October 8, 2013
The Asia Pivot Is Under Pressure
David Karl, The Diplomat
The Associated Press
Senior U.S. administration officials have been at pains in recent weeks to demonstrate how Washington’s strategic focus is shifting from the military quagmires of the greater Middle East to the dynamism of Asia. It’s a tough sell, and there is reason to doubt that America’s allies and friends in the region are buying it.
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