Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Mon, 07/18/2016 - 10:11
Paper No. 6149 Dated 18-Jul-2016
By Bhaskar Roy
The much awaited ruling of the United Nations Permanent Court of Arbitration on the South China Sea (SCS) case brought by the Philippines against China over disputed maritime claims finally came on July 12, at The Hague.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Fri, 07/04/2014 - 06:00
Paper No. 5739 Dated 04-Jul-2014
By Dr Subhash Kapila
Japan has finally unshackled itself from its six decades old ‘Peace Constitution’ this week in response to the ever enlarging ‘China Threat’ and intensified Chinese military aggressiveness and coercive brinkmanship threatening Japan and East Asia.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Thu, 05/01/2014 - 09:13
Paper No. 5694 Dated 1-May-2014
By Dr. Subhash Kapila
The South China Sea and the East China Sea in the Western Pacific no longer stand confined to China’s maritime territorial sovereignty disputes between China and its neighbours but have emerged as the arena of a major power struggle between China and the United States for the mastery of the Western Pacific and in mid-2014 the sounds of distant war drums are discernible.