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

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

All Posts

The Republic of Korea’s Chuseok Holiday

"On behalf of the United States Government and its people, I would like to wish the people of South and North Korea, and Koreans around the world, a happy Chuseok holiday. During this time of …

Malaysia National Day

"On behalf of the government of the United States of America, I congratulate the people of Malaysia as you celebrate your National Day on August 31. Over the past 62 years of Malaysia’s independence, our countries …