China’s military learns the art of the counter-attack at Russian war games as US tensions rise
Tuesday, 11 September 2018 China’s participation in Vostok 2018, Russia’s largest military exercise for 37 years, will enhance the counter-attacking capabilities of its armed forces and reinforce ties with its northern neighbour, Beijing said on Tuesday, amid rising tensions with the United States. The five days of war games got under way on Tuesday at five military training grounds in Russia’s Far East region, and in the waters of the Sea of Japan (or East Sea), the Bering Sea and the Sea of Okhotsk...
According to Business Insider, the US military's border support mission has sparked ceaseless debate, with critics questioning aspects of the mission's legality, necessity and both short- and long-term..
In the 2018 National Defense Strategy, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said the United States' "competitive military advantage has been eroding." Meanwhile, China has been rapidly modernizing its forces..
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