Strategic Significance of Indo-Pacific

Reading Time: 4 mins The first ASEAN-US Maritime Exercise (AUMX) was initiated this month. It is a joint naval exercise that involves the US and 10 South-East Asian nations in the disputed South China Sea. The countries that participate in this exercise include Thailand, Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Myanmar, Malaysia, Vietnam, Philippines, and Singapore along with the US and …