09 May 2019
US Coastguard to Play Bigger Role in Curbing Beijing’s Ambitions in the South China Sea
Washington hopes to give the US Coast Guard an increased role in the South China Sea as part of its drive to curb Beijing’s ambitions, but commanders have warned that budgetary constraints may hamper its effectiveness. “The US Navy can’t be the only service that takes on the mantle of the operations in the contested area,” Collin Koh, a military analyst from RSIS, said.
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Last updated on 13/05/2019