This post was edited by dostoevskydr at 2018-8-23 15:25|
dostoevskydr Post time: 2018-8-22 17:43
"The increasingly vocal US opposition to China’s Belt and RoadInitiative, and its first component ...
"Following on Obama’s ‘pivot to Asia’, America’s naval assets are now deployed mostly in the recently renamed ‘Indo-Pacific’ and are conducting aggressive ‘freedom of navigation’ manoeuvres in the South China Sea. The objective is unclear. China obviously does not want a military confrontation with the US. But any attempt to block China’s shipping, occupy the islands itclaims or instigate Taiwanese ‘independence’, will provoke a war as the Chinese have warned."