It would not be warfare as usual if China and the United States find themselves in an armed conflict.
If the two Pacific powers do not hang together, they will hang each other separately.
The United States needs to throw out the old playbook when dealing with China's growing economic and military power.
Camaraderie breeds heroism among those who put service to others first, says one who has received the nation's highest military honor.
Many junior warfighters face obstacles to realizing their full potential, which hurts the service in which they chose to serve.
The U.S. Navy will be at the center of future military operations as conflicts emerge across the globe, says the department undersecretary.
The force is tired and needs a break. It also needs new technology and a structure that will enable it to remain preeminent.
For the defense community, less may not be more, but it must be enough.
Cost versus risk is a balancing act with no metrics for quantifying effectiveness.
Changes are afoot in Korea as an unpredictable new leader in the North challenges a powerful South army that will take control of its own defense in three years.