The Japan Coast Guard (JCG) as a Foreign Policy Instrument in Southeast Asia

by Miha Hribernik

Asia Pacific Bulletin, No. 331

Publisher: Washington, DC: East-West Center
Publication Date: December 1, 2015
Binding: electronic
Pages: 2
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Miha Hribernik, Non-Resident WSD-Handa Fellow with Pacific Forum CSIS, explains that “As Japan’s strategic competition with China intensifies, the Japanese Coast Guard is moving to the forefront of Tokyo’s growing security cooperation with Southeast Asia.”

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