As Trump Creates Unease, China And Japan Move To Form Stronger Alliance

Japan's Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, and Xi Jinpi, President of the People's Republic of China, were caught in a friendly handshake during a recent regional summit in Vietnam. This may be an indication of possible warming relations between the two countries who have been at odds with each other.

China and Japan have long been divided by disputes over history, territory and testiness over influence in the region.…

"What Trump represents was a real shock to the system of allies and the world," according to Nick Bisley, Professor of International Relations at La Trobe University in Melbourne, Australia.