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On his Last Trip to Asia, Defense Secretary Looks to Reassure Allies

U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter makes his last scheduled trip to Asia next week, and he will try to soothe anxieties caused by Donald Trump’s election, U.S. officials said. The Obama administration made Asia and U.S. alliances there a priority. While details of Trump’s approach to the region remain scant, his calls for allies to pay more to sustain U.S. forces or face their possible withdrawal have alarmed Japan and South Korea. Japan and South Korea In Tokyo, Carter will...

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