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US Sends 3 Nuclear Stealth Bombers to Pacific

WASHINGTON — The United States has deployed three B-2 Spirit nuclear stealth bombers to support U.S. Pacific Command, U.S. Strategic Command announced Wednesday. The aircraft are the United States’ most advanced bomber and part of its nuclear deterrent defenses. It … Continue reading

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AEI Online Event “The pivot to Asia: Rhetoric isn’t enough”

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 The pivot to Asia: Rhetoric isn’t enough Wednesday, July 29, 2015 | 12:00 – 1:00 PM Lunch will be served. AEI, Twelfth Floor | 1150 Seventeenth Street, NW | Washington, DC 20036 Rep. J. Randy Forbes … Continue reading

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IMAGES: China ‘building runway in disputed South China Sea’

China is rapidly building an airstrip on an artificial island in disputed South China Sea waters, recent satellite pictures show, potentially ramping up tensions with several Southeast Asian neighbours. Fiery Cross in the Spratly Islands was little more than a … Continue reading

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PICTURE: The undersea domain in Asia

(2014) Chinese Navy submarines and warships take part in an international fleet review. While Chinese surface vessels wrangle with their regional counterparts over disputed waters in the East and South China Seas, a quieter but potentially deadlier competition is taking … Continue reading

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NEW Revolutionary Architectural Designs by the UK for China’s Tallest Building Ever Just May Save the World in Process

While the architectures of yesteryear are often blamed for urban decay, today’s buildings could be responsible for its renewal. Jutting from the ground like two giant stalagmites, the latest design from UK architecture firm Chetwoods is going to blow the … Continue reading

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Looking back at WW I; the uncomfortable parallels that exist today with the era that led to the outbreak of the first world war

As the New Year approached a century ago, most people in the West looked forward to 1914 with optimism. The hundred years since the Battle of Waterloo had not been entirely free of disaster—there had been a horrific civil war … Continue reading

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China’s Successful Moon Rover Launch

China hailed the successful launch of a moon rover in the early hours of Monday, in a project that the government hopes will catapult its plans to put a man on the moon sometime after 2020 and explore deeper regions … Continue reading

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Beijing Plays Air-Defense Games and Attempts to Intimidate Neighboring Nations

The American B-52 bombers that flew over the East China Sea on Tuesday made something of a mockery of Beijing’s newly-declared “air defense identification zone”. To the outside world China looks weak and ineffectual right now, as it obviously cannot … Continue reading

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China Unveils World’s Fastest Supercomputer

China has scored a win in the race to achieve mega computing power, by unveiling a new system that is twice as faster than anything else available right now. Tianhe-2 was unveiled at the end of last month by the … Continue reading

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China says EU must recognise its decline amid trade war

China has warned Europe that its failure to recognize its power is declining is inviting further retaliation from Beijing in their escalating trade row. “The change of the times and the shifts of power have failed to change the condescending attitude … Continue reading

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