David Chen

David D. Chen is a Senior Analyst at BluePath Labs, a government services consulting firm. The views expressed here are his own. Mr. Chen has over two decades of experience in analytic production and coordination examining key issues in the US-China relationship. He holds a Master’s degree from UC San Diego’s School of Global Strategy and Policy and has also studied at Nanjing University and the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.

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    Lessons of Ukraine Raise Doubts about PLA Modernization

    Introduction In late 2021, ships from China’s North Sea Fleet conducted “Maritime Joint-2021” (海上联合-2021, Haishang lianhe-2021) with the Russian Pacific fleet, which was a joint naval exercise focused on securing