Trump shakedowns are threatening two key US alliances in Asia

The U.S. is moving toward a rupture with two important allies, South Korea and Japan. Already, President Trump has reportedly demanded a five-fold increase in the amount South Korea pays toward the cost of stationing U.S. forces there, raising the amount to $5 billion a year. Reports suggest that Washington is likely to seek a … Continue reading Trump shakedowns are threatening two key US alliances in Asia