15 May '17, 1pm

US, Singapore, Thailand Launch First Trilateral Exercise in South China Sea

Last week, the navies of the United States, Singapore, and Thailand conducted a military exercise in the South China Sea. The engagement was yet another manifestation of ongoing U.S. attempts to multilateralize existing drills with Asian states in the face of rising security challenges in the region. As I have noted before, the United States has a series of exercises that it does with Asian nations, from the Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) exercise that now includes nine South and Southeast Asian countries along with a naval engagement activity with Vietnam, to the smaller Southeast Asia Cooperation and Training (SEACAT) exercise with six nations. But over the past few years, U.S. military planners have been signaling their intention to further multilateralize such exercises over the next few years. Back in October 2015, Rear Admiral Charlie Williams, the...

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