China exploits ambiguity at sea, and the service could be a vital part of the effort to keep the peace.
In mid-January, the White House declassified the "United States Strategic Framework for the Indo-Pacific," a document which had guided U.S. policy toward the region over the past several years
When it comes to China, President Joe Biden has proven himself something of a wild card.
No matter how warm relations between Washington and Delhi become, history shows that some level of non-alignment will always be part of India’s policies.
Last week, five Pacific islands countries withdrew from the Pacific Islands Forum (PIF), the region’s premier multilateral organization.