The military might of China and Russia grows, meanwhile America continues to cut defense spending. China is growing more and more powerful by the day. It is no longer a question as to when China will become the ultimate super power. In fact they are a super power and are only getting more powerful.
American Liberals believe that worrying about the rise of Russia and China while America cuts the defense budget is simply fear mongering.
As American politicians call for defense budget cuts, China grows their military might. The Chinese currently own 1.3 Trillion dollars in U.S. debt. Recently Vladamir Putin flexed his countries Nuclear Muscle showing that Russia is becoming relevant again as a military powerhouse.
President Obama has cut Pentagon spending and intends to continue cutting the Defense budget. The Presidents new military strategy includes $487 billion in cuts over the next decade. The Republican Party feels this is a catastrophic mistake and has criticized the President for his budget cuts.
Do you believe that the United States should cut back on defense spending despite the rise of Russia and China?
Russian Military Power:
The Military Might of China and Russia Grows While America Cuts Defense Spending.