South East Asia Security Overview

December 2010
Australia Defence & Security Report;Q4 2010, p26
Industry Profile
The article discusses an overview of security in Southeast Asia. It is noted that the regional security will face various challenges in 2010, which include Islamist militancy, piracy and weak borders. It is also stated that majority of countries in the region suffer from political instability and poor governance.


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