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Waiting for Hard Balancing?

Explaining Southeast Asia’s Balancing Behaviour towards China

Moch Faisal Karim and Tangguh Chairil

discussed above, Vietnam is the only Southeast Asian state to have declared that its arms build-up is due to China’s naval build-up. Shang-su Wu observes that Vietnam’s recent investment in its air and naval capability shows its disposition towards an anti-access and area denial ( A 2/ AD ) strategy aimed