“Did Putin just predict the great power struggle of the 21st century?“, The Week, 5/14/2015
“Why China’s island building is so foreboding“, The Week, 4/20/2015
“China’s scrappiest enemy is a familiar foe“, The Week, 3/24/15
“Asia is stockpiling for war. Blame China.” The Week, 3/10/2015
“China has an ISIS problem“, The Week, 3/2/2015
“Russia is turning North Korea into its agent of mischief“, The Week, 2/18/2015.
Commentary: this might be my only bad call, or it might be premature.
“ISIS has inadvertently sent Japan a blunt message: Militarize“, The Week, 1/28/2015
“Hey, Obama: The Asia Pivot is still a good idea“, The Week, 1/20/2015
“China’s Leader Is Telling The People’s Liberation Army To Prepare For War“, The Week, 12/22/14.
“The Soviet Union dissolved in 1991, and military aid to Kim Il Sung, grandfather of current ruler Kim Jong Un, dried up to virtually nothing. The new Russian government was not interested in socialist charity and wanted cash for weapons. The North Korean Army began to feel the pinch.”
“North Korea’s military is falling apart: Is Kim Jong-Un’s Regime Next?“, The Week, 8/6/14.