US Must Confront China on Territorial, Security, and Human Rights Issues in East Asia

As the new United States administration prepares for its’ first Heads of State summit with China it will be very important for America’s close allies in Asia that President Trump addresses territorial, security, and human rights issues in East Asia with President Xi Jinping.   First and foremost is the issue of the administration in […]

Territorial Disputes Drive Arms Race in East Asia

As regional conflicts continue to escalate in the Middle East, Eastern Europe, and East Asia, investments in military and security budgets around the world are growing.   For example, the new US administration recently proposed a 10% increase ($54 billion) in its military budget, already the largest in the world. The Stockholm International Peace Research […]