Assistant Researcher, Maritime Strategy Studies, CICIR
Feb 25 , 2020
On Feb. 12, the government of the Philippines issued a notice to the United States embassy to terminate the Visiting Forces Agreement, or VFA. Under the agreeme
Jan 03 , 2020
America has been grossly interfering with economic cooperation in the region, attempting to reinforce a false perception that Beijing poses a threat.
Dec 12 , 2019
As military navigation operations have become more diverse and widespread, America’s motives have become clear. It wants to drive wedges between countries and reinforce its Indo-Pacific strategy.
Dec 04 , 2019
The move prompted Arctic countries to make common cause against big-power interference and chart their own way forward.
May 20 , 2019
America’s top diplomat, Mike Pompeo, recently attacked China’s Arctic activities. But this criticism lacks coherence and a basis in international law — China’s proposed “Polar Silk Road,” among other projects including infrastructure and scientific research, are lawful and mutually beneficial.
Dec 18 , 2018
Why is the US so insistent on freedom of navigation?
Feb 09 , 2018
China’s involvement in Arctic affairs can bring the region new impetus and new opportunities for development.