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By William T. Tow, Chin Kin Wah

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ISBN-13: 9789812309631

India's emergence of a superb energy has sensitized its local neighbours to its starting to be position as a key safety actor in an more and more interdependent global. either Australia and ASEAN now view India as an incredible participant within the formula and alertness in their personal large defense agendas. This rising trilateral compendium is especially obvious in such coverage parts as maritime safety, weather switch, power protection, legislation enforcement, "good governance" and the politics of safety associations or "architectures". This e-book represents one of many first systematic efforts to consolidate those diversified yet vital matters into an overarching framework for ascertaining and cross-comparing how those 3 entities are impending those coverage demanding situations, separately and jointly. It argues that the dynamics underlying their intensifying safety kinfolk are sufficiently very important to conceptualize them as a unique analytical framework that should be understood within the greater context of Asia-Pacific defense politics.

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In practice, however, intramural tensions persist in ASEAN over the question of whether this formula or a more narrowly conceived “East Asian security architecture” is preferable. 27 Such tensions become apparent when ASEAN policymakers employ the architectural metaphor, such as when Singaporean Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong made the following remarks during a speech to the 2005 Asia Society conference: How do we fold the US into the emerging East Asian architecture, just as we have melded India, Australia and New Zealand into the East Asia Summit?

He followed this with a somewhat acerbic quip, “If this becomes endemic. ”16 This kind of concern should be read against the ASEAN criteria for EAS membership (discussed later in this chapter) which are political and functional, not geographic. 17 In the event President Vladimir Putin attended the inaugural EAS meeting in Kuala Lumpur as a guest of Malaysia. The European Union was also keen to join as an observer although there was no provision in the EAS for formal observer status to be accorded.

S. Policy, p. 31. Donald Rumsfeld, Secretary of Defense, “The United States and Asia’s Emerging Security Architecture”, Paper presented at the 5th International Institute for Strategic Studies “Asia Security Summit”, Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore, 3 June 2006. See Patrick Walters, “Beijing Plays Spoiler on Asia Summit”, The Australian, 6 April 2005. indd 20 9/30/09 5:19:29 PM Emerging Regional Security Architecture 21 Goh Chok Tong, Senior Minister, “Constructing East Asia”, Speech at the Asia Society Conference, Bangkok, 9 June 2005.

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