Singapore’s Tharman Shanmugaratnam and Indonesia’s Luhut Pandjaitan see Asean continuing to walk the middle path between Beijing and Washington. Photo: AP
Singapore’s Tharman Shanmugaratnam and Indonesia’s Luhut Pandjaitan see Asean continuing to walk the middle path between Beijing and Washington. Photo: AP
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‘Asean is no pushover’: top Singapore, Indonesia officials dismiss talk of choosing US-China sides

  • Tharman Shanmugaratnam and Luhut Pandjaitan agreed that the region could continue to walk the middle path between Washington and Beijing
  • Singapore’s Tharman said he expected US-China tensions to remain high regardless of who wins in November’s US presidential election

Singapore’s Tharman Shanmugaratnam and Indonesia’s Luhut Pandjaitan see Asean continuing to walk the middle path between Beijing and Washington. Photo: AP
Singapore’s Tharman Shanmugaratnam and Indonesia’s Luhut Pandjaitan see Asean continuing to walk the middle path between Beijing and Washington. Photo: AP
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