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#1 Looks like Beijing has heard the news - it repor is urging Seoul to refrain or not contribute to any new Militarization of the Korean Peninsula via dev of new Missles.
Read, CHIN-CONTROLLED DPRK ARMY TO STILL HOLD THE ADVANTAGE VEE THE SOUTH.
Posted by JosephMendiola 2012-03-23 00:56||
#2 DEFENCE.PK/FORUMS > INDONESIAN FM WARNS AGZ COLD WAR-STYLE CONTAINMENT OF CHINA.
A Caged Dragon is still a Caged Tiger-Bear by another name.
Wehell, I've always said that, like any other aggressive wannabe Nation-State in Histoire', Rising China doesn't want to wait until Year 2080, 2100, or after to achieve its perceived
"post-US" Manifest Destiny as Future World #1 - IT WANTS IT ASAP AMAP ALAP ATAP + IRREGARDLESS OF ANY DIPLOMATIC, MEDIA RHETORIC TO THE CONTRARY.
We see it already in Beijing's increasingly willingness to send PLAN Warships + Armed Auxiliiaries, even also LR PLAAF Fighter-Attack AC, to disputed island areas in East China Sea + espec South China Sea. HISTORICALLY FAVORED POLITICAL "SOFT" DIPLOMACY IS LOSING SWAY TO OVERT "GUNBOAT/BATTLESHIP DIPLOMACY".
Espec ala the longer Beijing fails to regain sole sovereign control of TAIWAN.
Posted by JosephMendiola 2012-03-23 01:14||
#3 OOOOPPSIES, forgot CHINESE MILITARY FORUM > SOUTH CHINA SEA DISPUTES STALL ENERGY PRODUCTION, US SAYS.
US believes the SCS Region holds 213.0Bilyuhn Barrels of Oil, or approxi 80% of Saudi Arabia's oil reserves.
Posted by JosephMendiola 2012-03-23 02:43||
#4 BHARAT RAKSHAK > KOREAN PENINSULA HEATS UP OVER NORTH KOREA/NK "ICBM" TEST | US" NOKOR [Space = "UNHA-3/III"] ROCKET TEST A PRELUDE TO ICBM CAPABILITY.
ARTIC > PERT = the DPRK may have 4-8 large, bulky Uranium = "simple" Nuke Bombs that thus far cannot be fitted aboard a LRBM [ICBM or IRBM] unless is firstly "miniaturized".
Iff NOT Alaska [Palin-land], Hawaii, or CANUS West Coasties, then ...
* TOPIX > NORTH KOREA AIMS MISSLE AT AUSTRALIA.
Posted by JosephMendiola 2012-03-23 22:34||