Biden’s Feb. 11 Indo-Pacific Strategy nullified by Ukraine invasion; Analyst lays out emergency Taiwan plan

Biden’s Feb. 11 Indo-Pacific Strategy nullified by Ukraine invasion; Analyst lays out emergency Taiwan plan

by WorldTribune Staff, April 1, 2022 On Feb. 11, Team Biden released its Indo-Pacific Strategy. Less than two weeks later it had been overtaken by events, an analyst noted. “Russian dictator Vladimir Putin made this strategy obsolete by demonstrating the failure of American and European deterrence with his invasion of Ukraine,” Rick Fisher, a Geostrategy-Direct.com […]

Interested in working at the Wuhan Institute of Virology? Only communists need apply

Interested in working at the Wuhan Institute of Virology? Only communists need apply

Analysis by WorldTribune Staff, January 16, 2022 You don’t have to be an admitted communist to hand out U.S. taxpayer funds to the Wuhan Institute of Virology, but you do if you would like to work there. Oh, and if you are a believer in God or other “superstition”, forget about it. An application for […]

Army weighs new strategy as military balance on Taiwan Strait now favors China

Army weighs new strategy as military balance on Taiwan Strait now favors China

FPI / December 9, 2021 Geostrategy-Direct At risk of losing a war with China while trying to defend Taiwan, the United States can deter a Chinese takeover of the geostrategic island nation via a strategy of non-military “deterrence by punishment,” the U.S. Army said in a journal report. The military balance across the 100-mile Taiwan […]

China may be the first to deploy a microwave air defense weapon

China may be the first to deploy a microwave air defense weapon

FPI / November 1, 2021 Geostrategy-Direct By Richard Fisher China and the United States are in a race to develop microwave weapons to defeat swarms of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). They can also be designed to attack enemy electronics from missiles or be launched into space to be used as anti-satellite (ASAT) weapons. Usually an […]

As Afghanistan falls, China conducts massive live-fire drills near Taiwan

As Afghanistan falls, China conducts massive live-fire drills near Taiwan

by WorldTribune Staff, August 17, 2021 In what analysts said was a predictable next step following the collapse of Afghanistan, the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA), the military wing of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), on Tuesday launched joint live-fire assault drills in multiple locations near Taiwan. The propaganda outlet Global Times reported: “The PLA […]

Team Biden introduces delta variant to Trump’s foreign policy hardball: ‘Just behave’

Team Biden introduces delta variant to Trump’s foreign policy hardball: ‘Just behave’

FPI / August 4, 2021 Geostrategy-Direct From the beginning of the Biden administration in January 2021, the communist government in Beijing has sensed weakness and has continued to capitalize on that vulnerability, analysts say. Last week, at a second showdown with Team Biden this time in Tianjin, China demanded that the U.S. reverse hard-line policies […]

‘Dangerous game’: 28 warplanes, 300+ sand dredgers from China harass Taiwan

‘Dangerous game’: 28 warplanes, 300+ sand dredgers from China harass Taiwan

by WorldTribune Staff, June 18, 2021 “When 28 Chinese warplanes streaked through the skies around Taiwan on [June 15] – the largest such incursion this year – they followed a pattern that has generated alarm among U.S. and Taiwanese military planners,” Bloomberg News reported June 16. “Some of the People’s Liberation Army planes, including bombers, […]

China expanding nuclear arsenal faster than expected, DIA says

China expanding nuclear arsenal faster than expected, DIA says

by WorldTribune Staff, April 30, 2021 Communist China is rapidly building up its arsenal of nuclear weapons and is on pace to double its stockpile of nuclear warheads by 2030, the director of the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) said on Thursday. China’s nuclear expansion “is on track to exceed our previous projection,” DIA Director […]

China analyst sounds the alarm on Taiwan

China analyst sounds the alarm on Taiwan

by WorldTribune Staff, March 3, 2021 The day Chinese supreme leader Xi Jinping decides the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) can win a war to conquer Taiwan, “that is when his war will begin,” a China analyst noted. “To ensure that Xi never gains that confidence it is now necessary for the United States to shed […]

China’s ‘war of decision’ in Korea, and now in Taiwan, seen replacing U.S. as hegemon

China’s ‘war of decision’ in Korea, and now in Taiwan, seen replacing U.S. as hegemon

FPI / October 21, 2020 Geostrategy-Direct By Richard Fisher Chinese statecraft, especially under the era of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) dictatorship, has featured a pattern of fighting “wars of decision,” or intentional offensive conflicts that China can win, timed to reshape a new regional or global political environment favorable to the CCP. The most […]

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