Friday, April 24, 2009
China Navy Flexes It Military Muscle
A Chinese Navy nuclear powered submarines ahead of Chinese
Naval Ships to celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the founding
of the Peoples Liberation Army & Navy yesterday, off of Qingdao, Shandong Province.
For the first time, PRC displayed its nuclear powered submarines, a sign of their confidence and aspirations to become a major sea power.
In all, 56 Submarines, Destroyers, Frigates, Missile Boats and Aircraft were displayed by PRC in an unprecedented display of maritime might.
As Peoples Republic of China displays it's Naval strength, Obama has proposed a 10% cut in military spending for fiscal year 2010 while we are fighting a war in Afghanistan and conducting anti-terrorist operations throughout the world.
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