US president-elect Joe Biden has signalled a return to stronger US multilateralism. Photo: Biden Presidential Transition via CNP / Sipa USA / TNS US president-elect Joe Biden has signalled a return to stronger US multilateralism. Photo: Biden Presidential Transition via CNP / Sipa USA / TNS
US president-elect Joe Biden has signalled a return to stronger US multilateralism. Photo: Biden Presidential Transition via CNP / Sipa USA / TNS

US urges Japan and South Korea to speak out against China despite trading relationship

  • Tokyo and Seoul were set to join 13 other Asia-Pacific economies in signing a China-backed Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership
  • Knapper stressed the importance of South Korea, Japan, Taipei and Southeast Asian countries working with the United States

Topic |   US-China relations
US president-elect Joe Biden has signalled a return to stronger US multilateralism. Photo: Biden Presidential Transition via CNP / Sipa USA / TNS US president-elect Joe Biden has signalled a return to stronger US multilateralism. Photo: Biden Presidential Transition via CNP / Sipa USA / TNS
US president-elect Joe Biden has signalled a return to stronger US multilateralism. Photo: Biden Presidential Transition via CNP / Sipa USA / TNS
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