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Pentagon Report: China Projecting Poweri
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May 07, 2013 12:16 AM
It's been years since China embarked on a major effort to modernize its military, all the while becoming increasingly assertive in pressing its claim in places like the South China Sea. Now, a report from the U.S. Defense Department says Beijing is actively looking to project its power farther than ever before. VOA's Jeff Seldin has more.

Pentagon Report: China Projecting Power

Published May 06, 2013

It's been years since China embarked on a major effort to modernize its military, all the while becoming increasingly assertive in pressing its claim in places like the South China Sea. Now, a report from the U.S. Defense Department says Beijing is actively looking to project its power farther than ever before. VOA's Jeff Seldin has more.


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