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Posted by Redneck Jim 2013-01-04 10:11||
#2 IIUC, ARTIC READ = the Norkies attacked the Southies for the Southies NOT econ helping the Norkies to keep China from dominating or taking over the Norkies more than China already does???
Posted by JosephMendiola 2013-01-04 19:33||
#3 I hope the two Koreas have viable plans in place for iff China starts shooting at Japan over the disputed Senkakus, as NORTH KOREA + TAIWAN INCLUD YONAGUNI WILL BE AMONG THE PLA'S FIRST TARGETS.
TAIWAN = China's equivalent of the "Manifest Destiny" + "Internationalism"-happy, post-Wild West/Frontier USA versus Queen Liliokulani + sovereign Republic of Hawaii in the late 19th Century, i.e. "SOLE" ACCESS INTO THE FAR/DEEP PACIFIC + RISE TO HIGHER + MORE POTENT GEOPOL STATUS, TO WHICH CHINA = USA = NOT TAKING "NO" FOR AN ANSWER FROM EITHER LOCALS OR COMPETING FOREIGN POWERS.
Taiwan, NOT Hainan in the SCS, is China's true "Pearl Harbor/Hawaii" in the new Pacific.
Posted by JosephMendiola 2013-01-04 19:46||