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US allies in Asia-Pacific do not need reassurance

  • US Vice-President Harris' trip to Singapore and Vietnam follows Defence Sec. Austin's July trip (included Philippines)

  • The chaotic final withdrawal of the US from Afghanistan has prompted questions of commitment of the US in other regions

  • But over the last three decades permanently stationed US troop numbers in Asia-Pacific have been uniquely consistent

US allies in Asia-Pacific do not need reassurance
Hasnain Malik
Hasnain Malik

Strategy & Head of Equity Research

Tellimer Research
23 August 2021
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