A Secret Service agent guards his post on the roof of the White House as a lamp post is adorned with Chinese and US national flags. The Pentagon’s move to counter China in the Indo-Pacific is certain to vex Beijing. Photo: AFPA Secret Service agent guards his post on the roof of the White House as a lamp post is adorned with Chinese and US national flags. The Pentagon’s move to counter China in the Indo-Pacific is certain to vex Beijing. Photo: AFP
A Secret Service agent guards his post on the roof of the White House as a lamp post is adorned with Chinese and US national flags. The Pentagon’s move to counter China in the Indo-Pacific is certain to vex Beijing. Photo: AFP

US Army aiming to counter Chinese ‘threat’ with Indo-Pacific security expansion, top official says

  • Task forces to be set up in the Indo-Pacific will focus on non-conventional warfare realms such as cyberspace over the next two years
  • Aim is to counter China’s military activities in the region and bolster alliances with regional partners, Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy says
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A Secret Service agent guards his post on the roof of the White House as a lamp post is adorned with Chinese and US national flags. The Pentagon’s move to counter China in the Indo-Pacific is certain to vex Beijing. Photo: AFPA Secret Service agent guards his post on the roof of the White House as a lamp post is adorned with Chinese and US national flags. The Pentagon’s move to counter China in the Indo-Pacific is certain to vex Beijing. Photo: AFP
A Secret Service agent guards his post on the roof of the White House as a lamp post is adorned with Chinese and US national flags. The Pentagon’s move to counter China in the Indo-Pacific is certain to vex Beijing. Photo: AFP
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