Indonesian President Joko Widodo, left, inspects troops during a visit to the Natuna Islands on January 8, 2020. Photo: Handout via AP Indonesian President Joko Widodo, left, inspects troops during a visit to the Natuna Islands on January 8, 2020. Photo: Handout via AP
Indonesian President Joko Widodo, left, inspects troops during a visit to the Natuna Islands on January 8, 2020. Photo: Handout via AP

Analysis |
Can India and Indonesia team up to counter China in the Indo-Pacific?

  • India and Indonesia can work together to strengthen norms of maritime behaviour that would cover the disputed South China Sea
  • China is likely to resist the move, but, with careful diplomacy, Beijing could be encouraged to accept this emerging order

Topic |   Indonesia
Indonesian President Joko Widodo, left, inspects troops during a visit to the Natuna Islands on January 8, 2020. Photo: Handout via AP Indonesian President Joko Widodo, left, inspects troops during a visit to the Natuna Islands on January 8, 2020. Photo: Handout via AP
Indonesian President Joko Widodo, left, inspects troops during a visit to the Natuna Islands on January 8, 2020. Photo: Handout via AP
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