China has risen peacefully, but will America go down without a fight?
Zhou Bo says the world should worry not about a rising China, but an insecure, declining US. The fact America sees China as a rival is not strategic orientation, but a sign of how lost it feels. And this could spell trouble for regional peace
Senior Colonel Zhou Bo (ret) is a senior fellow of the Centre for International Security and Strategy at Tsinghua University and a China Forum expert. He was director of Centre for Security Cooperation of the Office for International Military Cooperation of the Ministry of National Defence of China.