The U.S.-China Confrontation "We Need To Avoid Stumbling into a Major War"

Admiral James Stavridis has commanded U.S. warships in the South China Sea. In his new novel, he writes about a war between China and America – a scenario he considers to be extremely realistic.
Interview Conducted By Bernhard Zand in Hong Kong
The aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan and U.S. Air Force jets: "It would be foolish to put our hands over our eyes and say China is not going to be a problem."

The aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan and U.S. Air Force jets: "It would be foolish to put our hands over our eyes and say China is not going to be a problem."

Foto: MC3 Erwin Miciano / U.S. Navy
DER SPIEGEL 16/2021
SPIEGEL International
About James Stavridis
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