China and its neighbors U.S. Loosens Restrictions on Weapons Sales to Vietnam
The U.S. eased an embargo on lethal arms sales to Vietnam, citing the country’s improved human rights record. But what the U.S. is really interested in here is countering China’s territorial aggression.
China and its neighbors Shinzo Abe and Narendra Modi: Friends ’Til the End
Indian PM Modi and Japanese PM Abe met in Kyoto to cement the two countries’ alliance in ways that China will not be happy to see: defense cooperation, a nuclear deal, and mutually beneficial infrastructural projects.