Obama Doubles-down on Maritime Capacity Building in Southeast Asia

by Lyle J. Morris

Asia Pacific Bulletin, No. 333

Publisher: Washington, DC: East-West Center
Publication Date: December 15, 2015
Binding: electronic
Pages: 2
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Lyle J. Morris, Project Associate at the RAND Corporation, explains that “By contributing to coast guard capacity building by donating ships and funding, the United States has found an important and politically viable avenue to bolster maritime security to partners and allies in the region.”

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