Dating japan chinese affairs

15-Nov-2017 09:34

Another factor influencing Japanese threat perceptions is likely Japanese perceptions of American strength, both military and economic.

However, as decades of polling by the Council on Global Affairs shows, the bilateral alliance also has deep roots of public support.This was the highest level of support recorded in Chicago Council Surveys since 2002 and marked a significant increase in support from 2010, when opinion was more closely divided.Additionally, though the rise of China is reshaping the region, Americans prefer to emphasize their existing alliances with key regional partners.In the 2015 Chicago Council Survey, nearly eight in ten Americans (78%) saw Japan as a reliable partner for the United States, primarily due to the economic and trade ties between the two nations (42%), as well as the security alliance (30%).