- David Andelman: Throughout his career, Donald Trump has rolled the dice to see just how far he could push a foe
- But with China, the stakes are far broader and deeper, Andelman says
David A. Andelman, editor emeritus of World Policy Journal and a member of the board of contributors of USA Today, is the author of "A Shattered Peace: Versailles 1919 and the Price We Pay Today." The opinions expressed in this commentary are his.
(CNN)Just in case Donald Trump missed the signals from Beijing about how significant it views any tilt toward Taiwan, China flew a nuclear-capable Xian H-6 bomber into the South China Sea this weekend, then had one of its trusted newspapers point out that ditching the 40-year-old "one China" policy would touch off "a real crisis."