According to Mike Pompeo who is US Secretary of State, American troops have been shifted because of China’s threat to India and Southeast Asia. In a recent Brussels Forum virtual conference, Mike Pompeo was asked why America has reduced troops in Europe to which he replied the US is shifting the military to protect India and Southeast Asia from China.
Mike Pompeo also added that actions of the Chinese Communist Party are a threat to India and other countries including Vietnam, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and the South China Sea. Hence, US troops have been postured appropriately to face challenges.
Mike Pompeo says US troops are ready to fight with PLA (People’s Liberation Army)
US Secretary of State also added in the virtual conference that Trump administration made strategies on the placement of the US military two years ago. The US has plans and resources ready to face any such threats or challenges, according to Mike America’s intelligence, military, and cyber are ready.
Mike Pompeo asserted the US is ready to counter the Chinese Army the PLA (People’s Liberation Army) and troops have been deployed accordingly to face any kind of threat to the Chinese Communist Party.