Book: Top US officer feared Trump could order China strike

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A new book about the trump White House is the top US military officer called his counterpart in China to assure him the U. S. would not suddenly attack according to the book peril written by Bob Woodward and Robert constant joint chiefs chairman mark Bailey was so concerned about Donald Trump in the final weeks of his presidency he reportedly called the top Chinese commander in January of this year to reassure him the U. S. was stable after the capital incursion and said the two nations would not suddenly go to war a senior defense official confirms that report officials say Millie believe the president suffered a mental decline after he lost the election a view shared by house speaker Nancy Pelosi Donald Trump has responded denying he ever considered attacking China and saying if Millie went behind his back as reported the general should be tried for treason Jackie Quinn Washington

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