Escalating Big Power Contestation on Taiwan: Can It Lead to War?

Author: Indian Major General S B Asthana (ret.) The aggressive posturing in Taiwan Strait, South and East China Sea will continue, even if the current crisis slows down. PRC’s aim is to pressurise President Tsai Not to declare independence, hope DPP loses next election and work out favourable arrangements with opposition likely to be favourable to China. Neither China nor US want war, but none wants to give walkover as well, hence this strategic gaming and posturing is on and … Escalating Big Power Contestation on Taiwan: Can It Lead to War? weiterlesen