American President Donald Trump had to have a foreign policy “unpredictable” when campaigning. This mission was complete, when no one can guess the American leader’s policies during the Asian tour, his first in the coming week.
Asian countries are “hold their breath” waiting for those positive signals of America when leaders of the world’s no. 1 power has a first visit to the region is this boom.
12 days for the visit to five Asian Nations including Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam and the Philippines. This is the longest tour in 25 years of an American President, starting from 3 to 14 November (the last time, a us presidential visit to the region so long as the visit of President George H.W. Bush on December the year 199 1.) this clearly shows, the trip times are really very important for Mr. Trump, with an ambitious mission for further developing relations with Asian countries.
And according to experts, this visit was a turning point for the creation of local happenings in the political trends in the region.
The North Korean problem
In South Korea, unlike most of his predecessors, Mr Trump would not come to visit the demilitarized zone contact. However, the gun fight with North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un will dominate the trip.
South Korea hopes the visit will generate the impulse to “cool down” East Asia are warming because of the missile tests, the Korean nuclear. Pyongyang will watch closely every step of the the President of Trump. It will likely affect the level or the time North Korea can put out provocative actions in the future. The experts said that the best scenario would be the White House boss to avoid giving the offensive comment as well as Korea continues to restrain and then attend the Winter Olympics 2018 PyeongChang in South Korea. However, experts still do not exclude the possibility of Pyongyang resumed missile testing before or during the visit of Mr. Trump.
The Korean nuclear issue was also the focus on the Summit between Mr. Trump and President of China XI Jinping in the context of the American leaders are seeking to use the Beijing leverage in Korean issues. “China will likely increase the Korean sanctions through cooperation with the United States, but also could not exclude the possibility that the reverse is Beijing extended involvement with Pyongyang by healing relationships” , a professional review.
Define the policy in East Asia
President Trump won in the election campaign by attacking the problem was voter interest: accused China of stealing American jobs and not use influence to prevent the nuclear tests North Korea’s missiles.
But when it came to power, the President of Trump not too rigorous to Beijing. “People say we have the best relationship between a u.s. President and a Chinese President,” Mr. Trump recently spoke on Fox Business Network, referring to Mr XI Jinping. World observes that Mr. Trump has relaxed opinion in the relationship with China is because the Korean crisis. Because, the U.S. needs China in efforts to curb Pyongyang’s nuclear ambitions. During this visit to China, Mr. Trump can prioritize the focus of trade barriers with the same level of Jinping at the same time promote Shoot c Business made better UN sanctions aimed at North Korea.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is the leader in Asia have the most intimate relationship with Mr. Trump. But there is the risk of disagreement arose in the discussion of Mr. Trump in Japan. Sheila a. Smith, a Japan expert at the Council on foreign relations said that: “the Japanese reporters can ask about the Okinawa bases and the difficulties here … Still exist many problems caused the Japanese people angry and from which the US President can react on Twitter “.
Also on the trade front, Prime Minister Abe can not Trump about his desire to join the dialogue about free trade agreements bilaterally, after Washington struck agreement on trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).