Tag Archives: South China Sea

Mark Collins – South China Sea: Verbal Fire from the Dragon

5 Jul

Further to this post and “Comments”, South China Sea: USN Freedom of Navigation Ops vs China–Plus Vietnam China is really throwing its weight around as it awaits a likely unfavourable a…

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Mark Collins – US Navy Carriers in South China Sea: Watch This, Dragon!

20 Jun

Further to this post and “Comments”, South China Sea: USN Freedom of Navigation Ops vs China–Plus Vietnam the USN is putting on rather a show of force in this increasingly, er, fraught …

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Mark Collins – Indian PM Modi in Washington–Goes for Defence Cooperation

9 Jun

Further to this April post (note my caveat at the end to which I still hold), US SecDef Carter in India Pushing Military Cooperation … In spite of all the wooing the Indians will not let them…

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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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