John and Doves,
(Glad you're back, John)
The Chinese now have patrol 4 nuclear submarines which may have the capacity of 24 ballistic missiles ( twice as many as before ).
They are considered a major threat to any Pacific superpower ( America is a Pacific superpower ).
"But if the watchman see the sword come, and blow not the trumpet, and the people be not warned, if the sword come and take any person from among them, he is taken away in his iniquity;
but his blood will I require at the watchman's hand."
Ezekiel 33: 3--6