China could soon outgun U.S. in western Pacific, Indo-Pacific chief says
By William Cole firstname.lastname@example.org
March 6, 2021
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“Make no mistake about it, China seeks a new world order — one with Chinese characteristics as they have often said where Chinese national power is more important than international law,” Adm. Phil Davidson said during an American Enterprise Institute forum Thursday.
Pilots prepared to fly a J-16 fighter jet at a training base for China’s People’s Liberation Army naval aviation force in Ningbo in eastern China’s Zhejiang Province on Jan. 14. China is increasing its defense spending as it works to maintain a robust upgrading of its armed forces.