Essay about Multilateral Security System for Northeast Asia
Regional security interests of NEA member countries China, being an emerging global power in the East Asian region wants to maintain its stable position and continuously enhances its military capacities to protrude as a strong nation. China has …show more content…
Why a formal mechanism required and what are the pros and cons? Although Northeast Asian countries are members of multilateral organizations such as the ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) and ASEAN plus Three (China, Japan, and South Korea), they lack a formal association of their own which could unite the Northeast Asian countries under one roof. They would benefit greatly from a multilateral security system but there may also be some complications in maintaining the security system.
1. Foster a greater relationship between North Korea and South Korea.
The hostile relationship between both the Korean nations could be improved. China could act as a mediator between South Korea and North Korea by chairing regular conferences and meetings to discuss and try to solve the problems that have been a