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US-Philippines Air Force Cooperation in the Spotlight Amid Exchange
September 02, 2017
US-Philippines Air Force Cooperation in the Spotlight Amid Exchange
The two allies completed the latest iteration of a new exchange established last year.
US-Philippines Air Force Cooperation in the Spotlight Amid Exchange
RIMPAC 2018: China Invited to Participate in Major US Naval Exercise
May 31, 2017
RIMPAC 2018: China Invited to Participate in Major US Naval Exercise
China has been invited to participate in next year’s Rim of the Pacific exercise.
RIMPAC 2018: China Invited to Participate in Major US Naval Exercise
2nd US Navy Supercarrier Deploys in the Pacific
May 17, 2017
2nd US Navy Supercarrier Deploys in the Pacific
The US Navy’s only forward deployed carrier in the Asia Pacific commenced operations on May 16.
2nd US Navy Supercarrier Deploys in the Pacific
US Pacific Command Needs More Submarines as Navy Struggles to Maintain Force
May 12, 2017
US Pacific Command Needs More Submarines as Navy Struggles to Maintain Force
Years of maintenance shortfalls have left subs tied to piers as China’s fleet expands.
US Pacific Command Needs More Submarines as Navy Struggles to Maintain Force
US Supercarrier Prepares to Deploy in the Pacific
May 11, 2017
US Supercarrier Prepares to Deploy in the Pacific
The U.S. Navy’s only forward-deployed carrier began sea trials on May 8.
US Supercarrier Prepares to Deploy in the Pacific
Can the US Be Reassured by China’s Quiet Compliance With Court Ruling at Scarborough Shoal?
April 14, 2017
Can the US Be Reassured by China’s Quiet Compliance With Court Ruling at Scarborough Shoal?
Filipino Fishermen are now ‘canaries in the coal mine’ at contested shoal.
Can the US Be Reassured by China’s Quiet Compliance With Court Ruling at Scarborough Shoal?
US Dispatches Carrier Strike Group to Korean Peninsula
April 10, 2017
US Dispatches Carrier Strike Group to Korean Peninsula
In a show of force by the Trump administration, several U.S. warships will be heading to the Korean Peninsula.
US Dispatches Carrier Strike Group to Korean Peninsula
US and Japan Hold Naval Drill Off Guam
March 08, 2017
US and Japan Hold Naval Drill Off Guam
The U.S. Navy and Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) are holding an bilateral training exercise this week.
US and Japan Hold Naval Drill Off Guam
US Carrier Group Enters South China Sea Amid Calls for More Freedom of Navigation Operations
February 21, 2017
US Carrier Group Enters South China Sea Amid Calls for More Freedom of Navigation Operations
A carrier strike group is conducting routine patrols, but is not set up for FONOPS, despite speculation.
US Carrier Group Enters South China Sea Amid Calls for More Freedom of Navigation Operations
US Carrier Strike Group Arrives in the South China Sea
February 21, 2017
US Carrier Strike Group Arrives in the South China Sea
The U.S. Navy now has two supercarriers deployed to the Asia-Pacific region.
US Carrier Strike Group Arrives in the South China Sea
US and Japan to Hold Amphibious Assault Drills in Northwestern Pacific
November 02, 2016
US and Japan to Hold Amphibious Assault Drills in Northwestern Pacific
A joint U.S.-Japan military exercise will be held off Guam and Tinian in early November.
US and Japan to Hold Amphibious Assault Drills in Northwestern Pacific
Top US Naval Officer in Asia Calls for Military Transparency in China Visit
August 11, 2016
Top US Naval Officer in Asia Calls for Military Transparency in China Visit
The commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet urged the Chinese military to be more transparent about its intentions.
Top US Naval Officer in Asia Calls for Military Transparency in China Visit
US Navy Destroyers Patrol Near China’s Man-Made Islands in South China Sea
July 08, 2016
US Navy Destroyers Patrol Near China’s Man-Made Islands in South China Sea
The United States tries to signal resolve ahead of a court ruling on Chinese territorial claims in the South China Sea.
US Navy Destroyers Patrol Near China’s Man-Made Islands in South China Sea
Did a US ‘Line in the Sand’ at Scarborough Shoal Just Wash Away?
June 25, 2016
Did a US ‘Line in the Sand’ at Scarborough Shoal Just Wash Away?
Philippine President-elect saying no to war with China over disputed shoal complicates U.S. deterrence effort.
Did a US ‘Line in the Sand’ at Scarborough Shoal Just Wash Away?
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