X-Band and THAAD as Good as Anti-China Trilateral Defense Agreement?

Clark Richards

Over the past week China has criticized the U.S. for deploying new missile defense radar and for considering the deployment of advanced missile defense systems in Northeast Asia. While both of these deployments can ostensibly be considered necessary in light […]

China envoy expects U.S. missile-defense system to stir ire of N. Korea

Yonhap News Agency

BEIJING, Oct. 17 (Yonhap) — A move by the United States to deploy its advanced missile-defense system in South Korea is likely to irritate North Korea and could jeopardize diplomatic efforts to resume long-stalled six-nation talks on the North’s nuclear […]

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The Future of U.S. Extended Deterrence in Asia to 2025

Robert A. Manning

US extended deterrence in Asia, involving the full spectrum from nuclear to conventional capabilities, faces an array of new challenges. Indeed, a dynamic, volatile, and more complex security landscape in the Asia-Pacific and globally has heightened regional security concerns and […]