China, Friend or Foe?

Andrew Browne and Gordon Fairclough write on China’s military modernization and its implication for U.S.-China relations. From the Wall Street Journal: The Pentagon views China as the country most likely, at some point...

China Sends Patrol Ship to South China Sea

Tensions continue to rachet up from the March 9 naval standoff between five Chinese ships and the US surveillance vessel Impeccable in the South China Sea.  Beijing has sent its most powerful patrol ship to protect fishing boats...

China Says U.S. Provoked Naval Confrontation

Following yesterday’s incident in which the Pentagon called harassment of an American vessel by Chinese ships in the South China Sea “dangerous, unprofessional and in violation of international law,” the...

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