Speaking to Express.co.uk, Mr Moss said: “I think it would be American influence so if the US decides for countries to debate, negotiate and adopt.
“If they become parole for those particular countries then I think it will be an issue for China because at the moment we have this discussion and debate between the two leaders about trade deals.
“If Americans get too busy then I think maybe China will get a chance to listen.”
Mr. Moss also said that there is a real danger of further conflict in the water.
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He said: “I think there is definitely a risk of an all-out clash.
“There have also been pockets of conflict before, a naval battle going on for nearly 20 years where three Chinese ships were engaged with the naval gunmen of the Philippines.
“He was in the Spratly Islands.
“There is definitely a risk of isolated incidents and as we know, a string of isolated incidents can lead to major conflicts.
While Trump’s senior officials launched diplomatic and rhetoric in Beijing, the US Department of Defense is turning to the firepower of its heavily armed, long-range bombers as it competes with Beijing’s bid to control the seas off China’s coast Attempts
Since late January, American B-1B and B-52 bombers, usually working in pairs, have about 20 missions to major waterways, including the South China Sea, the East China Sea, and the Sea of Japan, according to Have flown US Air Force statements and flights from official social media posts.
These missions, military analysts say, are designed to send a crystal-clear signal: to the United States China fleet and Chinese land targets at any time, from distant targets, US aircraft carriers and other expensive Surface warships can threaten to move without limits. Beijing’s huge arsenal of missiles.
In response to the growing strength of China’s military, the Pentagon has combined some of its oldest weapons with its latest: Cold War-era bombers and state-of-the-art missiles.