David Adelman

David Adelman

David Adelman served as US Ambassador to Singapore from 2010-2013. He is a partner in the global law firm Reed Smith LLP, based in New York, regularly working from the firm’s office in Asia. He is an adjunct professor at New York University where he teaches international relations and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.

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Opinion | The US needs to get back into Asia and be a stable counter to China’s influence

The US is taking its eyes off Asia when it should be deepening its presence and broadening ties, as China’s growing influence puts pressure on its smaller neighbours.

4 May 2019 - 3:27AM

The US is taking its eyes off Asia when it should be deepening its presence and broadening ties, as China’s growing influence puts pressure on its smaller neighbours.

The US needs to get back into Asia and be a stable counter to China’s influence