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Toward a Japan-focused foreign policy

25/12/2022 03:14 PM | Click to read full article

Philippine foreign policy is usually defined by its relations with the two major powers, the United States and China. Foreign policy under former President Rodrigo Duterte, however, swung the other way: away from the United States and much closer, one might say, an embrace, of China. Our foreign policy should cease to be a two-planet universe with China on one side and the United States on the other.