Secretary of the Air Force Frank Kendall delivers a keynote address at the Air and Space Forces Association’s Air, Space and Cyber Conference in National Harbor, Md., Sept 11, 2023. U.S. Air Force / Andy Morataya  

The Hill: China preparing for war with US, Air Force secretary says 

Air Force Secretary Frank Kendall on Monday warned that China was building up its military to prepare for a potential war with the U.S., and he said America must optimize its forces to counter the rising threat. 

Speaking at the Air and Space Forces Association Warfighter Symposium at National Harbor, Md., Kendall said the U.S. must be ready for a “kind of war we have no modern experience with,” though he stressed “war is not inevitable.”  

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US Air Force Secretary Says China Is Preparing For A War Against The US  

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USAF aims to ‘re-optimize’ for great power competition — Defense One

America must optimize forces to avoid losing a war with China, Air Force Secretary says — FOX News 

Xi Jinping Amplifying Chinese Army’s Strength For Potential US Conflict, Warns Air Force Chief: ‘Kind Of War We Have No Modern Experience With’ — Benzinga