Hey Donald, get a clue. China is no Caribbean banana republic where a bit of gun boat diplomacy will achieve the desired result for U. S. interests.
a. China is a nuclear power with an active military force of 2.3 million, nearly twice the size of U S. forces.
b. China has the second largest economy in the world.
c. China owns $1.24 trillion of U. S. debt that could be called in.
d. China has increasing ownership of domestic U. S. manufacturing.
e. China's governing system is insular, unpredictable and is becoming increasingly nationalistic and dangerous.