
America and China’s Perception Problems
February 17, 2014
America and China’s Perception Problems
Around the world China is increasingly seen as the bully while the U.S. seems more and more irresolute.
America and China’s Perception Problems
How China Justifies Its ADIZ - And How It Could Do Better
December 04, 2013
How China Justifies Its ADIZ - And How It Could Do Better
China's contradictory justifications for the ADIZ add to confusion over the zone.
How China Justifies Its ADIZ - And How It Could Do Better
Does China Accept America’s Mastery of the Seas?
November 09, 2013
Does China Accept America’s Mastery of the Seas?
The Naval Diplomat took part in a conference today. Here’s what he said.
Does China Accept America’s Mastery of the Seas?
Why Israel Should Support a US-Iran Rapprochement
July 18, 2013
Why Israel Should Support a US-Iran Rapprochement
Israel’s concerns about a deal between the US and Iran are understandable but misguided.
Why Israel Should Support a US-Iran Rapprochement
S. Korean FM To Meet With Japan, Not N. Korea
June 26, 2013
S. Korean FM To Meet With Japan, Not N. Korea
Seoul and Tokyo will meet at the ASEAN Regional Forum. No inter-Korea talks are expected.
S. Korean FM To Meet With Japan, Not N. Korea
Spoilers & Great Power Politics: US-China Edition
June 26, 2013
Spoilers & Great Power Politics: US-China Edition
Incidences like Chen Guangcheng and Snowden underscore the danger of individuals disrupting US-China ties.
Spoilers & Great Power Politics: US-China Edition
The Language of Australia’s New Defense White Paper: In Tune With U.S.?
May 13, 2013
The Language of Australia’s New Defense White Paper: In Tune With U.S.?
“Canberra and Washington singing the same strategic tune can only be welcomed, in language and in policy.”
The Language of Australia’s New Defense White Paper: In Tune With U.S.?
Hedging: The Real U.S. Policy Towards China?
May 13, 2013
Hedging: The Real U.S. Policy Towards China?
Is America trying to contain China? No, it could be just hedging its bets.
Hedging: The Real U.S. Policy Towards China?
Shinzo Abe's Strategic Diamond
January 15, 2013
Shinzo Abe's Strategic Diamond
With Shinzo Abe back in power, could an old initiative be reborn?
Shinzo Abe's Strategic Diamond
Can Moscow and Washington Join Hands in the Pacific?
October 03, 2012
Can Moscow and Washington Join Hands in the Pacific?
With Russia intensifying its regional diplomacy and America ‘rebalancing’ to the Pacific, both nations have much to gain by working together.
Can Moscow and Washington Join Hands in the Pacific?
Should the U.S. and Pakistan Get 'Divorced?'
September 21, 2012
Should the U.S. and Pakistan Get 'Divorced?'
Pakistan’s former U.S. Ambassador says its time to give up the “magnificent delusion” of an alliance.
Should the U.S. and Pakistan Get 'Divorced?'
Strategy for an Unthinkable Conflict
July 27, 2012
Strategy for an Unthinkable Conflict
While a U.S.-China clash would be devastating, Offshore Control is the ‘least bad’ option.
Strategy for an Unthinkable Conflict
China Moves Forward on Cybersecurity Policy
July 25, 2012
China Moves Forward on Cybersecurity Policy
Despite a new policy opinion, Chinese cyber-security suffers from some of the same problems as the United States.
China Moves Forward on Cybersecurity Policy
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