The American Interest (8/14/2017): Report: Ukraine Sold Rocket Technology to North Korea

The American Interest (8/14/2017): Report: Ukraine Sold Rocket Technology to North Korea

ABC News (8/14/2017): Ukraine denies North Korean missile components came from state-owned factory

The Japan Times (8/16/2017): Kiev space chief: Engines (such as RD-250*) used in North Korea rockets made for Russia but China also had fuel tech

*Wikipedia: RD-250 rocket engine

Financial Times (8/16/2017): North Korea can make its own ballistic rocket engines, says US

Asialyst (August 3, 2017): Mer de Chine du Sud : l’incertain nouveau “code de conduite”

Asialyst (August 3, 2017): Mer de Chine du Sud : l’incertain nouveau “code de conduite”

[…Certains experts comme l’universitaire philippin Jay Batongbacal ne se font guère d’illusions : « La seule chose que cela fera, cependant, c’est de créer une atmosphère qui permettra aux pays de continuer de négocier et de trouver une solution dans le futur. »]

Viet-studies (Aug 1, 2017): Nguyễn Quang Dy: Khủng hoảng Biển Đông lần thứ hai

Viet-studies (Aug 1, 2017): Nguyễn Quang Dy: Khủng hoảng Biển Đông lần thứ hai

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The National Interest (July 30, 2017): Will China’s Disinformation War Destabilize Taiwan?

The National Interest (July 30, 2017): Will China’s Disinformation War Destabilize Taiwan?

“…[Therefore], predictions that the PLA could be ready to take over Taiwan by force as early as in the middle of 2018 or in 2020 (the latter is a timeline often used in Taiwan’s own military assessments) are arbitrary and probably do not reflect reality.”

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