US military academics to devote half of coursework to China, says defence chief

//US military academics to devote half of coursework to China, says defence chief

US military academics to devote half of coursework to China, says defence chief

US military academics will devote half of their coursework to understanding China to more effectively counter Beijing’s “aggression”, US Secretary of Defence Mark Esper said on Thursday.“As part of our top-10 goal to focus the department on China, I directed the National Defence University to refocus its curriculum by dedicating 50 per cent of the coursework to China by academic year 2021,” Esper said in a speech delivered at Washington-based think tank The Heritage Foundation.“I also tasked…

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