We think that the Chinese could attack us in the future.
The U.S. has been the world's sole superpower since the collspse of the Soviet Union in 1991, but China is now mounting a stiff challange. In 1978 free-markets reformed, China experienced explosive growth. In 2010, it overtook Japan as the world's second-largest economy after the United States. In 2014, China's military spend $132 billion, second only to America's, and its 2.3 million-man armed forces vastly outnumber America's active military of 1.5 million.