Japan-India axis first step to larger Indo-Pacific grouping of like-minded states
By Brian Lee CrowleyMay. 22, 2017
Such a grouping would not necessarily displace American leadership. But it could help entice the United States into being more engaged—by showing Washington that countries in the Indo-Pacific are taking greater responsibility and shouldering the burden of maintaining the liberal world order.
OTTAWA—China may be eager to show itself as a major economic force and voice for trade openness. This was the face China’s President Xi Jinping presented at this year’s World Economic Forum in Davos.
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