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The Pentagon warns that China is building military ops, the goal of US
The report says that the People’s Liberation Army has quickly bomber operational areas expanded for likely strikes against the United States; Jennifer Griffin reports on the details.
The Pentagon warned in a startling new report that China, the training for bombing strikes against US targets during the development of its nuclear capabilities is likely.
The revelations in the Pentagon-2018 report to Congress on “military and security developments in the people’s Republic of China”, which focuses on the developments in the year 2017.
Overall, the report found that China wants to use its economic, diplomatic and strategic strength, “a regional superiority, and expand to affect the country internationally.”
Militarily, the report of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) has been to achieve the development of skills in the “overwater-bomber op-areas” and “experience in critical Maritime regions and, probably, training for strikes against US and its allies.”
This is part of a broader commitment to the strengthening of the PLA so it can operate farther away from China.
Chinese bombers, including the H-6K carrying out takeoff and landing training on an island, a reef, on a southern sea area of pic.twitter.com/ASY9tGhfAU
— People ‘ s Daily,China (@PDChina) may 18, 2018
The report also found that China is on the rise, “an ambitious agenda of military modernization and organizational reform.” of the is assigned to the PLA Air Force, a nuclear mission, which would “provide China with a nuclear ‘triad’ of delivery systems scattered on land, sea and in the air.”
In may, China is a long landed-range nuclear-capable bombers on an island in the disputed South China sea, a move that increases tensions in the region, due to a previous commitment by China to militarize the area.
Tensions rise between China and the United States for months in the midst of an escalating trade war between the two countries. Of trump-management is also a space force, against the threats in the room from countries such as China.
CHINESE COUNTRY-BOMBERS IN THE SOUTH CHINA SEA, POTENTIALLY ESCALATING TENSIONS OVER THE DISPUTED ZONE
The new report says that China’s space program “tire more quickly”, and also the development of counter space capabilities, is to “degrade and deny an adversary the use of space-based resources in a crisis or conflict.”
The report also found that China’s relationship to North Korea, reached the lowest level in decades”, as it works on a dual-track approach that both dialogue and pressure on the rogue regime and its nuclear capabilities.
Fox News’ Lucas Tomlinson contributed to this report.
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