On Dec. 31, Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chili, Malaysia, Mexico, Japan, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam, together totaling 500 million inhabitants, formed the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership. These countries represent a global gross domestic product of $10 billion as well [Read more]
[E]ven U.S. allies are no longer willing to take sides when the U.S. and China have conflicts.
As Washington bawls, withdraws and complains about everything, China is cleverly playing its pawns.
Rather than waiting for someone else to push back against the Trump administration's demolition of multilateral structures, Europe must take the initiative, imagining a system without the U.S.