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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


Green Apple Red Book

by Rebecca Li-Huang

I grew up in China, and might have had a rare case of dyslexia for my native Chinese language. Fortunately, I had a good memory and had done very well in Chinese schools: I often scored 100% or very close on exams in which memorization was essential, even though I didn’t quite understand what I was being taught, except for math and science, where I could apply numbers and logic.

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US to base four warships in Singapore as China flexes military muscles

Four US warships designed to fight in coastal areas similar to south-east Asian waters will operate out of Singapore by 2018, a senior US Navy… 520 more words


China's military not ready 'to fight and win future wars'

Despite huge advances, China’s military suffers from “serious weaknesses” that could limit its ability “to fight and win future wars,” a congressional study released this week suggests. 584 more words