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US Navy aircraft carrier back in the South China Sea

The strike groups of the USS Ronald and USS Nimitz, which included more than 12,000 U.S. military personnel under the two aircraft carriers and their escorting cruisers and destroyers, were deployed in the South China Sea on Friday, the U.S. Pacific fleet said in a statement. The two airlines, between which more than 120 aircraft were stationed, conducted tactical air …

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The U.S. Navy creates memes from the South China Sea while challenging China

The U.S. Navy has challenged China in the South China Sea by patrolling controversial islands and face-to-face missions. In addition to destroying destroyers, aircraft carriers and other warships in the region, the Navy has also created memes for the South China Sea on its Instagram page. These memes have celebrated U.S. military operations in the region, emphasized U.S. plans to …

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Covid-19 is a “pandemic of historic proportions,” says one expert, as cases in the south and southwest are increasing

While New York and New Jersey were the first virus hotspots, California, Florida, Arizona and Texas are now the states to watch, said Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s leading infectious disease doctor, on Tuesday. Fauci, a member of the White House Coronavirus Task Force, called Covid-19 a “historic pandemic.” “I think we cannot deny this fact,” he said during a …

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SpaceX launch of the first South Korean military satellite is delayed

The Booster Falcon 9 for the Anasis-II mission is a rocket steeped in history. It was the booster that brought NASA astronauts to the ISS in May. SpaceX SpaceX has postponed the launch of Falcon 9 three times within five days. The final delay concerns the Anasis II mission to put a South Korean military satellite into orbit. The company …

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The US rejects China’s claim to the South China Sea and tightens tensions

WASHINGTON – The United States rejected China’s controversial claims to offshore resources in most of the South China Sea on Monday, a move that Beijing criticized as an incentive for tensions in the region and which highlighted an increasingly irritated relationship. China has not provided a coherent legal basis for its ambitions in the South China Sea and has been …

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According to Pompeo, the Trump administration will reject most Chinese claims to waters in the South China Sea

The Trump administration rejected almost all of China’s demands in the South China Sea on Monday – which led to one of the most delicate regional problems in Asia and further escalated tensions between Washington and Beijing. The government presented the decision as an attempt to curb China’s increasing assertiveness in the region with a commitment to recognize international law. …

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