Originally Posted by godofthunder9010
The lack of a perceived threat to both China and the USA means that future relations must be built on something else. For the time being, trade is the centerpiece to the relationship. Where does it go from here?
For my part, I certainly hope it stays where it is, but I fear the worst. As China's armed forces grow in strength and China invests in its own military technology, affairs between the two powers could rapidly deteriorate. I really hope this gets avoided somehow, another cold war wouldn't do humanity a lot of good...