Understanding Japan’s Indo-Pacific initiative | Bangkok Post: opinion

After making painstaking revisions in the past 18 months, Japan has come out with the region’s most comprehensive policy — the Free and Open Indo-Pacific (FOIP) initiative. Tokyo’s new framework calls for closer cooperation among countries in Asia and Africa, the world’s two most dynamic continents. With this plan, Japan has put its 60 years of post-war diplomatic and economic developmental experience into a single coherent policy that might well last throughout the 21st century.
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