Indo-Pacific War-Lines and Curved Waters

The battle lines in the Indo-Pacific are clearly defined.

While the world’s attention is focused on the challenges posed by the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the lines of war in the Indo-Pacific are clearly defined. Addressing the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore earlier this month, US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin made it clear that the United States would stand behind its allies, including Taiwan, although the world’s attention is focused on the challenges. The Russian invasion of Ukraine is clearing the lines of war in the Indo-Pacific. Addressing the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore earlier this month, US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin made it clear that the United States would stand by its allies, including Taiwan.