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Turning from Afghanistan, US sets focus on China

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After two decades of focus on Afghanistan, the US withdrawal this week allows the country to shift its concentration to the east, where superpower rival China is now the top priority.

In an indication of Washington’s strategic turn, Vice President Kamala Harris was in Southeast Asia last week even as the US pullout from Afghanistan moved into its turbulent final days, hoping to strengthen US allies’ pushback against the region’s giant.

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