INSIGHT: Should Indonesia and Australia jointly patrol the South China Sea?
Evan A. Laksmana
Researcher at the Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
PREMIUM In an interview with The Australian shortly before his visit to Sydney on Feb. 26 and 27, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo reportedly opened the door for Indonesia and Australia to jointly patrol the South China Sea. This notion, however, never made its way to the joint statement or the Joint Declaration on Maritime Cooperation issued at the end of the visit. Subsequently, on the side...
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