22 May 2013
South Korea: National Security or National Pride Regarding Japan?
Author: Krista E Wiegand
East-West Center (EWC)
This brief highlights some of the security-related tensions that exist between South Korea and Japan, including the Dokdo/Takeshima islets dispute.
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21 May 2013
Drones: Myths and Reality in Pakistan
Author: International Crisis Group
International Crisis Group
This report looks at the US drone strikes in Pakistan's Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA).
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3 May 2013
No-Fly Zones: Strategic, Operational, and Legal Considerations for Congress
Author: Jeremiah Gertler, Christopher M Blanchard, Catherine Dale, Jennifer K Elsea
Congressional Research Service (CRS)
In conflicts in Kosovo, Iraq, and Libya, the United States has taken part in establishing and maintaining no-fly zones.
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China’s Strategic Maritime Ambitions - A European Perspective
Author: Lutz Feldt
Institut für Strategie- Politik- Sicherheits- und Wirtschaftsberatung (ISPSW)
This paper looks at China’s role as a maritime power and its strategic ambitions.
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1 May 2013
Central Asia-Caucasus Analyst, Vol 15, No 9
Author: Robert M Cutler,Emil Souleimanov,Richard Weitz, Rizwan Zeb, Georgiy Voloshin, Eka Janashia, Mina Muradova, Haroutiun Khachatrian
Central Asia-Caucasus Institute and Silk Road Studies Program (CACI-SRSP)
The articles in this issue explore China's energy cooperation in Central Asia, the link to the Caucasus to the Boston bombings, Kazakhstan's mediation mission, and Pakistan's war on terror.
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