Biden's Indo-Pacific policy blueprint emerges
New administration is demonstrating flexibility, attentiveness and pragmatism
Secretary of State Antony Blinken holds a news conference in New Delhi on July 28: Blinken assured: "We also recognize that every democracy, starting with our own, is a work in progress"
Derek Grossman is a senior defense analyst at the nonprofit, nonpartisan Rand Corp. He formerly served as an intelligence adviser at the Pentagon.
Without an official Indo-Pacific strategy in place, observers are forced to read between the lines to get a better sense of U.S. President Joe Biden's policy toward the region.
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