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Protection money for Trump

  • The Jakarta Post

| Thu, July 12 2018 | 01:52 am

PREMIUM The government not only needs to mitigate any potential impact on the Indonesian economy from United States President Donald Trump’s global trade war; it also has to anticipate a possible arms race among major Asian nations, given Trump’s repeated warnings to US allies in the region, including Japan and South Korea, that they must pay more for the protection they receive from the US.