The growing might of the PLA means the US needs to reconsider its military deployments in the western Pacific, America’s top marine says. Photo: Xinhua The growing might of the PLA means the US needs to reconsider its military deployments in the western Pacific, America’s top marine says. Photo: Xinhua
The growing might of the PLA means the US needs to reconsider its military deployments in the western Pacific, America’s top marine says. Photo: Xinhua

US-China rivalry: top US marine calls for redistribution of Pacific assets as PLA’s power grows

  • ‘We have to spread out … to deter forces like the PLA,’ US Marine Corps Commandant David Berger tells conference
  • Current deployment was designed to deal with problems on Korean peninsula but is ‘not a good laydown for 10 years from now or 20 years from now’, he says

Topic |   US-China relations
The growing might of the PLA means the US needs to reconsider its military deployments in the western Pacific, America’s top marine says. Photo: Xinhua The growing might of the PLA means the US needs to reconsider its military deployments in the western Pacific, America’s top marine says. Photo: Xinhua
The growing might of the PLA means the US needs to reconsider its military deployments in the western Pacific, America’s top marine says. Photo: Xinhua
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