In Depth: South China Sea Disputes and Asia Pacific

29 Jul 2016

The End of World’s Rules-Based Order?

The recent Hague decision invalidated China's nine-dash-line that claimed 85% of the South China Sea. Regional powers must now take a stand, not negotiate away what was won by international ruling.
13 Nov 2015

South Korea's Dual Agendas Undermine Allies' Unity

Recent remarks from South Korea's defense minister show that Seoul is willing to side with the US and its allies against Chinese territorial aggression—but only after much arm-twisting.

China Militarizes the South China Sea

When Xi Jinping visited Washington in September, he promised not to militarize the Spratly islands. He made no promises about the Paracels, where Beijing has now based fighter jets.
29 Jul 2016

OPINION. Asia: A Community Governed by Law or Power?

Straits Times. Singapore. 02:35 PM EDT
7 Apr 2016
16 Mar 2016