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Why China's Military Wants to Control These 2 Waterways in East Asia

Poster:Post date:2019-09-16
Catergory:Commentaries
Region:(China)
Issue:(Regional Issues),(Chinese Politics)
(The Diplomat, By Franz-Stefan Gady) The two waterways are first and foremost seen as the PLA's most important outlets to the Pacific Ocean and consequently of pivotal importance for safeguarding Chinese economic interests abroad. The first island chain is also crucial to understanding the importance of the two water passages in the event of a military conflict in East Asia. <Accessed 2019-09-16>  
Last modification time:2019-09-24 AM 10:41

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