A deeper strategic partnership with ASEAN nations would be beneficial to the U.S. and the South East Asian nations that compose the organization. We need to reauthorize this! diplomacy is needs to be stressed in all foreign interactions... which is impossible with this Putin/Republican/ Congress and president. Republican Congress is doing everything possible to negate Mueller Russian investigation even as evidence arises that Putin Oligarchs are paying for trumps legal defense . How many of the republican congress took money from Putin?