14 Jun '18, 10pm

China’s New Missiles in the Spratlys May be a Turning Point https://t.co/5nhGDgG6q3

China’s New Missiles in the Spratlys May be a Turning Point June 14, 2018 The Diplomat: In April, Chinese President Xi Jinping oversaw the PLA Navy’s largest-ever display of warships, submarines, and aircraft in a massive naval review in the South China Sea. Last month, U.S. intelligence sources revealed that around the same time as that show of overt might, China quietly deployed advanced anti-ship cruise missiles and anti-air missiles to bases on three disputed features in the Spratly Islands. In contrast to China’s earlier incremental moves in the South China Sea, this deployment motivated the United States and an expanding coalition of partners to impose new consequences on China and commit to a greater military presence in the region. China’s South China Sea strategy has mixed its island construction as a fait accompli with a gradual ratcheting up of its military pres...

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