‘Challenges for China’ in call for bigger US defence budget

1 week ago 22
China has to revamp its Indo-Pacific strategy amid signs of greater military confrontation from the United States, observers said.The assessments came after US Defence Secretary Mark Esper urged Washington to increase defence spending and enable American troops to be rapidly deployed for deterrence.In two speeches on Thursday – one at The Heritage Foundation and the other at the 2020 Association of the US Army Conference – Esper said China and Russia had become “near-peer rivals” of the US and…
Read Entire Article