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Ukraine’s Security Challenges in the East and Military Reform

July 15, 2015 02:00 PM

 

On July 27, 2015, The Jamestown Foundation hosted former Ukrainian Deputy Minister of Defense, Admiral Ihor Kabanenko, and Vice President of Kyiv-based high-technology firm KM Core, Bohdan Kupych....


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Six Years at Sea... And Counting: Gulf of Aden Anti-Piracy and China's Maritime Commons Presence

July 20, 2015 11:36 AM

Available July 30, 2015

Well over six years of Chinese anti-piracy operations in the Gulf of Aden have directly supported People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) modernization goals and provided invaluable experience operating in distant waters. Lessons learned have spawned PLAN innovations in doctrine, operations, and international coordination. Many of the insights gleaned during deployments are applicable to security objectives closer to home; some officers enjoy promotion to important...


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Latest Articles

In a Fortnight: Myanmar's Leaders Court China Despite Violence Along Border

July 17, 2015

As global attention focuses on China’s rising tensions with neighboring states in the South China Sea, violence has erupted elsewhere in the region, this time along China's border with Myanmar. Widely ignored in the western...

Category: China Brief, In a Fortnight, China, Southeast Asia

From “Game Player” to “Game Maker”: News Features of China’s Foreign Policy

July 17, 2015

The surprising popularity of President Xi Jinping’s signature Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) signals a breakthrough in China’s foreign policy. When China first entered the World Trade Organization in 2001, China...

Category: China Brief, Foreign Policy, China

China's Draft Counter-Terrorism Law

July 17, 2015

On November 3, 2014, the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress (NPCSC) published the much-anticipated draft “Counter-Terrorism Law”–consisting of 106 articles in 10 chapters–for public review, drawing sharp...

Category: China Brief, Military/Security, Terrorism, Cyber, China

A Nuclear Deal with Chinese Characteristics: China’s Role in the P5+1 Talks with Iran

July 17, 2015

Like many in the international community, Beijing welcomed the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) agreed on July 14 between the members of the P5+1 group (the United States, the United Kingdom, France, China, Russia plus...

Category: China, Iran, China Brief

Stock Market Crash Reveals Serious Flaws in the Xi Administration's Economic Policies

July 17, 2015

The recent Chinese stock market crisis has exposed the fallacy of the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) contention that it is possible to seek economic development and reform without commensurate political changes. That the...

Category: China Brief, Willy’s Corner, Economics, China

The Chinese Public Debates North Korea Policy

July 2, 2015

In April, the killing of three Chinese citizens in April along the North Korean border–possibly at the hands of North Korean soldiers–was confirmed by China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA). This has once again added fuel to...

Category: China Brief, Foreign Policy, Military/Security, China, Northeast Asia

China’s Counter-Terrorism Vanguard: Public Security Border Control Troops’ Organization, Strategy, Training and Intelligence Capability

July 2, 2015

The past two years have been a period of frustration and setbacks for China’s counter-terrorism agencies. In spite of the state’s efforts to clamp down on terrorism, the number of terrorist attacks actually experienced an upsurge...

Category: China Brief, Terrorism, Military/Security, China, Xinjiang

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Willy's Corner

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Stock Market Crash Reveals Serious Flaws in the Xi Administration's Economic Policies

July 17, 2015 03:09 PM

The recent Chinese stock market crisis has exposed the fallacy of the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) contention that it is possible to seek economic development and reform without commensurate...


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In a Fortnight

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In a Fortnight: Myanmar's Leaders Court China Despite Violence Along Border

July 17, 2015 03:41 PM

As global attention focuses on China’s rising tensions with neighboring states in the South China Sea, violence has erupted elsewhere in the region, this time along China's border with Myanmar....


Cat: China Brief, In a Fortnight, China, Southeast Asia
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