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Nd2400
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ConserativeDemocrat
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Are we headed toward another World War?

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Voting Style: Open Point System: 7 Point
Started: 11/29/2017 Category: Politics
Updated: 1 month ago Status: Debating Period
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Nd2400

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There are many areas in the world that war could break out. Such as in Asian, in the South China Sea, the northern part of Europe, or even in Syria, Iran, Saudi Arabia or other parts of the middle east, plus we have the North Korea crisis, if the US and China don't handle this correctly it could trigger a war with each other. I know what happened in world war 1 was a build up before there was an actual war like in 1908 there were signs the world was headed toward a world war. Then after a few years of the military buildup, then a smoking gun happen in 1914, which the assassination of Austria president happens after those things got out of hand. World war 2 had another way of starting, it was around 1934 or 1935 before there were other signs of a world war happening again. Then Germany invaded Poland in 1939, then world war 2 happen. Another note that is important is both world war the general public didn't think world war would ever happen. Same kind of things is happening right now. I would say the military buildup started around 2014, so it will take some years before an actual war breaks out. Now we are near the end of 2017. Some examples of what is happening in today world are Russia and Nato's playing major military war games. Russia and the US are clearly not going to be on the same page in the worldviews, and that is leading to mistrust and a lot of tenses between the two countries. Then we have China playing a major factor in today world. First China is clearly not helping the US with trading, nor controlling the North Korea crisis. China say one thing about the North, and then do the other. We have India and China not getting along and almost started a war with each other in the summer. If things get heated again, what side do you think the US will be on? Tell you this it's not on China side. The US also has big issues on the islands China made in the south china sea. We have another thing not favoring the US, and that is Russia and China have military alliances and being partners on each other economics. Both countries now have a good working relationship. Not good for the US, nor the Nato alliances.

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Posted by Nd2400 1 month ago
Nd2400
ConserativeDemocrat why did you accept? To only Forfeit... Pretty lame....
Posted by Nd2400 1 month ago
Nd2400
I wonder why i can't see this debate in the debate section. Do you know why?
Posted by backwardseden 1 month ago
backwardseden
With Trump at the head of the big white barn, its hard not to be.
Posted by nobleislandbag 1 month ago
nobleislandbag
The next world war will be the Armageddon.
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