China and its navy: drifting towards normality?
Date of Issue2016-01-27
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The proposed establishment of a Chinese naval base at Djibouti suggests that China is after all developing a normal major navy able to operate far outside its immediate area. Whether this should be seen as alarming will depend on what China does with it.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 018-16
Nanyang Technological University