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US-Vietnam Relations: Confronting the War Legacy Challenge   
March 15, 2019
US-Vietnam Relations: Confronting the War Legacy Challenge   
Efforts at Agent Orange decontamination reinforce the work that continues to go into addressing old challenges even as both countries seek to maximize new opportunities.
US-Vietnam Relations: Confronting the War Legacy Challenge   
What Does Mattis’ Visit Reveal About US-Vietnam Defense Ties Under Trump?
October 17, 2018
What Does Mattis’ Visit Reveal About US-Vietnam Defense Ties Under Trump?
The trip had both symbolic and substantive significance for the relationship despite lingering concerns.
What Does Mattis’ Visit Reveal About US-Vietnam Defense Ties Under Trump?
Why Vietnam’s First RIMPAC Participation Matters
July 02, 2018
Why Vietnam’s First RIMPAC Participation Matters
Hanoi’s inaugural participation in RIMPAC 2018 merits as much attention as Beijing’s exclusion.
Why Vietnam’s First RIMPAC Participation Matters
Why Vietnam's New Coast Guard Law Matters
April 14, 2018
Why Vietnam's New Coast Guard Law Matters
A law that would give Hanoi’s coast guard greater flexibility to operate needs to be understood within a broader context.
Why Vietnam's New Coast Guard Law Matters
What’s Next for US-Vietnam Defense Ties Under Trump?
April 04, 2018
What’s Next for US-Vietnam Defense Ties Under Trump?
Both sides are continuing to deepen ties in spite of lingering challenges and uncertainties.
What’s Next for US-Vietnam Defense Ties Under Trump?
Why a First US Aircraft Carrier Vietnam Visit Matters
March 01, 2018
Why a First US Aircraft Carrier Vietnam Visit Matters
A closer look at the broader significance behind a much-anticipated development.
Why a First US Aircraft Carrier Vietnam Visit Matters
Russia-Vietnam Military Ties in the Spotlight with Defense Minister’s Visit
January 24, 2018
Russia-Vietnam Military Ties in the Spotlight with Defense Minister’s Visit
The visit saw both sides continuing to chart the course for their future ties in a changing strategic environment.
Russia-Vietnam Military Ties in the Spotlight with Defense Minister’s Visit
US-Vietnam Defense Relations Under Trump Get a Boost With First Aircraft Carrier Visit
August 09, 2017
US-Vietnam Defense Relations Under Trump Get a Boost With First Aircraft Carrier Visit
The move represents yet another step forward for security ties under the Trump administration amid lingering concerns.
US-Vietnam Defense Relations Under Trump Get a Boost With First Aircraft Carrier Visit
US, Vietnam Kick Off First Naval Engagement Activity in Trump Era
July 06, 2017
US, Vietnam Kick Off First Naval Engagement Activity in Trump Era
Washington and Hanoi begin the 8th iteration of their NEA in the latest sign of a deepening defense relationship.
US, Vietnam Kick Off First Naval Engagement Activity in Trump Era
US-Vietnam Defense Ties in the Spotlight with Warship in Cam Ranh
June 13, 2017
US-Vietnam Defense Ties in the Spotlight with Warship in Cam Ranh
A LCS visit is just the latest in a series of steps both sides have taken in enhancing their security relationship.
US-Vietnam Defense Ties in the Spotlight with Warship in Cam Ranh
US-Vietnam Ties Under Trump in the Spotlight with Premier’s Visit
May 31, 2017
US-Vietnam Ties Under Trump in the Spotlight with Premier’s Visit
Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s trip to Washington is testament to Vietnam’s enduring importance as an emerging partner for the United States.
US-Vietnam Ties Under Trump in the Spotlight with Premier’s Visit
US Gives Vietnam Coast Guard a Boost Ahead of Premier’s Visit
May 30, 2017
US Gives Vietnam Coast Guard a Boost Ahead of Premier’s Visit
Move comes days before Vietnam’s prime minister visits the White House.  
US Gives Vietnam Coast Guard a Boost Ahead of Premier’s Visit
US Delivers Six Patrol Vessels to Vietnam in Defense Boost
May 25, 2017
US Delivers Six Patrol Vessels to Vietnam in Defense Boost
Handover indicates expanding security collaboration between the two partners is continuing under Trump.
US Delivers Six Patrol Vessels to Vietnam in Defense Boost
Why Trump Should Go to APEC and EAS in Vietnam and the Philippines
April 01, 2017
Why Trump Should Go to APEC and EAS in Vietnam and the Philippines
The strategic case is quite compelling. 
Why Trump Should Go to APEC and EAS in Vietnam and the Philippines
Why Obama Blinked on Rights in Vietnam
May 26, 2016
Why Obama Blinked on Rights in Vietnam
The administration has rewarded one the region's least democratic regimes without much progress on rights to show for it.
Why Obama Blinked on Rights in Vietnam
Japan and the United States Renew Commitments to Maritime Security
December 28, 2013
Japan and the United States Renew Commitments to Maritime Security
The U.S. and Japan have taken to strengthening their alliances across Southeast Asia.
Japan and the United States Renew Commitments to Maritime Security
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