Barack Obama Departs for Asia Tour

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U.S. President Barack Obama kicks off a four-country Asia-Pacific tour Tuesday, and it will not include China. But that doesn’t mean Chinese policies in the region won’t be on the agenda.

CCTV White House Correspondent, Jessica Stone reports.

Barack Obama Departs for Asia Tour

Barack Obama Departs for Asia Tour

U.S. President Barack Obama kicks off a four-country Asia-Pacific tour Tuesday, and it will not include China. But that doesn't mean Chinese policies in the region won't be on the agenda. CCTV White House Correspondent, Jessica Stone reports.

 

And just like in any relationship, there can be friction and moments that aren’t so “harmonious”.

Thus holds true in the China-U.S. relationship. Kenneth Lieberthal, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution has this assessment. 

Kenneth Lieberthal on China-U.S. Relationship

Kenneth Lieberthal on China-U.S. Relationship

And just like in any relationship, there can be friction and moments that aren't so "harmonious". Thus holds true in the China-U.S. relationship. Kenneth Lieberthal, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution has this assessment.