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China's assertiveness must be seen in the context of Asia's contesting nationalisms

The year 2010 is a year to remember in US-China relations. Since that time, the very strategic foundation of the relationship has undergone incremental erosion.

11 Aug 2014 - 4:08AM

The year 2010 is a year to remember in US-China relations. Since that time, the very strategic foundation of the relationship has undergone incremental erosion.

China's assertiveness must be seen in the context of Asia's contesting nationalisms
Beijing's new Politburo may deal more firmly with North Korea
Japan's defence policy plays no part in Abenomics

Recent increases in Japan's defence budget - the first since 2003 - have led to speculation that a sustained economic recovery could drive further, more dramatic increases in spending. Nevertheless, there remains little evidence that this will actually take place.

7 Aug 2013 - 3:08AM

Recent increases in Japan's defence budget - the first since 2003 - have led to speculation that a sustained economic recovery could drive further, more dramatic increases in spending. Nevertheless, there remains little evidence that this will actually take place.

Japan's defence policy plays no part in Abenomics