A causeway links Singapore to Malaysia’s southern state of Johor. The countries are in dispute over the limits of a port in Johor and airspace over a part of Johor. Photo: AFP
Mark J. Valencia
Opinion

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Mark J. Valencia

The best and worst outcomes of the Singapore-Malaysia territorial disputes

  • Mark J. Valencia says Malaysia’s territorial disputes with Singapore reflect the countries’ bitter past. But, in the long term, a trade-off is possible: one side gets to maintain its maritime claim, and the other gets to manage the airspace

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A causeway links Singapore to Malaysia’s southern state of Johor. The countries are in dispute over the limits of a port in Johor and airspace over a part of Johor. Photo: AFP
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