Asia Geopolitics | Security | Southeast Asia

South China Sea: Indonesia’s Natuna Sea Dilemma With China

Can Jakarta cope with Chinese coercion in the South China Sea?

Ankit Panda
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South China Sea: Indonesia’s Natuna Sea Dilemma With China
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The Diplomat‘s Ankit Panda (@nktpnd) and Prashanth Parameswaran (@TheAsianist) discuss the dispute between Indonesia and China over waters near Jakarta’s Natuna Islands. The podcast also discusses a recent article by Gregory Poling at War on the Rocks on the military utility of China’s South China Sea artificial islands.

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