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Asia-Pacific Stability Initiative

Lawmakers’ Letters Endorse McCain Plan To Reinforce Pacific, Assist Asian Allies

Posted by Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. on

A bipartisan group of Senators and Representatives is urging Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to budget $1.5 billion a year to reinforce US forces in the Pacific to better support Asian allies, stiffening their spines against Chinese intimidation. Known as the Asia-Pacific Stability Initiative and endorsed by the editorial page of The Wall Street Journal, it’s a proposal… Keep reading →

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