The eagle, the lion and the dragon: Singapore's future in the age of Trump

Updated 0021 GMT (0821 HKT) August 9, 2017

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(CNN)Caught between an ascendent China and an increasingly unreliable United States, Singapore's diplomatic future is at the heart of a debate on who really calls the shots in Asia.

The Lion City has historically had strong relations with both countries, an ally in Asia for Washington during the Cold War and one of China's first partners in their efforts to modernize t