Jan 03 , 2019
Acting Defense Secretary Shanahan highlighted China in remarks to civilian leaders of the U.S. military.
Yao Yunzhu Retired Major General, Chinese People’s Liberation Army
Jun 12 , 2017
The Asia Pacific policy statement had all the core ingredients of the Obama administration, even though labels such as “rebalance” and “pivot to Asia” were missing. While the sense of continuity was reassuring, if the region is looking for creative and new approaches to maintain regional peace and stability, it must have been disappointed.
Richard Weitz Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute
Sep 05 , 2012
During his stopover in Japan earlier this month, US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta announced that the United States and Japan would construct a second advanced missile defense radar in Japan, drawing concern and condemnation from China. However, strategies exist to allay Chinese concerns while also bolstering regional cooperation.