• Strategic Dossiers

    Chapter Six: Australia’s Uncertain Regional Security Role

    02 June 2017. 

    A Deteriorating Regional Security Outlook; Australia’s Domestic Political Disarray and its Foreign-Policy Implications; Whither the Australia–United States Alliance?; Keeping China at Arm’s Length?; Australia and the South China Sea; Cautious Defence Engagement in Southeast Asia; Japan and India: Revitalising the ‘Quad’?; Conclusion

  • Strategic Dossiers

    Chapter Twelve: Regional Defence and Security Dialogues

    02 June 2017. 

    Aims and Ambitions; The Asia-Pacific Roundtable: How it Works; IISS Shangri-La Dialogue; Xiangshan Forum: Defence Diplomacy with Chinese Characteristics; Jakarta International Defence Dialogue; Seoul Defense Dialogue: A Forum for Northeast Asia; A New Form of Defence Diplomacy; Security Dialogues and Practical Cooperation; Conclusion

  • Strategic Dossiers

    Chapter Three: China’s Strategic Objectives at Sea

    02 June 2017. 

    Hierarchy of National-Security and Maritime Priorities; Authoritative Sources Outline Maritime Strategy; High–Low Execution with Three Sea Forces; Conclusion

  • Strategic Dossiers

    Chapter Two: China’s Domestic Challenges and their Security Implications

    02 June 2017. 

    Perpetuation of Xi’s Regime; Xi’s Conduct of Foreign Policy; Controlling Chinese Nationalism and the People’s Liberation Army; Image Building, Succession and Xi’s Application of Power; Conclusion

  • Strategic Dossiers

    Chapter Four: American and Asia-Pacific Responses to China’s South China Sea Actions

    02 June 2017. 

    Asean’s Struggle to Formulate Responses; The Hague Arbitral Tribunal Award; Freedom of Navigation Operations – Surface and Air; Regional Attitudes Towards Freedom of Navigation; Growing Security Bonds Among Regional States; Conclusion

  • Strategic Dossiers

    Conclusion

    02 June 2017. 

    The great powers’ roles in Asia-Pacific security; Responses to regional insecurity; Nuclear, missile and cyber concerns; Regional security cooperation

  • Strategic Dossiers

    Preface

    02 June 2017. 

    The Asia-Pacific Regional Security Assessment 2017: Key developments and trends is the fourth IISS Strategic Dossier in the SLD publications programme.

  • Strategic Dossiers

    Chapter Seven: The Trajectory and Implications of North Korea’s Nuclear and Missile Development

    02 June 2017. 

    Nuclear Tests; Missile Developments; International Response; The Effect of Sanctions; Regional Missile Defence; Domestic Political Factors; Conclusion

  • Strategic Dossiers

    Chapter Ten: Responding to Intensifying Security Threats in the Sulu Zone

    02 June 2017. 

    The Security Predicament in the Southern Philippines; Kidnappings and Piracy; Transnational NSAG Networks and the Islamic State; Philippine Counter-Insurgency Operations; Regional Concerns Over Ungoverned Spaces; Indonesia–Malaysia–Philippines Security Cooperation; Conclusion

  • Strategic Dossiers

    Chapter Eleven: Implications of a Weakening Regional Security Architecture

    02 June 2017. 

    ASEAN and the South China Sea; The Wider Architecture and its Trajectory; Alternative Regional Security Structures: New Alignments, Closer Alliances; China’s Efforts to Create an Alternative Regional Architecture; Conclusion

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