Thursday, July 28, 2016

Rumors of War - Kings of the East

China, Russia announce joint military drills in contested South China Sea -
UPI reports: "China and Russia announced they will hold joint naval exercises in the South China Sea, a hotly contested region with a $5 trillion international trade route that has mostly been claimed by China. Yang Yujun of China's Defense Ministry announced the joint drill, which will begin in September. [...] Military operations between the two countries have been held annually since 2012."

Comment: The world's newest flashpoint is becoming more and more crowded with warships. What could possibly go wrong? 

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