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Harris shines light on US plans in China’s backyard

US Vice President Kamala Harris’ visit to Southeast Asia couldn’t have come at a more critical moment. The Biden administration’s disastrous withdrawal from Afghanistan rekindled long-simmering anxieties over Washington’s wherewithal and overall commitment to regional allies, especially as a resurgent China carves out new spheres of influence across the Indo-Pacific. As Harris acknowledged, much is […]