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The United States is pushing its allies in Asia, Japan in particular, to counter Chinese military assertiveness in the region. Tokyo has responded by stringing a line of anti-ship and anti-aircraft missile batteries along 200 islands in the East China Sea, stretching 870 miles from the country's mainland toward Taiwan, Reuters reported. © REUTERS/ Mari Saito/Files Over 3,600 People Take Part in Emergency Drill at Japan's Rebooted Nuclear Power Plant Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's broader goal to beef up the country's military has evolved to include a strategy to dominate the sea and air around the remote islands, Reuters reported, citing interviews with "a dozen military planners and government policymakers." Over the next five years, Japan will increase its forces on islands in the East China Sea by about a fifth, to almost 10,000 personnel. The plan amounts to a Japanese ve...

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