The Pentagon has described the Indo-Pacific Command as “the single most consequential region for America’s future”. Photo: US Navy The Pentagon has described the Indo-Pacific Command as “the single most consequential region for America’s future”. Photo: US Navy
The Pentagon has described the Indo-Pacific Command as “the single most consequential region for America’s future”. Photo: US Navy

US moves to boost military presence in Indo-Pacific amid China ‘threat’

  • Outgoing commander has sought more funds and warned that the US is losing its military edge over China in the region
  • But observers say it may be a challenge for America to sustain its push and some Southeast Asian nations fear getting caught in the middle

Topic |   US-China relations
The Pentagon has described the Indo-Pacific Command as “the single most consequential region for America’s future”. Photo: US Navy The Pentagon has described the Indo-Pacific Command as “the single most consequential region for America’s future”. Photo: US Navy
The Pentagon has described the Indo-Pacific Command as “the single most consequential region for America’s future”. Photo: US Navy
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