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Don’t blame Asean for acting in its interests

At the end of April 2017, Asean’s member countries decided to seek a cooperative rather than a confrontational relationship with China.  Some in the West and Asia complain that Asean has lost its legitimacy by backing away from challenging Chinese “aggression and militarization” in the South China Sea. However, from an economic and geopolitical perspective, […]