Mainland China claims much of the South China Sea and is building up reefs and submerged islands as bases to maintain its claim. The area is a strategic choke point on global shipping lanes and is believed to be rich in oil deposits. Donald Trump’s idea is to encourage global warming in the area and a subsequent rise in the sea level to make China’s task more difficult. What he has neglected to consider is that all the world’s oceans are connected. He does not know that a rise in the Pacific over there will cause a rise over here affecting Mar-a-Lago.
Trump must go