Violent riots have rocked the Solomon Islands for a second straight day.
But while the arrival of the Carrier Strike Group in the region has provoked some angry words from Beijing, Rusi’s Research Fellow for Naval Power, Sidharth Kaushal, points out that when it comes to naval standoffs, “China’s actions have been calibrated as being well below the threshold of anything that would start a shooting war”. […]
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Image copyright Photo supplied: FMSRCC Image caption Help for Mr Wong (R) finally came in the form of the Fijian Navy (L) One man’s dream to spend three years sailing solo around the Pacific nearly turned to disaster after borders started closing around the region, leaving him stranded alone at sea for three months. While […]