US-Indonesia Security Relations Flourish in a Changing Indo-Pacific

US-Indonesia Security Relations Flourish in a Changing Indo-Pacific

Advertisement Imagine this scenario: an Indonesian company is drilling for oil within its exclusive economic zone in the South China Sea, when the platform is suddenly swarmed by Chinese navy and coast guard vessels. Not far away, there is a U.S. Navy ship, perhaps on a routine patrol through contested waters. What does the Indonesian … Read more

Indonesia, US Open Military Drills Amid South China Sea Tension

Indonesia, US Open Military Drills Amid South China Sea Tension

Advertisement Indonesia will today kick off its largest-ever annual joint military drills with the United States and a host of other countries, at time of rising tension in Southeast Asian waters. The 2023 Super Garuda Shield exercise, which will take place until September 13 in Surabaya and Banyuwangi, East Java, will involve 1,900 Indonesian military … Read more