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U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter delivers the keynote address to kick off the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore, May 30, 2015. Carter spoke of strengthening relations between Asia-Pacific nations and countered provocative land reclamation efforts by China. Also known as the Asia Security Summit, the dialogue aims to build confidence and fostering practical security cooperation among Asian nations.
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