Defense Secretary James Mattis and numerous other U.S. lawmakers addressed allies concerned about U.S. policy in the South China Sea region this week.
In Singapore, Mattis vouched for the U.S. commitment to Asia-Pacific nations as the region struggles to address the growing threat of North Korea’s advancing missile program and China’s militarization. A bipartisan congressional delegation headed to Japan. And Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) spoke to allies in Australia.
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