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US risks ‘Suez moment’ in a Taiwan war

MANILA – In The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers, the historian Paul Kennedy argued that “there is [often] a noticeable ‘lag time’ between the trajectory of a state’s relative economic strength and the trajectory of its military/territorial influence.” Yet China has been a gigantic outlier to the theory, having rapidly modernized the world’s […]

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