Indo-Pacific Monitor

The American Foreign Policy Council's Review of Developments in the Indo-Pacific

Indo-Pacific Monitor

Indo-Pacific Monitor No. 36

April 3, 2024 Michael Sobolik, Aedan Yohannan

U.S. Army special forces train Taiwanese troops; 
Marines go virtual to address lack of Indo-Pacific training grounds; 
With an eye on China, Japan announces maritime domain awareness aid; 
Hanoi poised for explosive growth; 
Cambodia's airport dreams stall

Indo-Pacific Monitor No. 35

September 22, 2023 Michael Sobolik

Tokyo Fights to Keep the Black Sea Deal Alive; 
Manila Pushes to Fast-Track Defense Sits for Washington;
With an Eye on Beijing, Canberra Calibrates Foreign Aid; 
Palau Empowers America to Police Its Waters

Indo-Pacific Monitor No. 34

September 18, 2023 Emma Potts, Michael Sobolik

Like Ukraine, Taipei looks for internet resiliency; 
China, The Solomons deepen cooperation; 
Malaysia's BRI woes; 
Manila crafts contingency plan for a Taiwan war; 
Cambodia's Hun Sen sets up his son as successor 

Indo-Pacific Monitor No.33

July 25, 2023 Michael Sobolik, Emma Potts

Paris nixes NATO office in Tokyo;
Japan underwrites Dhaka's regional economic ambitions...;
...And gets more competitive with foreign assistance;
More Chinese spy balloons spotted in Northeast Asia;
Seoul, Tokyo take steps to turn the page

Indo-Pacific Monitor No.32

July 5, 2023 Michael Sobolik

Washington solidifies Pacific presence;
Cambodia's Hun Sen throttles opposition parties again;
Malaysia snubs Western concerns, welcomes Huawei;
Canberra bolsters Manila's maritime awareness;
China boosts military cooperation with Laos