US unveils Counter Strategy against China’s Rise, Releases framework for Indo-Pacific

The Donald Trump administration unveils its strategy to ensure the dominance of  United States over China. Strategic plannings of the state which focusses on escalating India’s rise as a counterpart to Beijing and defending Taiwan against the attack.

National security advisor Robert O’Brien on Tuesday announced the publication of the document titled, “United States Strategic Framework for the Indo-Pacific”. The “overarching strategic guidance” has been approved by President Donald Trump in february, 2018 for the US actions the past three years as well.

Robert O’Brien said in an expanded statement, “Beijing is increasingly pressuring Indo-Pacific nations to subordinate their freedom and sovereignty to a ‘common destiny’ envisioned by the Chinese Communist Party. The US approach is different. We seek to ensure that our allies and partners – all who share the values and aspirations of a free and open Indo-Pacific – can preserve and protect their sovereignty.”

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