Where are we in modern history —is this a calm before a war? (2 of 2) Michael E Vlahos, Johns Hopkins.

Jan 13, 05:38 AM

(Photo: China expands on many continents. Its One Belt-One Road endeavor is labelled as economic and cultural; its long-term intention is distinctly military.)

Michael E Vlahos, Johns Hopkins, in re: War warnings? It's ’way too quiet, around Europe, the US, and even the Middle East. What worries me is that China is expanding widely, incl in Africa and the Gulf. . . . Halford Mackinder . . . I saw no Russian presence in the Gulf.