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Baltic Defense & Security After Ukraine: New Challenges, New Threats

April 30, 2015 09:00 AM

To commemorate 25 years of Baltic independence, The Jamestown Foundation is proud to announce that, on April 30, it will organize a conference entitled, “Baltic Defense & Security After Ukraine:...


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Chinese Provinces Aim to Find Their Place Along New Silk Road

May 15, 2015

As Chinese President Xi Jinping’s New Silk Road initiative continues to build momentum, provincial governments are looking for ways to integrate their own economic plans with the national strategy and thus provide local companies...

Category: China Brief, In a Fortnight, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Economics, China and the Asia-Pacific, China

Curing China’s Elephantiasis of the Fleet

May 15, 2015

China has placed great faith in the unarmed patrol ship as an instrument with which to realize its maritime ambitions. According to a recent U.S. Office of Naval Intelligence report, Chinese maritime law enforcement (MLE)...

Category: China Brief, Home Page, Featured, Foreign Policy, Military/Security, China and the Asia-Pacific, Southeast Asia, China, Northeast Asia, South China Sea

China and Sri Lanka: In Choppy Waters

May 15, 2015

Sino–Sri Lankan relations are in a state of flux. Bilateral relations, which had surged significantly during the rule of Sri Lanka’s former president, Mahinda Rajapaksa (2005–2015), are strained today. In January, Sri Lanka’s new...

Category: China Brief, Home Page, Foreign Policy, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, Southeast Asia, India, South Asia

Kim Jong-un: The Man Who Got Away

May 14, 2015

Even as South Korean media were speculating about Kim Jong-un’s projected visit to Moscow to attend the VE-Day celebration on May 9, 2015, he announced abruptly that he would not, after all, be attending (Yonhap, April 30;...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Northeast Asia, Russia, China and the Asia-Pacific

China Takes Stock of U.S.-Japan Alliance as Abe Speaks to Congress

May 1, 2015

As Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visits the United States on April 26-May 3, all eyes in China are watching how Abe speaks about ongoing historical memory issues and how he is strengthening the U.S.-Japan alliance. By...

Category: China Brief, In a Fortnight, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Military/Security, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, Japan

PLA Special Operations Forces: Organizations, Missions and Training

May 1, 2015

People’s Liberation Army (PLA) special operations forces (SOF) are considered among the “new type” units receiving priority for development (Information Office of the State Council, April 16, 2013). With their roots in...

Category: China Brief, Home Page, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, Taiwan

The Top Trends in China’s Military Diplomacy

May 1, 2015

Global outreach is the inevitable course for China’s forces to deal with various threats and to fulfill multiple tasks in the process of realizing the “Chinese Dream” and a strong military. China’s armed forces accelerated their...

Category: China Brief, Home Page, Military/Security, Foreign Policy, China and the Asia-Pacific, China

Game Change in the Western Pacific Region and R.O.C.’s Self-Defense Effort

May 1, 2015

One of the key factors for the Obama administration to pursue in its “Rebalance to Asia” policy is to deal with current and potential security challenges posed by North Korean nuclear and missile threats. Another factor is...

Category: China Brief, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Military/Security, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, Taiwan

Russia’s Game in Southeast Asia

April 29, 2015

The Ukraine crisis has brought Russia and China much closer together (see EDM, April 3). But Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev’s trip to Southeast Asia—Thailand and then Vietnam—in early April 2015, suggests that Moscow is...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Foreign Policy, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, South China Sea, Southeast Asia, Russia

Mongolia, Russia and China Work to Boost Transcontinental Rail Transit

April 20, 2015

Deputy ministers of railway and transportation from Mongolia, China and Russia met, on April 9–10, in Ulaanbaatar, for their first consultative meeting since a tripartite summit among the presidents of the three countries in...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Transit, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, Central Asia, Mongolia, Russia

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Curing China’s Elephantiasis of the Fleet

May 15, 2015 10:51 AM

China has placed great faith in the unarmed patrol ship as an instrument with which to realize its maritime ambitions. According to a recent U.S. Office of Naval Intelligence report, Chinese maritime...


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China and Kazakhstan to Construct a Trans-Kazakhstan Railway Line From Khorgos to Aktau

May 20, 2015 02:52 PM

Kazakhstan is onboard to help make China’s Silk Road vision a reality. Speaking in Astana on May 5, Kazakhstani President Nursultan Nazarbayev said at a plenary government meeting, “We need to build...


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Curing China’s Elephantiasis of the Fleet

May 15, 2015 10:51 AM

China has placed great faith in the unarmed patrol ship as an instrument with which to realize its maritime ambitions. According to a recent U.S. Office of Naval Intelligence report, Chinese maritime...


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