Oriana Skylar Mastro is an Assistant Professor of Security Studies at the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University. Her research focuses on Chinese military and security policy, Asia-Pacific security issues, war termination, and coercive diplomacy.

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08.29.17

Is the United States Still the Predominant Power in the Pacific?

Dennis J. Blasko, James Holmes & more
In late August, a U.S. destroyer collided with an oil tanker—the fourth such accident for the U.S. Navy in Asia since January. Meanwhile, President Donald Trump has increased troop commitments in Afghanistan, threatened to strike North Korea with “...