Asian powers double defense spending in a decade

Question of the Day

Is it still considered bad form to talk politics during a social gathering?

View results

Conflicting claims to islands and resources in the seas of East Asia have heightened tensions between China and Japan, as well as some of China’s Southeast Asian neighbors. However, the expansion of economic ties across the Taiwan Strait has reduced tensions between China and the self-governing island of Taiwan, diminishing the prospect of a conflict there.

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
TWT Video Picks