America has been wanting the Phillippines as the 52nd state for over a century. Has China and her aggressive expansion policy threating international trade by closing off sea lanes of ASEIAN member countries. These actions are pushing the Phillippines to become a state of America. Other countries in the affected area have turn against China for the theft of their international sea terrority and resources. America and NATO will now be a counter balance against China in Asia for the 21st century.