South China Sea on a Boil Nationalist Pressure Rises in China
President Xi and his predecessors have stoked nationalist fires for years, and it’s not going to be easy for him to back down or sit put for long.
Keeping the Open Seas Open
Rumor has it that the Obama Administration has given the Navy a green light to conduct freedom of navigation operations in the South China Seas. It’s about time.
South China Sea on a Boil What Is Australia’s China Policy?
Many observers expected Australia to warm to Beijing after Turnbull’s intra-Party coup. Are Canberra’s mixed signals on South China Sea U.S. naval patrols a sign that this is finally happening?