The plan for a new-look US Marine Corps has been developed to address scenarios of possible conflicts with the Chinese navy in the Pacific. Photo: Reuters

Plans for trimmer, faster US Marines in Pacific ‘a threat’ to China

  • 10-year plan to tailor military options for conflict with PLA in Pacific island chains inspired by rising China, says top Marine
  • Analysts say disputed islands and reefs in East and South China seas part of US consideration in new strategy
Topic |   China military reform
The plan for a new-look US Marine Corps has been developed to address scenarios of possible conflicts with the Chinese navy in the Pacific. Photo: Reuters
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