Speaker Interview – Gudrun Wacker: Security Cooperation in the Asia-Pacific – What Role for Europe?

Speaker Interview – Gudrun Wacker: Security Cooperation in the Asia-Pacific – What Role for Europe?

Why does institutionalized security cooperation in the Asia-Pacific remain fragmented? What is the way forward after the arbitration tribunal’s verdict on the South China Sea? Dr. Gudrun Wacker from the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP) tells us about conflict management in the South China Sea and the role of Europe and Germany in Asian security.