China, US unlikely to have military conflict, Chinese think tank says

Published Sep 26 2021 at 4:00 AM GMT
  • The risk of military conflict between China and the US remains relatively low despite the two powers’ disagreements over the South China Sea and broader rivalry, a military think tank has concluded.
  • Defence and maritime experts also said extensive interaction between the two militaries over the years had helped to ensure restraint rather than either instigating aggression.
  • The chance of a surprise US attack on features in the disputed South China Sea that had been built on by China was ….



  • Published Sep 26, 2021 4:00 AM GMT