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2018-11-27 China-Japan-Koreas
Trade tensions with the United States blow hole in budget for China's newest aircraft carrier
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Posted by DarthVader 2018-11-27 11:17|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6482 views ]  Top
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#1 The long and short of it is, China can't produce fighters and ships that can run as long as the US, and can't keep up the tempo the US can, and can't compete with the performance.

Be assured that the incoming Donk House will do their best to make it more 'fair' by the same methodology of making funds scarce.
Posted by Procopius2k 2018-11-27 12:07||   2018-11-27 12:07|| Front Page Top

#2 Oh yeah, war! Because that worked out so well for us in Iraq.

Why are we in conflict with China? Because we're assholes. Imagine a foreign power who insisted America must not be the dominant power in the Gulf of Mexico. Would we say that's bullshit?

How about a foreign power who insisted we must never interfere in Cuba, despite it being off our coast. Maybe understand now about the Taiwan thing?
Posted by Herb McCoy 2018-11-27 12:43||   2018-11-27 12:43|| Front Page Top

#3 Or perhaps China is fully intent on blocking sea trade in the South Sea. Or bully all its neighbors so it can get all the goods in their waters. Or steal all the tech and IP it can get. Or rob countries of their wealth in Africa and Asia.

The only asshole outside of China in this scenario is you, Herb.
Posted by DarthVader 2018-11-27 16:09||   2018-11-27 16:09|| Front Page Top

#4 Why are we in conflict with China? Because we're assholes.

You must have a mouse in your pocket, cuz you don't speak for me. As Tonto said: "What's that 'we', White Man?"
Posted by Frank G 2018-11-27 16:13||   2018-11-27 16:13|| Front Page Top

#5 Why are we in conflict with China? Because we're Because we are not chicom imperialist assholes. And we don't want to take over all of Asia.

Taiwan? A sovereign nation that has never completely destroyed other countries like Cuba in South America, Africa.

Blow hole in budget for China's newest aircraft carrier

Just how much does bamboo and rice paper cost now a days?
Posted by Woodrow 2018-11-27 19:08||   2018-11-27 19:08|| Front Page Top

#6 Would be ironic if China sold its super-duper-sonic anti-carrier missiles to a third party and had them whizzing back into their carriers?
Posted by Alaska Paul 2018-11-27 19:41||   2018-11-27 19:41|| Front Page Top

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