On November 28, 2011, Xinhua News Agency’s Outlook Weekly published an article titled “The U.S. Intention in Increasing Its Military Presence in the Asia-Pacific Region.” According to the article, the U.S. intends to build political and economic partnerships favorable to U.S. interests in the Asia-Pacific region through strong military measures in order to ensure the stability of the U.S. hegemony.
The article stated, “Barack Obama is just like other U.S. presidential candidates in the past who, without exception, also dealt with China in a way calculated to win the votes of the domestic right-wing forces. …. The recent increase of the U.S. military presence in the Asia-Pacific region can also be viewed as an integral part of Obama’s campaign for his presidential re-election.”
Source: Xinhua News Agency’s Outlook Weekly, November 28, 2011