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More Chinese war drums?

July 24, 2012

In addition to its newly minted city in disputed waters in the South China Sea, China is stepping up claims in the East China Sea.  China and Japan (and Taiwan, as well) have had an ongoing dispute over the uninhabited, Japanese-governed Senkaku Islands, but now high officials in China are calling for an expansion of its claims to include the much larger and heavily populated Ryuku Islands, which includes the crucial strategic US military hub of Okinawa

Hat tip to China Daily Mail for their story China:  War with Philippines or Japan

US military installations on and around Okinawa:

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