Book: Top US officer feared Trump could order China strike WASHINGTON (AP) — Fearful of Donald Trump's actions in his final weeks as president, the United States' top military officer twice assured his Chinese counterpart that the two nations would not go to war, according to a forthcoming book. Book: Top US officer feared Trump could order China strikeFearful of Donald Trump’s actions in his final weeks as president, the United States’ top military officer twice called his Chinese counterpart to assure him that the two nations would not suddenly go to war Dubious of his sanity, general feared Trump would launch nuke war, book revealsBob Woodward's latest work claims Joint Chiefs Chair General Mark Milley feared Trump's 'trigger point,' called Chinese counterpart to assure him 'American government is stable' U.S. top general secretly called China over fears Trump could spark war -reportThe top U.S. general secretly called his Chinese counterpart twice over concerns then-President Donald Trump could spark a war with China as his potential election loss loomed and in its aftermath, the Washington Post reported on Tuesday. Donald Trump: Secret action taken to prevent 'rogue' president using nuclear weapons, new book claimsA senior official was so worried about the then leader's "serious mental decline" that he also contacted China to reassure his counterpart that the two nations would not suddenly go to war, the authors write. US general called China over fears Trump could order war: ReportNew book reveals information of the last months of Trump’s presidency including General Milley’s two calls to Beijing. Trump calls Milley story 'fake news'Former President Trump on Tuesday blasted new reporting about Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Vindman calls for Milley's resignation: 'He usurped civilian authority'Retired Lt.