China's Military Maneuvers Are Messages To Obama And Trump

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China's Liaoning aircraft carrier with accompanying fleet conducts a drill in an area of South China Sea, in this undated photo taken December, 2016. REUTERS/Stringer

‘We are here, and we aren’t going anywhere’

Chinese Military Prepares 'To Throw Punches' Over Foreign Spying

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Security cameras are attached to a pole in front of the giant portrait of former Chinese Chairman Mao Zedong on Beijing's Tiananmen Square, near the Great Hall of the People where the 18th National Party Congress (NPC) is currently being held, November 11, 2012. REUTERS/David Gray

‘Intelligence would be our Achilles heel’

China Is Winning The Tech Battle In The South China Sea

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A police officer prepares a drone for display during a drill at a military base in Shigatse, Tibet Autonomous Region, China, October 25, 2015. REUTERS/Stringer

Surveillance and regional presence

Tillerson Promises Rough Seas For Expansionist China

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Guided-missile destroyer USS Decatur (DDG 73) operates in the South China Sea as part of the Bonhomme Richard Expeditionary Strike Group (ESG) in the South China Sea on October 13, 2016. Picture taken on October 13, 2016. Courtesy Diana Quinlan/U.S. Navy/Handout via REUTERS

‘Send China a clear signal’

Chinese Strategic Bombers Circle Disputed Islands In South China Sea

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An aerial photo taken though a glass window of a Philippine military plane shows the alleged on-going land reclamation by China on mischief reef in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, west of Palawan, Philippines, May 11, 2015. REUTERS/Ritchie B. Tongo/Pool

Twice this month, possible warning

China Slams US For Turning South China Sea Into A 'Hotbed Of War'

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Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89) transits in formation with Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force ships JS Kirisame (DD 104) and JS Asayuki (DD 132) during bilateral training in South China Sea on April 21, 2015. Courtesy David Flewellyn/U.S. Navy/Handout via REUTERS

‘Putting on another muscle show and making waves’

US Carrier Nowhere In Sight As Chinese Carrier Drills In South China Sea

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China's first aircraft carrier, which was renovated from an old aircraft carrier that China bought from Ukraine in 1998, is seen docked at Dalian Port, in Dalian, Liaoning province September 22, 2012. Picture taken September 22, 2012. REUTERS/Stringer

China’s navy has been busy lately

China Is Building A Floating Nuke Plant In Disputed Waters

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Worker with hardhat and mask at nuclear power plant. (Shuttershock)

Could power military installations

China Prepares For 'War Under The Sea'

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Chinese Navy submarines and warships take part in an international fleet review to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Liberation Army Navy in Qingdao, Shandong province, April 23, 2009. REUTERS/Guang Niu/Pool

‘China must respond strongly’

There's A Fleet Of 'Fishermen' Winning China's Fight For Control Of The Seas

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Fishermen drive a boat next to fishing ships docked at a port to shelter from Typhoon Wutip in Sanya, Hainan province September 29, 2013. Picture taken September 29, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer

‘Mobile sovereignty markers’

China And The US Came Very Close To War This Past Summer

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The Nimitz-class aircraft carriers USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), and USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) (R) conduct dual aircraft carrier strike group operations in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations in support of security and stability in the Indo-Asia-Pacific in the Philippine Sea on June 18, 2016. Courtesy Jake Greenberg/U.S. Navy/Handout via REUTERS

US and China came close to war

China's Seizure Of US Navy Drone Sets Dangerous Precedent

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Vessels roam the waters of the East China Sea during a naval exercise, October 19, 2012. The Chinese navy conducted a joint exercise in the East China Sea with the country's fishery administration and marine surveillance agency on Friday. 11 vessels, eight planes and more than 1000 personnels took part in the drill, according to local reports. REUTERS/China Daily

China held up actions as a ‘sterling example to be imitated in the future’

Obama's Non-Response To China's Seizure Of US Navy Drone May Alarm Allies

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U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks to reporters as he welcomes U.N. Secretary General-designate Antonio Guterres in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S. December 2, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘The weak link is resolve’

China Holds First Underwater Drone Symposium Two Days After Snatching US Naval Drone

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Soldiers of China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy stand guard in the Spratly Islands, known in China as the Nansha Islands, February 10, 2016. REUTERS/Stringer

‘Underwater drones are one of the most promising hi-technologies in marine observation’

Trump: China Can Keep The Drone They Stole

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U.S. President-elect Donald Trump speaks at the USA Thank You Tour event at the Wisconsin State Fair Exposition Center in West Allis, Wisconsin, U.S., December 13, 2016. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

‘We should tell China that we don’t want the drone they stole back’

China Agrees To Return US Drone Unlawfully Seized In The South China Sea

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The People's Republic of China flag and the U.S. Stars and Stripes fly along Pennsylvania Avenue near the U.S. Capitol during Chinese President Hu Jintao's state visit in Washington, DC, U.S. on January 18, 2011. REUTERS/Hyungwon Kang/File Photo

Blasts U.S. for ‘hyping up’ the incident

China On Stolen US Drone: 'If We Need To Take It, We'll Take It, America Can't Stop Us'

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National flags of U.S. and China wave in front of an international hotel in Beijing February 4, 2010. Relations between China and the United States will be tested this year by a range of issues, including currency rates, trade, Internet censorship, human rights, the Dalai Lama and arms sales to Taiwan. REUTERS/Jason Lee

‘When the dragon awakes, everything around it becomes food’

China Blatantly Stole An American Underwater Drone From A US Ship In The South China Sea

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Vessels roam the waters of the East China Sea during a naval exercise, October 19, 2012. The Chinese navy conducted a joint exercise in the East China Sea with the country's fishery administration and marine surveillance agency on Friday. 11 vessels, eight planes and more than 1000 personnels took part in the drill, according to local reports. REUTERS/China Daily

State Department formally demands its return

China Says Putting Military Weapons On Disputed Islands Is Not 'Militarization'

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Soldiers of China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy stand guard in the Spratly Islands, known in China as the Nansha Islands, February 10, 2016. REUTERS/Stringer

‘Fair and legal’

China's Militarization Of Contested Waters Is Much More Advanced Than Previously Thought

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Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea in this still image from video taken by a P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft provided by the United States Navy May 21, 2015. U.S. Navy/Handout via Reuters/File Photo

‘We did not know that they had systems this big and this advanced there’