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Drought Hits Northern China, El Niño Threatens Worse

EL NIÑO, THE periodic warming of sea-surface-temperatures in the Pacific, is already if prematurely being blamed for the worst drought to hit northern and central China in 60 years. 301 more words


Z-18F helicopter, China's new anti-submarine weapon

To strengthen the anti-submarine capability of the People’s Liberation Army Navy, Z-18F helicopters will likely serve on the Liaoning, the nation’s first aircraft carrier, and the Type 071 Yuzhao-class amphibious transport docks. 30 more words

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China's PLA Navy set to build 10 aircraft carriers

To create its first blue-water navy, China plans to construct a total of 10 domestic aircraft carriers according to the Kanwa Defense Review. U.S. Chief of Naval Operations, … 96 more words

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Prelude to Conflict: Asia, August 11

“Introspection”- The escalation went underground this week as nations look inside themselves. It all began August 1. A gas line explosion in Taiwan could change politics forever. 1,233 more words


China's aircraft carrier puts naval ambitions on show

DALIAN (CHINA) – At a northern quayside China’s first aircraft carrier dwarfs nearby vessels, its take-off ramp rising higher than the top deck of the cruise ship at the next berth, symbolising the country’s naval ambitions. 200 more words

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U.S. Navy In Positive Dialogue With Chinese Navy

By Edmund DeMarche


July 17: Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert departs the Chinese Datong FFG 580 with the ship’s commanding officer after touring the ship. 485 more words