In this article published in the Sunday edition of Greek leading newspaper Hi Kathimerini George Tzogopoulos attempts to outline new political and economic developments affecting security in Asia. In particular, he analyses Obama’s pivot to Asia and new challenges in view of Donald Trump’s inauguration in February 2017. He compares the economic plans of the American and the Chinese administration to promote integration in Asia and the Asia-Pacific region and examines challenges ahead. More importantly, Tzogopoulos discusses the course of Sino-American relations and considers as ‘unthinkable’ the scenario of a conflict in South China Sea.
The article is available here (in Greek).