The rise of a new economic giant in the Asian region i.e., China in the 21st century has made
many global and regional powers stressed and the US is one of those countries which is
worried about rising China in Asia and therefore, it is taking different measures to counter the
rise of China in every manner. For this purpose, they have collaborated with one of the
regional powers in the south of Asia i.e., India to counter China in the region. This paper
focuses on the collaboration of countries i.e., India, Japan, along with Australia and the US in
the Indo-Pacific region and how this collaboration would be able to serve the interests of the
US in the region against China.
1-Usama Shehzad National Defence University, Islamabad, Pakistan.2-Sarah Ahmed Malik National Defence University, Islamabad, Pakistan.3-Muhammad Adnan National Defence University, Islamabad, Pakistan.