Yep, I’ve been saying this for four years at least.
There is no way to fix the fiscal Armageddon. Economic problems of that magnitude always result in war.
As you noted.
wars are very expensive
I predicted this the first time Obama was (s)elected.
Russia wants their Empire back.
China wants Taiwan.
India and Pakistan want to nuke each other.
A number of nations are ready for civil war.
Al Quaeda is stronger and more widespread than ever.
I am surprised it has taken this long, but the Israel/Gaza conflict is lighting of the fuse.