National Interest: China's Lethal Bombers Fly Over Japanese Strait
China?s Air Force conducted its first-ever drill in a strategic strait near Japan on Thursday. The location of the latest drill is almost certain to unnerve Japanese officials. To begin with, the flyover was near the Diaoyu/Senkaku Islands, which Japan administers but China contests.
National Interest: Time for America to Get Tough with China
Joseph A. Bosco: In China?s revanchist quest to upend the regional and global order, its ?Great Wall of Sand? is creating not only new facts on the ground, but actual new ground, expanding Beijing?s territorial reach and its 12-mile sovereignty ?rights? into international waters.
BBC: China's Island Factory
New islands are being made in the disputed South China Sea by the might of the Chinese state. But a group of marooned Filipinos on a rusting wreck is trying to stand in the way.