US election 2020: The Asians who are rooting for Trump to win


Donald Trump is not a US president who has courted international support. Pursung an openly nationalist “America First” policy, he has overtly insulted half the world – from calling Europe’s leaders weak to describing Mexicans as rapists, and even dismissing the entire African continent. But for some in south-east Asia, a shared enemy in China means they are willing to still throw their support behind him. Hong Kong: ‘Only Trump can hit the Communist Party’… Taiwan: ‘A big brother we can rely on’… Vietnam: ‘Brave to the point of recklessness’…

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