The Indo-Pacific region is on the brink of experiencing a dangerous combination of economic anxieties, extreme weather conditions and the emaciation of natural resources, which will imperil civilisation as never before, Richard Heydarian writes. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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The Indo-Pacific region is on the brink of experiencing a dangerous combination of economic anxieties, extreme weather conditions and the emaciation of natural resources, which will imperil civilisation as never before, Richard Heydarian writes. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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Richard Heydarian

Richard Heydarian

Richard Heydarian is a Manila-based academic and author of "Asia's New Battlefield: US, China and the Struggle for Western Pacific" and the forthcoming "Duterte's Rise"