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China tells military to be on guard against "liberalism"

Chinese soldiers attending a winter training session in freezing temperatures in Heihe, north-east China’s Heilongjiang province, on Jan 28, 2015. China’s military ordered its forces on Thursday, April 16, to be on guard against “liberalism” and ensure their loyalty to the ruling Communist Party, the latest battle in President Xi Jinping’s war against corruption in the services. 365 more words

China says its new YJ-18 anti-ship missile is a real threat to US navy

The following is based on a translation from Chinese media:

China‘s qianzhan.com quotes unspecified “foreign media” reports as saying that China’s newest 052D… 351 more words


A Look At China's 3 New Advanced Nuclear-Powered Submarines Capable Of Launching Supersonic Anti-Ship Missiles

Shipbuilders in China have manufactured three new advanced nuclear-powered attack submarines with vertical launching systems capable of firing supersonic anti-ship missiles, the China Daily reports… 558 more words

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Gasp! China admits to having cyber warriors

So China has at last admitted, albeit obliquely, that it sponsors offensive hacker units—martial cyber corps, if you will. It’s an unprecedented confession for the state, whose persistent denials have been met for years with the diplomatic equivalent of, “Yeah, right.” 1,502 more words


China missile test highlights space weapons threat; can destroy US satellites

China’s recent test of a missile designed to shoot down satellites in low-earth orbit highlights a growing threat of space weapons, the commander of the… 1,074 more words


China can’t be contained; it has to be accommodated

At the start of the twentieth century, Britain, the superpower of the time, was faced with a strategic dilemma: what to do about a newly unified and nationalist… 1,621 more words