China: Strategy of Denial
The rise of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) and the surrounding Indo-Pacific region has altered the global balance of power. The United Kingdom’s (UK) Integrated Review, published earlier this year, identified the PRC as a ‘systemic competitor’. The United States (US) National Defence Strategy in 2018 called the inter-state strategic competition the primary concern in US national security and named the PRC a strategic competitor.
Council on Geostrategy