Grounding of USS guardian in Philippines : longer-term implications
Date of Issue2013
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The running aground of the minesweeper USS Guardian in a marine reserve in the Philippines has sparked anti-US protests in the Philippines. Longer-term problems for the US might lie in hardened attitudes towards the rights of warships in regional waters.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS commentaries, 031-13