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1

Example of first step by Obama in relations?

Strategic and Economic Dialogue 2009, upgraded Bush's, high level diplomats

2

U.S spends more money on defence than the next __ countries combined?

7 countries, including China

3

How much of American debt does China own?

Around 8%

4

Problematic areas in relationship?

Intellectual property rights

Environmental protection

Human rights

Lack of trust

5

Why obamas pivot to Asia?

Underpinned his belief that Asia is either going to be the product of human progress or conflict

6

Year of pivot to Asia?

2011

7

Any fundamental change with Taiwan under Obama?

No, just retained arms sales