Originally Posted by endar.agustyan
ASEAN Foreign Ministers Release Statement on the South China Sea
After failing to reach agreement on a joint communique during the ASEAN Ministerial Meeting consultations last week for the first time in its 45 year history, the ten ASEAN countries released the statement below on the South China Sea following a diplomatic effort by Foreign Minister Marty Natalegawa of Indonesia.
Even if ASEAN unites, It would still difficult to match againts China economically and in militer. That's why now US is trying to nurture relationships with almost all ASEAN countries, while start building base in Oz
What ASEAN should do is to unite and to take distance againts both China and USA. ASEAN is a ground for China vs USA whether you realize it or not