Pelosi will visit Singapore first.
US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will lead a congressional delegation on a trip to Asia, with stops in Singapore, Malaysia, South Korea and Japan.
Zhou Chenming, a researcher with the Yuan Wang military science and technology think tank in Beijing, said the range of the rocket launch system had been extended to 500km. That would mean it could hit any Indian military base along the Line of Actual Control – the de facto boundary – from Chinese-controlled territory.
They had shown that “the PCL191 brigade could be deployed anywhere in the country, from the coast to the Himalayas, and take on challenges like the border dispute with India, or even a Taiwan contingency”, according to Song Zhongping, a former PLA instructor and military commentator.
That was 80 years ago, western powers also defeated China with fire arms while China still used swords and sheilds 150 years ago. but they provide little reference to future wars.The Japanese Imperial Army was defeated by the Yankees with the help of aircraft carriers. They also cracked Japanese military codes.
And in what way is China ready to hit American ships? With diesel submarines? Type made a few volleys and disappeared into the depths of the sea?Think about the money you put in building, fitting out and maintaining an aircraft carrier, and your enemny can sink it with 00.1% investment in carrier killer weapons, it just by no means sounds like a fair deal. One more world war the carriers will be out of picutre forever.
Many new weapons designed to sink carriers had been inducted by PLA in recent years, when the times comes, we'll see the result. but if a war broke out near China, land based fire power and aircrafte can be used against whatever ships sailing close the Chinese coast line, including carriers.And in what way is China ready to hit American ships? With diesel submarines? Type made a few volleys and disappeared into the depths of the sea?
That is, the tactics of Germany as a weaker maritime power in relation to Great Britain in the First and Second World Wars?