Commentary | 05 January 2009

Chinese anti-piracy mission

In this opinion piece in the International Herald Tribune, International Security Program Director Rory Medcalf argues that the naval deployment to combat Somali piracy is a momentous step in China's rise as a world power. He argues that the United States, India and others should seize this opportunity to build maritime cooperation with China before Beijing forms any habit of unilateral military activism.International Herald Tribune, 29 December 2008, p. 8Rory Medcalf

  • Rory Medcalf

In this opinion piece in the International Herald Tribune, International Security Program Director Rory Medcalf argues that the naval deployment to combat Somali piracy is a momentous step in China's rise as a world power. He argues that the United States, India and others should seize this opportunity to build maritime cooperation with China before Beijing forms any habit of unilateral military activism.International Herald Tribune, 29 December 2008, p. 8Rory Medcalf

  • Rory Medcalf