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Pax Sinica in the South China Sea: End of American Hegemony in Asia?

Richard Javad Heydarian | Posted 05.01.2016 | World
Richard Javad Heydarian

The United States will have to preemptively identify any ADIZ in the South China as a "redline," augment the naval and coast guard capabilities of its allies, and negotiate necessary Confidence Building Measures (CBMs) to ensure the further crowding of the contested features will not lead to an outright conflict.

China's Long-Range Salami Tactics In East Asia

Nayan Chanda | Posted 11.26.2014 | World
Nayan Chanda

Western policy makers, guided as they are by political election cycles, are no match for China's patient, long-range strategy of salami slicing to recover its past hegemonic position.

Is Asia in 2014 Like Europe in 1914?

Yoon Young-kwan | Posted 03.29.2014 | World
Yoon Young-kwan

China's efforts to enhance its influence as a rising power in an assertive way will backfire and result in an unintended encirclement of China by her neighbors. The irony is that this 'security dilemma' was exactly what happened in Europe when Kaiser Wilhelm II, confident of rising power of Germany, began to practice a muscular diplomacy in1890.

Brzezinski: Ominously, A Real Danger Of Conflict In East China Sea

The WorldPost | Nathan Gardels | Posted 11.26.2014 | World

Can China Avoid the Thucydides Trap? Zbigniew Brzezinski, one of America's pre-eminent strategic thinkers, comments on Chinese President Xi Jinping...