US fuels new arms race in Asia

President Obama's "pivot toward Asia" marks a new escalation of military assertiveness by the Pentagon against China and Russia. Leon Panetta's visit to India was just one stop in an Asia-wide trip by the Pentagon's top official this week. Panetta is trying to cement a U.S.-Indian strategic partnership. The United States is selling India the latest high-tech weaponry. Brian Becker, National Coordinator of the ANSWER Coalition, analyzes U.S. military strategy on RT.


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