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Posted by crosspatch 2012-04-09 20:18||
#2 The DPRK's Nukes are deemed a threat, in pqrt, beacuse few iff any in NE + East Asia or the US-West actually believe the North's NucProgs, etc, TACTICAL OR STRATEGIC, are outside of China's direct knowledge + ultimately its control, + HAS BEEN SINCE THE SINO-SOVIET SPLIT.
IOW, A NOKOR-SPECIFIC NUKE TEST(S) = SAME OR SYNONYMOUS WID AN "UN-ADMITTED/SECRET" CHINESE CONTROLLED OR ALLOWED NUKE TEST.
As per CHIN MIL FOARUMS/BLOGS, both Perts + Posters are calling on Beijing to be unilater willing to wage MAJOR WAR to secure its interests + disputed territories in the East + South China Seas, etc., espec iff its policy of "Soft Power/Diplomacy" = Geopol Compromise fails to resolve the issues of sovereignty.
Posted by JosephMendiola 2012-04-09 22:40||