The US’s new national defence strategy strongly represents the thinking of US Secretary of Defence Jim Mattis. Photo: AP
Ankit Panda
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Ankit Panda

Narrow US focus handicaps Donald Trump’s policymakers in ‘great power contest’ with China

Ankit Panda writes that China’s surging hard power and growing regional influence are leaving the US hard-pressed to match strides with ‘rival’ in Asia

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The US’s new national defence strategy strongly represents the thinking of US Secretary of Defence Jim Mattis. Photo: AP
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