|From an Anti-American article. People forget the importance of the US|
protecting maritime freedom of movement world-wide.
Anyway, what's interesting about this article is that Philip Bowring, a long-time observer in Asia, is a bit of a Leftie and usually anti-American. Here he says don't write off the US in Asia. And on that point I surely agree.
By the way I don't know why newspapers insist on giving different headlines for print and online editions. What gives? I don't get it.