December 21, 2020
Vietnam’s Sole Military Ally
By Khang Vu
The country's longstanding ties with its neighbor Laos constitute an alliance in everything but name.
January 17, 2020
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.
January 19, 2019
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.
October 15, 2016
A Vietnam ‘Base’ for Russia?
By Prashanth Parameswaran
A closer look at reports of Moscow potentially reopening a 'base.'