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Edward Snowdon

Backlash against US spying unlikely in Asia, analysts say

US Vice-President Joe Biden will seek to strengthen ties in a visit to China, Japan and South Korea in December. Photo: AP

Despite a series of diplomatic overtures over alleged US surveillance in the region, a backlash like that seen in Europe is unlikely in Asia as Washington is still an irreplaceable security guarantor, analysts say.

Tuesday, 5 November, 2013, 4:56am