Asia Pacific war games briefing: March of the carriers


By Sarosh Bana

Aircraft carriers are finding favour with Indo-Asia-Pacific countries keen on bolstering their defences in an increasingly volatile neighbourhood.
With simmering territorial disputes inflaming the Indo-Asia-Pacific, countries in this fastest growing economic region in the world are
making all efforts to buttress their defences. But this military build-up is raising tensions even higher in the region and will likely provoke an otherwise avoidable arms race.