Bridge Colby quoted in Reuters article: “As Shanahan heads to Asia, Iran tensions threaten Pentagon’s ‘great power’ focus”
“…’China can change the world… we can’t afford to lose in Asia. Asia is the crown jewel,’ said Elbridge Colby, who led the Pentagon’s development of the National Defence Strategy.
“’So we have to stay in the Middle East, but you’ve got to turn down the temperature and the demand signal,’ said Colby, currently with the Centre for a New American Security.”
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