China’s ‘threat’ in the Pacific is being way overblown

JOANNE WALLIS And MAIMA KOROSource LinkThe drafts have been described by critics as revealing “the ambitious scope of Beijing’s strategic intent in the Pacific” and its “coherent desire […] to seek to shape the regional order.” There are concerns they will “dramatically expand [China’s] security influence in the Pacific.”But does this overstate their importance?Australia should be concerned about