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Militarization of the South China Sea

Militarization of the South China Sea

Last week, a Chinese naval vessel which had been shadowing the USNS Bowditch, a U.S. Navy oceanographic ship, scooped up one of the ship’s unmanned underwater survey drones about 80…

Japan defense involvement with Association of Southeast Asian Nations ASEAN

Japan defense involvement with Association of Southeast Asian Nations  ASEAN

In recent years, Japan has been stepping up its involvement with Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member countries in the realm of security. Since the Cold War, Japan has…

Vietnam to patrol South China Sea

Vietnam to patrol South China Sea

For many years, Vietnam has been steadily accumulating new military capabilities to reinvigorate its antiquated Cold War arsenal, sourcing from mostly Russia but increasingly from other suppliers too. However, military…

CSCAP: ASIA PACIFIC SECURITY OUTLOOK for 2016

CSCAP:  ASIA PACIFIC SECURITY OUTLOOK for 2016

Short news by Victor Bjorgan Barrios .- Established in 1993, the Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia Pacific (CSCAP) is the premier Track Two organization in the Asia Pacific…

U.S. – China dispute: Southeast Asian nations reluctant to choose between the two countries

U.S. – China dispute: Southeast Asian nations reluctant to choose between the two countries

Most Southeast Asian countries with stakes in the South China Sea will take a cautious stand on the latest Sino-US confrontation, even though they may be happy to see a…

China focusing on Trans Pacific Partnership.

China focusing on Trans Pacific Partnership.

Given that the TransPacificPartnership TPP aims to challenge Beijing’s OBOR efforts (China’s own “One Belt, One Road” regional economic initiative), pro-Beijing interests can be expected to leverage espionage (specially cyber…

While militarism is growing in PRC, Kissinger suggest U.S. to kick the can forward until next generation.

While militarism is growing in PRC, Kissinger suggest U.S. to kick the can forward until next generation.

For now, with China demonstrating the capacity and the will to advance its incremental assertiveness approach in the South China Sea, and with Beijing seeing the very notion of U.S.…

Asia Pacific Maritime Region with increased sea military power.

Asia  Pacific Maritime Region with increased sea military power.

The Asia Pacific maritime Region has seen during the first decade of this century a rise in naval budgets and an overall improvement  of regional capabilities.  In order to safeguard…

China and India, the two most rapidly developing navies in the Pacific.

China and India, the two most rapidly developing navies in the Pacific.

Ninety percent of the world’s trade flows by sea and the majority of that through narrow, vulnerable straits such as Malacca, Singapore and Taiwan. This has forced the Asia-Pacific region…

Washington and Beijing on dialogue about South China Sea

Washington and Beijing on dialogue about South China Sea

  China and the United States agreed on July 10th to boost military ties and counter-terrorism cooperation during high-level annual talks, but there is no evidence of progress on maritime…

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