China...If They Pull the Plug, We're Screwed
China...If They Pull the Plug, We're Screwed
China...If They Pull the Plug, We're Screwed

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If God forbid war breaks out over the ongoing territorial dispute in the South China sea - America will be totally hamstrung.

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