Even a Pandemic Does not Stop the South China Sea Competition
Apr 28, 2020 | 11:00 GMT
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- The United States and China have maintained a robust operational pace in the South China Sea despite challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.
- This suggests no reduction of operations is likely after the pandemic, which may have altered some of the tactical and operational aspects for the two Pacific powers, but has not removed either from the regional dynamic.