Asia Geopolitics

South China Sea Update: Assessing the Latest Chinese Maritime Activity Near Thitu Island

Gregory Poling joins the podcast to go over recent events near Thitu Island in the South China Sea.

Ankit Panda
South China Sea Update: Assessing the Latest Chinese Maritime Activity Near Thitu Island
Credit: Planet Labs imagery. Pag-asa Island on August 15, 2017.

Gregory Poling, director of the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, joins The Diplomat‘s Ankit Panda (@nktpnd) to discuss recent developments near Thitu Island in the Spratly group in the South China Sea. The podcast also addresses Philippine foreign policy under President Rodrigo Duterte.

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