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Joan Chang | The U.S. government’s interest in a free and open Indo-Pacific region is “rooted in the fact that the United States is an...

Russia expands assets and naval horizons across Indo-Pacific

Emanuele Scimia | On July 29, at an event marking his country’s Navy Day, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced that 26 new warships and vessels...

Violent piracy in Southeast Asia – A feature of the past?

Alison Burrell | ReCaap’s July 2018 Monthly Report recorded not only a year-on-year decline in piracy incidents for January to July compared to 2017, but...

The US is switching up a gear in the Indo-Pacific

Emanuele Scimia | In its annual report to Congress on China’s military strength, released last Thursday, the US Department of Defence emphasised the increasing Chinese...

Southeast Asia a stage for Washington’s game

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Rise of the white hulls in Southeast Asia

Jay Tristan Tarriela | By the turn of the twenty-first century, coast guard organizations in Southeast Asia have been emerging as the new maritime constabulary force....

The growing drone threat: A new challenge for ports security!

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Trump administration launches new task force to focus on Iran

The Trump administration is launching a new task force to focus on Iran, highlighting the threat from the country as a top foreign policy...

Indian Maritime Sector—on the cusp of revolution

There are two geographical factors that put the Indian maritime sector at an advantageous position – the vast coastline of 7,500 km and the...

India to establish new technology centre for maritime sector

The Government of India’s Ministry of Shipping is set to establish a new technology centre at the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) Chennai to...

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