What Asia got out of Barack Obama's four-nation tour
Published on Apr 30, 2014 3:44 PM
Here's a look at what Asia got out of the visit this week of America's "first Pacific president".
President Barack Obama's tour, that ended on Tuesday, took him to Japan, South Korea, Malaysia and the Philippines.
1. Japan mostly got what it wanted - a clear enunciation by the US president that the Senkaku/Diaoyu islands are covered by Article Five of the US-Japan Treaty of Mutual Co-operation and Security.
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