Whitsun Reef Incident: Duterte’s China Strategy Sinking?
- Julius Caesar Trajano
- Content Type
- Commentary and Analysis
- Centre for Non-Traditional Security Studies, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
- The recent swarming of Chinese militia boats in Whitsun Reef may indicate that
President Duterte’s appeasement strategy towards China does not really work.
Asserting the Arbitral Ruling must therefore be explored by Manila.
- Security, Foreign Policy, Militias
- Political Geography
- China, Asia, Vietnam, Philippines