Dr. Lawrence Sellin is a frequent Gateway Pundit contributor, a COVID-19 subject matter expert, a retired Colonel of the US Army Reserve and Iraq and Afghanistan war veteran.
Earlier this week Dr. Sellin went on with India’s CNN News 18 to discuss the crisis today in south Asia.
Dr. Sellin described the major geo-strategic shift we are facing.
Due to a power vacuum created by the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan, South Asia is on the cusp of a major geopolitical shift due to the alliance of China, Pakistan and the Taliban.
China seeks to replace the United States as the global superpower for which economic and military domination of South Asia is an essential step.
China aims is to dominate South Asia, first economically based on the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and then militarily using its alliance with Pakistan to establish military bases in Balochistan province on Pakistan’s Arabian Sea coast.
Those bases would provide a critical