With the war in Ukraine ongoing and the US preparing for “major power conflict” with China, Chinese leader Xi Jinping is preparing to visit Moscow to deepen their ties.
Dr. Ken Hammond, professor of East Asian and Global History at New Mexico State University, explains how the US continues to bait, poke and prod China through a variety of ways in hopes of provoking conflict, even to the point of war.
Rania Khalek is a Middle East-based journalist for Breakthrough News. . Her journalism has appeared at The Grayzone, Jacobin, The Nation, The Intercept, FAIR, Vice, The Electronic Intifada, Al Jazeera and more. .