“The CCP aims not merely at preeminence within the established world order — an order that is grounded in free and sovereign nation-states, flows from the universal principles on which America was founded, and advances U.S. national interests —but to fundamentally revise world order, placing the People’s Republic of China (PRC) at the center and serving Beijing’s authoritarian goals and hegemonic ambitions,” the report states

The report asserts that the United States must work to preserve its constitutional government, promote prosperity, foster a “robust civil society,” noting that this has been “essential” to meeting the country’s challenges overseas.



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