Subscribe

Topic

Security

To Infinity and Beyond: Japan’s Rise as a Space Power
January 25, 2020

To Infinity and Beyond: Japan’s Rise as a Space Power

By Anupama Vijayakumar
Japan has steadily progressed toward achieving reliable, indigenous capabilities in outer space. 

Wuhan Coronavirus Panic Grips China and the World
January 25, 2020

Wuhan Coronavirus Panic Grips China and the World

By Ankit Panda
Are China's measures to keep the virus from spreading before the Lunar New Year likely to work?
With Its New Aircraft Carrier, Is China Now a Blue Water Navy?
January 25, 2020

With Its New Aircraft Carrier, Is China Now a Blue Water Navy?

By James Maclaren
China recently commissioned its first indigenous aircraft carrier and took another step toward altering the military balance of power.

Duterte Threatens to End US Pact Over Ally’s Visa Issue
January 24, 2020

Duterte Threatens to End US Pact Over Ally’s Visa Issue

By Associated Press
The Philippine president has renewed a threat to terminate an accord unless Washington restores a visa of a political ally linked to human rights violations.

Navy Chief Introductory Visit Highlights Thailand-Singapore Defense Relations
January 24, 2020

Navy Chief Introductory Visit Highlights Thailand-Singapore Defense Relations

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The interaction highlighted the security aspect of the relationship between the two Southeast Asian states and what lies ahead in 2020.

The Pitfalls in Afghanistan’s Peace Process
January 24, 2020

The Pitfalls in Afghanistan’s Peace Process

By Daud Khattak
A US-Taliban peace agreement seems closer than ever, but the whole thing could unravel when it comes time for intra-Afghan talks.

Australian Weapons Sales: Shrouded in Secrecy
January 24, 2020

Australian Weapons Sales: Shrouded in Secrecy

By Joshua Mcdonald
Canberra wants to be a top arms exporter, but its partners draw scrutiny.
The Tough Road Ahead for US-Japan Host Nation Support Negotiations
January 23, 2020

The Tough Road Ahead for US-Japan Host Nation Support Negotiations

By Yuki Tatsumi
With election season looming in the U.S., the question of Japan's financial contribution to the alliance could become politically fraught.

Washington Needs Nonproliferation Messaging Consistency on Iran and North Korea
January 23, 2020

Washington Needs Nonproliferation Messaging Consistency on Iran and North Korea

By Mary Chesnut
Consistent nonproliferation messaging: how can the United States square its Iran strategy with its North Korea strategy?

How Chinese Immigrants Found Their Way to Puerto Rico
January 23, 2020

How Chinese Immigrants Found Their Way to Puerto Rico

By Robert Farley
The history of Chinese immigrants in Puerto Rico is intertwined with American restrictions on Chinese immigration through 1965.

Countdown to Doomsday: The Asia Factor
January 23, 2020

Countdown to Doomsday: The Asia Factor

By Jon Letman
We’re now 100 seconds to midnight. How can the Asia-Pacific contribute to (or counter) doomsday?
What’s Next for Vietnam’s 5G Ambitions?
January 23, 2020

What’s Next for Vietnam’s 5G Ambitions?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A closer look at Viettel’s forays in the 5G space and its potential implications for Vietnam’s broader approach.

Page 1 of 152