2019-11-11 | BY Hu Bo
The power competition between China and the US, as well as the disputes on maritime delimitation and resource exploitation, is intensifying. Here are suggestions to related parties.
2019-10-15 | BY Chen Yong
The term “gray zone,” however, is not a new concept. The US itself has always been a master of gray zone competition, conducting all sorts of maritime gray zone operations against China as well, which include propaganda campaigns, Freedom of Navigation Operations (FONOPs), and forward military deterrence.
2019-09-20 | BY James Bosbotinis
Barring a strategic shock, it is likely that the UK will in the coming years, develop a more active regional posture in the Indo-Pacific.
Tactical Characteristics and Policy Implications of FONOPs around Paracel and Spratly Islands by USS Wayne E. Meyer and Other U.S Warships
2019-09-16 | BY SCSPI
On September 13th 2019, the USS Wayne E. Meyer (DDG-108) intruded into waters around the Paracel Islands(Xisha Islands) ,which constitutes a sixth island or reef-intrusive FONOP by U.S naval warships in the South China Sea since 2019, and also the second time in a month that USS Wayne E. Meyer conducted such operation in South China Sea.
2019-09-09 | BY Lei Xiaolu
Respecting the wills and efforts of regional states, maintaining the peace and stable development of the South China Sea, and deepening cooperation in a wider area in the South China Sea show where the future goes. Countries outside the region should see the determination and ability of their counterparts in the South China Sea and foster a favorable atmosphere for regional countries to manage maritime dispute settlements and promote pragmatic cooperation.