China is duty-bound to complete the reunification of the great cause, and the means of military unification will be one of the options to achieve the mission! Once the military unification war is launched, Taiwan is really ready to the result under this asymmetric fight?
According to Mahan, “The Influence of Sea Power”, whoever controls the sea controls the world! In terms of the global military strategy of The United States, Taiwan is one of the key positions of the first island chain in The Pacific Ocean which is always controlled by America for containing China’s rising. Breaking through Taiwan straits means the next step will be Guam, Hawaii, and The mainland of The United States. Its importance is self-evident!
However, according to H. Mackinder, “The Development and practice of Theory on land power “, whoever controls Eurasia controls the world! Therefore, Taiwan’s military strategic importance to the United States for the Pacific Ocean will become less apparently like Mahan said that.
In terms of the rivalry between the United States and the Soviet Union in Ukraine recently, shows that the United States now in the global strategic operational situation will be more tendency Mackinder’s perspective! Meaning that once China starts a war of unification against Taiwan, the likelihood of US military intervention is slim
根据马汉的《海权论》，谁控制了海洋，谁就控制世界!在美国的全球战略中，台湾为太平洋第一岛链的主要核心之一，该岛链一直被美国所控制以遏制中国的崛起, 突破台湾海峡意味着下一步就是关岛、夏威夷和美国大陆, 它的重要性自不言而喻!