Opinion: Don’t Help China By Hyping Risk Of War Over Taiwan

A soldier holds a Taiwanese flag during a military exercise in Hsinchu County, northern Taiwan, in January. Taiwanese troops using tanks, mortars and small arms staged a drill aimed at repelling an attack from China.

“Hyping the threat that China poses to Taiwan does Beijing’s work for it,” write Richard Bush and Ryan Hass of Brookings and Bonnie Glaser of the Center for Strategic and International Studies.

(Image credit: Chiang Ying-ying/AP)