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China defence spending to grow 10.1 percent in 2015

BEIJING (AP) — China said Thursday it will boost defence spending by 10.1 percent, a smaller rise than last year but in line with large annual increases that have drawn concern among the country’s neighbors over Beijing’s military and territorial ambitions. 743 more words


China's military budget

BEIJING (AP) — China’s official military budget will grow by about 10 percent in the coming year, a legislative spokeswoman said Wednesday, amid unease among Beijing’s neighbors about its growing might and territorial ambitions. 1,129 more words

China to increase military spending ‘by about 10 per cent this year’

Fu Ying, the National People’s Congress spokeswoman, tells this week’s annual plenum that the rise is in line with suggestions by the central authority.

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Japan's master plan to defeat China in a war

In recent years, significant attention has been paid to the People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN). China’s defense budget, which has increased ten fold in the last twenty five years, has funded the construction of a modern, ocean-going navy. 1,699 more words


The real winner of the Ukraine crisis could be China

The crisis in Ukraine has plunged U.S.-Russian relations to their lowest point since the Cold War.

Crimea is now Russian territory. Although prisoners of war have been… 1,077 more words


China's new generation of anti-shipping missiles pose increasing threat to U.S. aircraft carrier defenses

The U. S. must significantly bolster the defensive capabilities of its aircraft carrier fleet or risk becoming vulnerable to China’s improving anti-ship missile arsenal. With greater speed, distance, accuracy and destructive power, the People’s Liberation Army’s missiles are hundreds, even thousands of times more powerful than before. 274 more words

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After long struggle for freedom, Tibetans still seeking justice for Tibet

Over 1.2 million Tibetans died between 1949 and 1979. China still claims that what occurred during this period was the “peaceful liberation” of Tibet. But the whole world must know that there are so many unanswered questions about how these mass murders occurred and who is really responsible. 1,289 more words