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Karagatan Observer
June 2022


The Indo-Pacific region witnessed a handful of notable events throughout June. From the Shangri-La Dialogue to the Rim of the Pacific Exercise, from North Korean missile tests to Chinese aircraft carriers, there was much to consider and contend with.


In the Philippines, the Duterte administration reached its conclusion, paving the way for a new administration and its security framework for the country.

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