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A New Novel Lays Out Nuclear War With North Korea

Excerpts: The shooting down of the South Korean passenger airline set in motion a chain reaction: a retaliatory but limited South Korean airstrike, communication failures in the White House, angry Trump tweets, nuclear retaliation, a failure of U.S. missile defenses, massive civilian casualties, and finally, a bitter partisan debate in the United States about whose […]

The Next Pacific War: Lessons From Wake Island For The PLA

The Next Pacific War: Lessons From Wake Island For The PLA By Ben Ho Wan Beng and Gary Lehmann, breakingdefense.com View Original July 1st, 2018 Marine Corps F4F Wildcat fighters lie wrecked on Wake after the battle. Expeditionary Advance Base Operations (EABO) is the new Navy-Marine Corps concept for using land units forward-deployed ashore to help win a naval […]

Chinese Navy Pays Friendly Visit To The Cape: (South Africa); Becoming A Frequent Stopover Destination 

Chinese navy pays friendly visit to the Cape Written by Dean Wingrin, Thursday, 28 June 2018 http://www.defenceweb.co.za/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=52200:chinese-navy-pays-friendly-visit-to-the-cape&catid=51:Sea&Itemid=106 A PLAN frigate in Cape Town.  In what is becoming a frequent stopover destination for the Chinese People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN), the 28th Escort Task Group (ETG546) arrived in Naval Base Simon’s Town on the morning of Wednesday 27 […]

Artificial Island Bases & Deployment Of Long-Range Bombers Extend China’s Pacific Power & Strategic Reach

http://english.chinamil.com.cn/view/2018-06/01/content_8048570.htm CHINATop Stories Expert: H-6K has the capability to cruise Malacca Strait Source China Military Online Editor Li Jiayao Time 2018-06-01 A+– An H-6K bomber flies in the airspace over the South China Sea. Twelve H-6K bombers assigned to a division of the PLA Air Force recently conducted a long haul flight from the hinterland […]

China ‘Dream’ Is Global Hegemony: U.S. Urged To Counter Beijing’s Military, Economic Expansion

China ‘Dream’ Is Global Hegemony U.S. urged to counter Beijing’s military, economic expansion China’s President Xi Jinping / Getty Images China ‘Dream’ Is Global Hegemony U.S. urged to counter Beijing’s military, economic expansion China’s President Xi Jinping / Getty Images BY: Bill Gertz May 17, 2018 2:30 pm China’s large-scale military buildup, regional coercion, and […]

China Media Reports A New Missile Brigade That Can Hit Mumbai/Guam: What Is Really New About It?

https://theprint.in/security/china-media-reports-new-missile-brigade-hit-mumbai/50731/OL. VINAYAK BHAT (RETD)  19 April, 2018 China Media reports a new missile brigade that can hit Mumbai,  What is really new about it? COL. VINAYAK BHAT (RETD)  19 The Dongfeng-26 or DF-26 is an intermediate range ballistic missile (IRBM) whose primary target is the US base in Guam in the western Pacific Ocean. New Delhi: The Chinese […]

U.S. Admiral Warns: Only War Can Now Stop Beijing Controlling The South China Sea

http://www.news.com.au/world/us-admiral-warns-only-war-can-now-stop-beijing-controlling-the-south-china-sea/news-story/0f8f99c3fb4492366cec09d234937ab2 US Admiral warns: Only war can now stop Beijing controlling the South China Sea WHILE Australian warships were being challenged, a top US admiral was telling Congress Beijing now controlled the South China Sea. Jamie Seidel News Corp Australia Network  APRIL 22, 2018 THE island fortresses are built. The airfields are ready. The harbours are […]

U.S. Spy Planes Kept Eye On Chinese Scientists During Research Expedition Near Guam

http://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/2113883/us-spy-planes-kept-eye-chinese-scientists-during U.S. Spy Planes Kept Eye On Chinese Scientists During Research Expedition Near Guam The Kexue oceanographic ship had regular low flyovers from US Navy P3-Orion surveillance aircraft while investigating a seamount southeast of Guam PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 04 October, 2017, 2:32pm UPDATED : Thursday, 05 October, 2017, 7:18am Stephen Chen China’s most advanced research […]

This Missile Could Reach California. But Can North Korea Use It With A Nuclear Weapon?

This Missile Could Reach California. But Can North Korea Use It With A Nuclear Weapon? AUG. 22, 2017 HTTPS://WWW.NYTIMES.COM/INTERACTIVE/2017/08/22/WORLD/ASIA/NORTH-KOREA-NUCLEAR-WEAPONS.HTML?HP&ACTION=CLICK&PGTYPE=HOMEPAGE&CLICKSOURCE=STORY-HEADING&MODULE=PHOTO-SPOT-REGION&REGION=TOP-NEWS&WT.NAV=TOP-NEWS&_R=0 Source: NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation) North Korea is speeding toward a goal it has sought for decades: the ability to hit a major American city with a nuclear weapon. Actually striking the United States would be […]