Obama’s Pivot in the Trump Era

In 2011, President Barack Obama gave a landmark speech in Canberra  that announced the US would  “pivot” its focus to Asia in a bid to establish an enduring framework for engagement. In doing so the President sought to make a clear declaration that America’s f... Read More...

Trump’s Meddling in Asia

United States President Donald Trump’s focus on North Korea is playing into Chinese hands and, by default, further weakening the US position in a Southeast Asia increasingly subject to Chinese carrots and stick... Read More...