When they say, Full Spectrum Dominance, they mean it. More importantly, they mean it emphatically. As above so below, as abroad so at home.
You can thank Zbig for this one... What Zbig wants Zbig gets. And what Zbig wants Zbig gets. For those not aware, Zbigniew Brzezinski is the chief foreign policy advisor for Obama.
President Bush may not know what he was doing on his last visit to five African countries, but Zbigniew Brzezinski knows exactly what the mission is. The Brzezinski policy is to foment destabilization and chaos in Africa under the auspices of the new United States African command (US-AFRICOM), all for the purpose of driving the Chinese out of Africa. As Zbigniew announced on November 30, 2007 in the Washington Post, he intends to cut off Chinese access to oil, other energy sources, and strategic raw materials on the African continent. ...
Zbig is already shifting foreign policy, moving it away from ME small potatoes conflict & toward focus on his usual bete noirs - Russia & China.
Also see, How China Loses the Coming Space War (Pt. 1)
Perhaps we're going for da ZBIG one! Da big enchilada!