Closer Australia-Indonesia ties at sea

Zaki Mubarok Busro

UN Nippon Fellow 2016 at the UN Division on Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea

Wollongong

Jakarta, posted: Fri, August 31, 2018 | 11:49 am

Our historic maritime relationship with Australia can be divided into three different phases, beginning with early trade in the 17th century. (Shutterstock/-)

Newly elected Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison plans to visit Indonesia on Aug. 31. Although the upcoming conclusion to the Indonesia Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA) may dominate the visit, it also presents an opportunity to tighten the maritime nexus between the two countries. 

Our historic maritime relationship with Australia can be...

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