US China: US plans to ramp up defence architecture in Indo-Pacific despite battle on virus at home

US China: US plans to ramp up defence architecture in Indo-Pacific despite battle on virus at home

NEW DELHI: The US military continues to pursue its China containment strategy and plans to strengthen its presence in the Indo-Pacific region, notwithstanding the battle against Covid-19 at home. The US military requested an additional $20 billion in funding from lawmakers last week to strengthen naval, airborne and ground-based operations in the Indo-Pacific region, ET […]