Vietnam’s Sole Military Ally
By Khang Vu
The country's longstanding ties with its neighbor Laos constitute an alliance in everything but name.
The Trouble With Vietnam’s Defense Strategy
By Thoi Nguyen
Vietnam needs more radical thinking on defense in order to adapt and keep pace with changes in the region.
Vietnam’s Defense Policy of ‘No’ Quietly Saves Room for ‘Yes’
By Derek Grossman
Vietnam is famous for the “Three Nos,” but Hanoi has been flexible in interpreting those in practice.
A Vietnam ‘Base’ for Russia?
By Prashanth Parameswaran
A closer look at reports of Moscow potentially reopening a 'base.'