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#1 "Nothing to get excited about" - I have to disagree on that point, as whats changed in the equation is CHINA'S NOW GOING FULL-BORE AMAP ALAP TO ACHIEVE UNCHALLENGED, STRATEGIC ACCESS FOR THE PLA ASAP INTO WESTPAC FROM NE ASIA [Okinawa-Taiwan-PHIL Straits = "Dragon Triangle"].
* E.G. DEFENCE.PK/FORUMS > [Yonhap]CHINA POSES POTENTIAL OBSTACLE TO REUNIFICATION OF KOREAS: US CONGRESS REPORT.
* TOPIX, WORLD NEWS > CHINA TO "NOT CREATE NOR FEAR TROUBLE" REGARDING DISPUTED ISLANDS [Senkakus].
* TOPIX > [Japan Times] CHINA SHRUGS OFF "UNSIGNED" 1950 DOCUMENT UNDERMINING CLAIM TO SENKAKUS. Its still theirs no matter what.
* BHARAT RAKSHAK > NORTH KOREA'S ROCKET + ITS IMPLICATIONS.
ARTIC = US has "lost the fight" as China now has two State proxies, DPRK + PAKISTAN, by which to blackmail the US + Free World???
* WORLD MILITARY FORUM > CHINA'S KOREAN WAR SECRETS: IN 1950 GEN. LIN BIAO ARGUED AGZ MAO ZEDONG FOR SENDING CHINESE TROOPS INTO KOREA AFTER THE DEFEAT OF CHIANG KAI-SHEK IN POST-1945 CHINESE CIVIL WAR. LIN BIAO'S CRITICISM OF STALIN'S UNWILLINGNESS TO SEND SOVIET TROOPS INTO KOREA. MAO'S PLAN IN 1950 TO INVADE KAI-SHEK/KMT-HELD TAIWAN WHICH WAS SCUTTLED DUE TO THE ILL-HEALTH OF LIN BIAO PREDECESSOR GEN. SU YU. CHINA'S NEED TO DEFEAT THE RISING FERVOR IN US, WESTERN MEDIAS FOR VICTORIOUS POST-INCHON US GEN. DOUGLAS MACARTHUR + US-LED UNITED NATIONS ARMIES TO INVADE COMMUNIST CHINA FROM THE YALU.
Posted by JosephMendiola 2013-01-02 01:41||