The US pivot to Asia : will the Senkakus be its first challenge?
Date of Issue2013
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Conflict between China and Japan over the disputed Senkaku/Diaoyu islands would carry a high cost for the United States. Washington would be well served by a clear, public position designed to deter future provocations over the islands and lower the risk of accidental escalation.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS commentaries, 053-13