Commentary | 20 July 2011

How to avoid crisis and find trust in the South China Sea

In this article for China-US Focus, the Lowy Institute's Rory Medcalf assesses the outcomes from the July 2011 visit to China by US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral Mullen. He concludes that the confidence-building measures from that visit fall short of what is needed to prevent conflict at sea.The article can be accessed here:http://www.chinausfocus.com/slider/how-to-avoid-crisis-and-find-trust-in...Rory Medcalf

  • Rory Medcalf

In this article for China-US Focus, the Lowy Institute's Rory Medcalf assesses the outcomes from the July 2011 visit to China by US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral Mullen. He concludes that the confidence-building measures from that visit fall short of what is needed to prevent conflict at sea.The article can be accessed here:http://www.chinausfocus.com/slider/how-to-avoid-crisis-and-find-trust-in...Rory Medcalf

  • Rory Medcalf