ST Deep Dive: Asean centrality – really?, India’s sudden FTA appetite

Here's a round-up of recent commentaries and more by think-tanks in the region and elsewhere that could be of interest to those who watch Asia.

China’s new security agreement with the Solomon Islands has sparked controversy and garnered attention around the world.

The deal, which Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare described as a "treaty" to the Solomon Islands Parliament, has not been made public. The implications of the agreement are far-reaching, most importantly for China, the Solomon Islands, Australia and the United States.

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