mandag 30. november 2015

Does India Have Lessons for China and the South China Sea?

If China’s long term strategic goal is for closer relations with its neighbours and ongoing peace in the region, China will need to follow India’s lead in the Bay of Bengal by engaging with the Philippines tribunal proceedings and abiding by the tribunal’s decision. While that won’t be easy for Beijing, China will need to evaluate whether the short-term gains in the South China Sea really serve its long-term strategic goals. Read more