US should disinvite China to RIMPAC naval exercises

The invitation is perplexing, given China's stated objective of displacing the United States in Asia and its demonstrated willingness to bring this about.

December 5, 2017 10:20 AM (UTC+8)
More than 40 ships and submarines representing 15 nations in formation during the RIMPAC 2014 exercise in this US Navy photo taken July 25, 2014.  REUTERS/U.S. Navy/Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Shannon E. Renfroe/Handout
More than 40 ships and submarines representing 15 nations in formation during the RIMPAC 2014 exercise in this US Navy photo taken July 25, 2014. REUTERS/U.S. Navy/Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Shannon E. Renfroe/Handout