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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All Posts

U.S. Trade Representative on 2020 Trade Policy Agenda - Senate Hearing

Ambassador Lighthizer's Testimony Before the House Ways and Means Committee Hearing on Trade Policy

Wilbur Ross on Chinese Companies added to Entity List

President Trump's Remarks on China During Interview with Maria Bartiromo of Fox Business

President Trump's Remarks on China During COVID-19 Briefing

Secretary Esper's Remarks on China and COVID-19

Secretary Esper's Remarks on China's Conduct in the South China Sea During Program with The Brookings Institution

President Trump Meeting with Governor of Louisiana - China

President Trump with Coronavirus Task Force Briefing - China

Secretary Esper's Remarks on China and COVID-19

President Trump's Interview with Sean Hannity - China

Secretary Esper's Remarks During Pentagon Year 2021 Budget Hearing - China and US Indo-Pacific Force Posture