Illustration: Craig Stephens
Illustration: Craig Stephens
Richard Heydarian
Opinion

Opinion

Richard Heydarian

How ‘poisonous shrimp’ Singapore became the US’ undeclared ally in Asia

  • The city state has deftly fortified strategic ties with the West while remaining a trusted interlocutor to and top investor in China
  • Although it was overlooked for the US’ upcoming democracy summit, Singapore remains America’s most reliable strategic partner in Southeast Asia

Illustration: Craig Stephens
Illustration: Craig Stephens
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