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April 17, 2017

U.S.-China: Addressing and Building Strategic Trust

The United States and China have enjoyed official diplomatic relations ever since 1979. The two sides understand each other well. Interaction on a myriad of bilateral and global issues is extensive. Yet, many on both sides continue to believe that there is a strategic trust deficit in which neither side trusts the long-term intentions of the other. In your view, how can the United States and China effectively address this issue and build long-term strategic trust?