Tag Archives: South China Sea

Mark Collins – Chinese ADIZ for South China Sea?

1 Jun

Now that would really put the Dragon amongst the US services’ pigeons, leading to scary possibilities for “incidents” given steadily rising tensions in the area–at Defense O…

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Mark Collins – A Hanoi/Washington Axis, or, as the Dragon-Facing World Turns (Canadian angle)

24 May

Canada at end of the post. Further to this July 2015 post, The US and Vietnam: Containing China Together? A Visit to Washington don’t you believe the nicely diplomatic President Obama (with v…

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Mark Collins – No “End of History”, or, Don’t Expect Any Lovely Converging International Community

11 May

Further to this post last year, Francis Fukuyama: Not the End of History, Just Poor History Harvard Prof. Stephen Walt uses real history to illuminate current realities and prospects: The (Con)Fusi…

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Mark Collins – South China Sea: USN Freedom of Navigation Ops vs China–Plus Vietnam

10 May

Further to these posts, US to Test China’s South China Sea Claims: How Much? South China Sea and International Law: China, US and Australia South China Sea: Eagle vs Dragon, Philippines Section (pl…

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Mark Collins – South China Sea: Why is USN Admiral Leading on US Policy vs China?

8 May

Further to this post, Mark Collins – US Neo-Imperialism, or, God Damn the NSC! The major piece mentioned at this tweet is indeed very thought-making with much with which to agree (note for one thin…

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Mark Collins – South China Sea and International Law: China, US and Australia

30 Mar

Further to these posts, The Asian Maritime Cockpit, Eagle vs Dragon Section [note links at end] The Asian Maritime Cockpit: The Dragon, the US Navy and the South China Sea excerpts from a major art…

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Mark Collins – Stalin, Hitler and Mass Murder; China and WW III?

8 Mar

Excerpts from Dominic Lieven’s brilliant book, The End of Tsarist Russia: The March to World War I and Revolution (one of Prof. Lieven’s forbears became the Imperial Russian Navy’…

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Mark Collins – New Aussie Defence White Paper: The Two Percent Solution

25 Feb

Unlike Canada’s miserable one percent of GDP for defence–but then the Aussies, for a variety of reasons, take their military much more seriously than Canadians do.  And right now they a…

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Mark Collins – The Asian Maritime Cockpit: The Dragon, the US Navy and the South China Sea

25 Feb

Further to this post, The Dragon and the South China Sea: Faits Accomplis? (US Navy?) the USN admiral heading US Pacific Command pushes back publicly at a US Senate committee.  What does the White …

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Mark Collins – The Dragon and the South China Sea: Faits Accomplis? (US Navy?)

18 Feb

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