US ‘neglect’ drives Asean towards China in superpower economic rivalry, analysts say

//US ‘neglect’ drives Asean towards China in superpower economic rivalry, analysts say

US ‘neglect’ drives Asean towards China in superpower economic rivalry, analysts say

US foreign policy “neglect” of Southeast Asia could drive Asean nations further into the economic orbit of China, analysts say, even as Beijing’s economic clout continues to be a source of anxiety for many in the region.Southeast Asia has emerged as a key battleground for influence between the United States and China amid an increasingly heated rivalry that extends across geopolitics, commerce and technology.Despite China’s assertiveness in the region, seven of the 10 Association of Southeast…

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