What comes next?
As we have explained incidents such as this are relatively common.
As we have previously reported, a Pentagon spokesman said on Jul. 23, 2017 that the crew of a U.S. Navy EP-3 spy plane had to make evasive actions after an armed Chinese J-10 fighter came within 300 feet of the aircraft.
According to U.S. officials the “unsafe” intercept occurred 80 nautical miles from Qingdao, East China Sea.
However as reported by Reuters, Ren Guoqiang, China’s...
China reiterated that it is making extensive efforts toward controlling the synthetic opioid and should not be labeled the main origin of fentanyl to the U.S.
Harry J. Kazianis
Key Point: The U.S. Navy faces a growing array of Chinese weapons platforms that could sink some of its most powerful warships.
The U.S. Navy has a serious problem.
The amount of threats it faces when it comes to ensuring the global commons remain open and free keep multiplying. Most of them come from what we have dubbed anti-access/area-denial strategies and weapons systems. Nations like China, Iran, Russia and in some respects North...