US President Donald Trump came to power vowing to shake things up. It is clear from his inaugural address, the composition of his cabinet and his comments in press interviews that he means what he said. There will be seismic changes in US policies on trade, security alliances, energy and the climate — and many of these will cause ructions in Asia.

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