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    China test fires missile capable of hitting U.S.

    China has fired a new intercontinental ballistic missile that is capable of traveling more than 7,400 miles – and can hit the U.S. Officials from the Pentagon told the Washington Free Beacon the test took place...

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  • A satellite image released by the Asian Maritime Transparency Initiative at Washington's Center for Strategic and International Studies shows construction of possible radar tower facilities in the Spratly Islands in the disputed South China Sea in this image released on February 23, 2016. REUTERS/CSIS Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative/DigitalGlobe/Handout via Reuters
    China rejects U.S. queries about island in South China Sea

    China’s Defense Ministry on Tuesday rejected queries by the U.S. military as to why China had used a military aircraft to evacuate sick workers from a new airport on an island China has built in the disputed...

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  • A satellite image released by the Asian Maritime Transparency Initiative at Washington's Center for Strategic and International Studies shows construction of possible radar tower facilities in the Spratly Islands in the disputed South China Sea in this image released on February 23, 2016. REUTERS/CSIS Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative/DigitalGlobe/Handout via Reuters
    Chinese military aircraft makes first landing on disputed island

    A Chinese military aircraft has landed at a new airport on an island China has built in the disputed South China Sea, state media said on Monday, in the first public report on a move that raises...

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  • Chinese Navy submarines and warships take part in an international fleet review to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Liberation Army Navy in Qingdao, Shandong province, in this April 23, 2009 file photo. REUTERS/Guang Niu/Pool/Files
    China intrudes into Japan’s waters, part of growing trend

    (TRUNEWS) Chinese patrol ships entered Japan’s waters Thursday. Three vessels, one containing guns, traveled near the Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea and hung around for about 90 minutes, according to NHK World. Afterward, they navigated...

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    Philippines, Vietnam considering joint patrols in South China Sea

    Defense officials from the Philippines and Vietnam will meet this week to explore possible joint exercises and navy patrols, military sources said, shoring up a new alliance between states locked in maritime rows with China. Ties have...

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    Iowa farmers on high alert for Chinese seed thieves

    (TRUNEWS) Farmers in Iowa aren’t just looking out for wild animals when protecting their crops, now they have their eye on the Chinese. Seven nationals from China have been accused by the U.S. government of digging up...

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  • People rush into Peking Union Hospital early in the morning in Beijing, China, April 6, 2016. Picture taken April 6, 2016.  REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
    Scalpers jack up hospital tickets in China despite crackdown

    As day breaks, hundreds of patients wait to see doctors in a line that snakes around the Peking Union hospital in Beijing. Many will wait in vain – “scalpers” like Yu Wei have already illegally bought and...

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    Christianity persecuted in China: Officials tear down crosses

    China has torn down more than two thousand crucifixes from churches as the government strives to regulate “excessive religious sites”. The effort began two years ago in the Zhejiang province, where several people were arrested for trying...

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  • National flags of the U.S. and China are seen in front of an international hotel in Beijing January 17, 2011. REUTERS/Jason Lee
    U.S. Navy officer charged with spying, possibly for China, Taiwan

    U.S. Navy officer with access to sensitive U.S. intelligence faces espionage charges over accusations he passed state secrets, possibly to China and Taiwan, a U.S. official told Reuters on Sunday. The official, speaking on condition of anonymity,...

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  • An aerial photo taken though a glass window of a Philippine military plane shows the alleged on-going land reclamation by China on mischief reef in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, west of Palawan, Philippines, May 11, 2015.  REUTERS/Ritchie B. Tongo
    U.S. putting troops in Philippines due to China concerns

    (TRUNEWS) U.S. officials are growing concerned about Chinese posturing in the South China Sea, so they have decided to deploy troops to five military bases in the Philippines. The Pentagon is set to make a “sizeable” investment...

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