There can be little doubt though that China presents a clear threat to both Western ideals and Western interests. The US sometimes, particularly under Trump, strays into this, leaving Europeans like me in a difficult spot as to who to trust. Still, though, I would prefer to ally with the US and view China with serious suspicion.

Politics nerd, policy wonk | Founder, medium.com/politics-fast-and-slow | Editor, politika.org.uk | twitter.com/dave_olsen16 | Policy Paper: https://rb.gy/7coyj

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