US and China Will Likely Go to War in the Next 30 Years: James Fanell

James Fanell, former intelligence chief of the United States Pacific Fleet, challenges the conventional wisdom that the U.S. military is unsurpassed by any force on this planet. While acknowledging that the Chinese military has strategic vulnerabilities, he warns that the U.S. might go to war with China over Taiwan in the next 30 years–and that the U.S. is not adequately prepared or confident to win.

What does the Trump administration need to do to address these challenges? Our interview with James Fanell comes at a critical time as America becomes increasingly wary about China’s global ambition.