After Marawi : Military’s Regional Role in Counter - terrorism?
Tan, See Seng
Date of Issue2018-02-01
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
In the wake of the Marawi conflict in 2017, counter-terrorism efforts in ASEAN are likely to involve the active participation of the armed forces of ASEAN countries and their external partners. However, this could lead to a militarised ASEAN region – an outcome that ASEAN countries should guard against even as they protect their peoples from the threat of terrorism.
Country and Region Studies
RSIS Commentaries, 016-18
Nanyang Technological University