In this interview, James Rogers discusses Indo-Pacific geopolitics and Australia’s geostrategic location with Iskander Rehman, a Research Fellow at the Centre for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments.
Iskander Rehman analyses European maritime history in relation to contemporary Chinese naval modernisation. What does European history imply for China’s future? Do the histories of Rome, France and Russia provide insights? What lessons can be learnt from European history in shaping Chinese maritime geostrategy in the years ahead?