Strategy Bridge: Mind the Gap: How the U.S. Coast Guard Can Navigate the Window of Vulnerability in the Indo-Pacific
Thu December, 2021, Age: 2 years
The Indo-Pacific region has ripened into the great maritime flashpoint of our era. An ascendant People’s Republic of China expands aggressively to meet its growing food, energy, and rare earth metal demands. Despite widespread alarm outside of China surrounding its rise beyond its borders, China is reaching its apogee. In the coming decades, demographic and economic realities will curtail its regional and global freedom of action.