The Hillary/Obama “Asian Pivot”: Rank Disregard For History And Current Realities In Japan And China

The alleged danger of war between China and Japan is vastly overblown: it is a form of theater enacted mainly for the benefit of domestic audiences..... commercial activity between the two countries is at an all-time high and continues to rise. The two countries are in the process of negotiating a free trade agreement. Left to themselves, there would be zero chance of war: it’s only the American insistence on the dangerous idea of "collective defense" that threatens the peace of the region.
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