October 22, 2011

U.S. Plants a Stake at China's Door

Peter Lee, Asia Times

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United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has laid out a lengthy rationale of America's plans to "return to Asia". That's code for staking its claim to continued control of the Asian security dialogue and fostering instability inside and around China. Expect a decade of self-righteous mischief as a fading superpower deploys its assets to frustrate the grand ambitions of a rising regional power.

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TAGGED: Asia, America, China, United States, Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State


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