On a side note: What if President Trump is playing China with its military buildup and making it believe an American attack on North Korea is imminent, thus causing China to preemptively invade and occupy while America watches instead? Tricking the CCP into attacking North Korea would actually be genius.
Convinced that the Trump administration may be preparing a preemptive strike to bring regime change in Pyongyang, the Chinese Communist Party headed by Xi Jinping is acting to make sure that any replacement of the brutal Kim Jong-Un regime will be one that favors Beijing.
The Trump administration seems to be first and foremost concerned about Kim’s nuclear weapons, not necessarily making North Korea a part of the American sphere of influence according to the Geostrategy-Direct report that will be published this evening at 9 p.m.
Chinese President Xi Jinping met his match in U.S. President Donald Trump at Mar-a-Lago in West Palm Beach, Florida when the two leaders met for the first time representing their respective countries, according to the report. Xi came with big plans but left virtually empty handed.
Trump broke the normal diplomatic protocol by significantly lowering the usual ceremonial pomposity expected by the Chinese supreme leader.
Full article: Regime change: After getting played at Mar-a-lago, China moves to control outcome in Pyongyang (World Tribune)