The Trump Administration & US - Indo-Pacific Relations

This resource will track statements, developments, visits, and other interactions in US-Indo-Pacific relations under the President Trump administration. Special focus will be given to the comments and activities of President Donald J. Trump; Vice President Mike Pence; United States Trade Representative Ambassador Robert E. Lighthizer; Secretary of Defense Dr. Mark Esper; Secretary of State Mike Pompeo; Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, Jr.; and (former) Secretary of Defense James Mattis.

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Pinned Posts

President Trump's Remarks on the US-Australia Alliance

Nepali Constitution Day

"On behalf of the government of the United States and the American people, I offer my best wishes to the people of Nepal on your Constitution Day on September 20. The United States and Nepal have …

Vice President Pence's Remarks at the Heritage Foundation - Trade with the Indo-Pacific

President Trump Rally in Rio Rancho, New Mexico - China

President Trump Rally in Rio Rancho, New Mexico - US Tariffs Against China

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President Trump's Visit to Japan

“The United States and Japan reaffirmed their mutual commitment to promoting prosperity and development of the Indo-Pacific region by fostering a secure environment and developing high-standard rules. On November 7, 2017, the Overseas Private Investment …

President Trump's Meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Abe

“President Trump and Prime Minister Abe reiterated their strong commitment to boost trilateral cooperation with the Republic of Korea in the face of the North Korean threat on anti-submarine warfare, ballistic missile defense, mine sweeping, …