Ties Strengthening Between Vietnam And The U.S.

Read Kaplan's Piece, 'The Vietnam Solution'

The strong relationship between the U.S. and Vietnam may seem surprising, given the context of the Vietnam war. But The Atlantic's Robert Kaplan says it's key to balancing China's rise. To many in Vietnam, the threat China poses trumps the wounds of what they remember as the American War.

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