China’s navy is the largest in the world—even bigger than the United States. Plus, anti-aircraft carrier missiles pose a real threat to America’s navy, warships and aircraft carriers. This is the result of America’s decades long failure to confront China and the Chinese Communist Party. It was a bipartisan failure. And it will require a whole of government, bipartisan solution to confront Chinese aggression. And new us sanctions on Chinese companies involved in island building have pushed US China relations to the brink. Welcome to the China Unscripted china podcast. Joining us today is Captain Jim Fanell, the Former Director of Intelligence and Information Operations for the U.S. Pacific Fleet—that’s the US Navy. And he specialized in the Chinese Navy.