China and the United States have agreed to form the Crisis Communications Working Group to ensure speedy talks between the two to avert a military emergency. Photo: US Navy/Reuters China and the United States have agreed to form the Crisis Communications Working Group to ensure speedy talks between the two to avert a military emergency. Photo: US Navy/Reuters
China and the United States have agreed to form the Crisis Communications Working Group to ensure speedy talks between the two to avert a military emergency. Photo: US Navy/Reuters

China-US tension: military officials meet to discuss how to avoid all-out conflict amid rising temperature

  • Crisis Communications Working Group meets amid unfounded whispers that Trump administration plans attack on Chinese-claimed islands in the South China Sea
  • Working group reflects a push by both sides to stop deteriorating relations becoming military conflict, says analyst

Topic |   US-China relations
China and the United States have agreed to form the Crisis Communications Working Group to ensure speedy talks between the two to avert a military emergency. Photo: US Navy/Reuters China and the United States have agreed to form the Crisis Communications Working Group to ensure speedy talks between the two to avert a military emergency. Photo: US Navy/Reuters
China and the United States have agreed to form the Crisis Communications Working Group to ensure speedy talks between the two to avert a military emergency. Photo: US Navy/Reuters
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