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ASEAN given important role in US Indo-Pacific strategy
The 10-state bloc defines Indo-Pacific as the regions presenting both opportunities and challenges.
10:30, 2020/08/31
US ups ante against China in East Sea
Washington has made concrete steps after it declared crystal clear position on Beijing’s claims over water and seabed rights.
23:58, 2020/08/17
ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Statement sends message to both Beijing and Washington
ASEAN foreign ministers' first-time statement stresses the importance of multilateralism.
16:33, 2020/07/14
China, US trade barbs over South China Sea
Beijing has voiced objection after Washington blamed Beijing of using intimidation to undermine the sovereign rights of Southeast Asian coastal states in the South China Sea.