Japan will propose a strategic dialogue among leaders of the United States, India and Australia, aiming at counteracting China’s expansion under its “Belt and Road” policy, Foreign Minister Taro Kono told the Nikkei business daily. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is expected to propose the idea to US President Donald Trump on November 6 when they plan to hold a summit meeting, said the Nikkei on Thursday. The proposal is for the leaders of the four nations to promote free trade and defence cooperation across the land and sea to Southeast, South and Central Asia, ...
How Japan wants to counter China: The plan includes US, India, Australia
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is expected to propose the idea to US President Donald Trump on November 6
Reuters Last Updated at October 26, 2017 08:46 IST