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  • trade intact.

  • Battles, propaganda and the threat of cyber war are building tensions between two global superpowers.

  • So our China and the U.

  • S.

  • Entered a new Cold War.

  • Theo.

  • Cold war between the US and the Soviet Union was driven by a contest off capitalism versus communism.

  • The two countries fought by backing opposing sides in proxy wars around the world, and there was a constant threat off a possible nuclear war.

  • Help.

  • China and the US are not getting on right now.

  • America can no longer ignore the fundamental political and ideological differences between our countries.

  • They have targeted each other, using propaganda about the origins of the coronavirus pandemic.

  • Yeah, and instead of a space race, the two countries are now competing to develop a vaccine out.

  • This new Cold War is also less about nuclear fears and more about a cyber war.

  • Spying was at the heart of the Cold War, and now it is happening online, carried out by an army of hackers.

  • Both the US and China have accused each other of hacking into government, military or business networks.

  • The US also fears Chinese tech could be used for spying.

  • But if China really as big rival and Soviet Drescher waas China's finances and tax arm or linked with Western systems than the Soviets.

  • War, so decoupling These could hit economies on both sides.

  • China's military power is weaker than the U.

  • S, but it is going and it's Navy has overtaken the U.

  • S in size.

  • Two regions could raise the heat in this battle.

  • The US is building ties with Taiwan, but China says Taiwan as a breakaway province that will eventually be part of the country again.

  • Okay, and China lays historical claims to the South China Sea.

  • But this is disputed by many countries, and its strategic position as a global trade route makes this ah flashpoint.

  • If this new type of Cold war escalates, it could impact the cost of our goods.

  • But disrupting the global supply chain and countries may be forced to take sides.

  • Nobody is certain what China or the US want the end game to be.

  • But if this calculated Cold War escalates into a very real hot war, what will either side really achieve?

trade intact.

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Are China and the US entering a new Cold War? - BBC News

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    林宜悉 posted on 2020/11/06
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