Pretty vacant: Trump’s Asia team

When the American leader meets his Chinese counterpart in Florida he will do so without the benefit of a dedicated team of regional specialists

US President Donald Trump has promised to "drain the swamp" of Washington's politics-as-usual but his inability to fill top Asia specialist positions has led to choppy policy signals toward the region. Photo: Getty Images
US President Donald Trump has promised to "drain the swamp" of Washington's politics-as-usual but his inability to fill top Asia specialist positions has led to choppy policy signals toward the region. Photo: Getty Images
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