'Rules Of The Major Power Game': China Is Having An Absolute Meltdown About Trump

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A boy who is waiting to greet U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton at the National Museum makes a face while holding the U.S. and Chinese flags in Beijing May 4, 2012. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

‘We must confront Trump’s provocations head-on’

US Coast Guard Eager For Deployment To The Highly-Contested South China Sea

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A still image taken from video shows a Chinese Coast Guard vessel sailing in the South China Sea, about 210 km (130 miles) off shore of Vietnam May 14, 2014. Vietnamese ships were followed by Chinese vessels as they neared China's oil rig in disputed waters in the South China Sea on Wednesday, Vietnam's Coast Guard said. Vietnam has condemned as illegal the operation of a Chinese deepwater drilling rig in what Vietnam says is its territorial water in the South China Sea and has told China's state-run oil company to remove it. China has said the rig was operating completely within its waters. REUTERS/Reuters TV

An option for the next administration

Is Trump Ready For China's Inevitable Test Of American Power?

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Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy recruits chant slogan during a parade to mark the end of a semester at a military base of the North Sea Fleet, in Qingdao, Shandong province December 5, 2013. REUTERS/China Daily

‘How he responds will reverberate across the region and around the world’

White House Celebrates Obama's Pivot To Asia Despite Obvious Failures

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President Barack Obama pauses as he speaks to the media on the situation in Iraq on the South Lawn of the White House, before his departure for vacation at Martha's Vineyard, in Washington August 9, 2014
The re-balance is faltering

White House Kept The Navy From Doing Its Job, Fearing China's Reaction

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File photo of China's national flag being raised during the opening ceremony of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games at the National Stadium
Refusing to press China in the South China Sea

US Preps To Fight On Two Fronts In Asia

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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

And China’s not happy

US Missile Destroyer Puts China's Sea Claims To The Test

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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

Freedom of navigation operation

Chinese Cyber Criminals Tried To Hack A US Aircraft Carrier

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The Nimitz-class aircraft carriers USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), and USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) (rear) 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 Philippine Sea on June 18, 2016. Courtesy Jake Greenberg/U.S. Navy/Handout via REUTERS
One day before tribunal discredited China's claims

The USA Is The Number One Thing China Fears More Than ISIS

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Handout photo shows U.S. Navy and Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force ships steaming in formation during their military manoeuvre exercise known as Keen Sword 15 in the sea south of Japan

About half see U.S. as a threat

You'll 'Pay The Price': The Language of China's Not-So-Peaceful Rise

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Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy recruits chant slogan during a parade to mark the end of a semester at a military base of the North Sea Fleet, in Qingdao, Shandong province December 5, 2013. REUTERS/China Daily

‘Playing with fire’ will come with consequences

How The US Should Respond To China's 'Secret' Weapon

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Members of the Chinese Navy honor guard wait for U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates at an arrival ceremony at Bayi Building (Photo by Larry Downing-Pool/Getty Images)

‘We have to make it clear that we are wise to Beijing’s game’

Taiwan May Be Making Quiet Military Power Moves In The South China Sea

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An aerial photo taken though a glass window of a Taiwanese military plane shows the view of Itu Aba, which the Taiwanese call Taiping, at the South China Sea, March 23, 2016. REUTERS/Ministry of Foreign Affairs/Handout via Reuters

Possibly building anti-aircraft positions

Japan On Track To Decimate China's 'Red Line' In South China Sea

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Japan's Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) destroyer Kurama (L), which is carrying Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, leads the JMSDF fleet and helicopters during its fleet review at Sagami Bay, off Yokosuka, south of Tokyo, October 18, 2015. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

‘Increase engagement’

China, Russia Kick Off Major 'Island-Seizing' Drill In South China Sea

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Chinese and Russian naval vessels participate in the Joint Sea-2014 naval drill outside Shanghai on the East China Sea, May 24, 2014. REUTERS/China Daily/File Photo
Not aimed at a third party?

Japan Distributing Ships, Aircraft In Prep For Future Showdown With China

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An aerial photo shows a Chinese marine surveillance ship Haijian No. 66 (C) cruising next to Japan Coast Guard patrol ships in the East China Sea, near what are known as the Senkaku isles in Japan and the Diaoyu islands in China. April 23, 2013. Mandatory Credit. REUTERS/Kyodo

Customers are lining up

Obama Warns Of Consequences, China Promptly Ignores Him And Does What It Wants

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Paramilitary policemen take part in a training in Chaohu, Anhui province, China December 28, 2015. REUTERS/China Daily

‘This could push forward the date of a possible U.S.-China showdown by 30 years’

Philippine President Promises Bloody War If China Invades

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Members of the Naval Special Operations Group, an elite unit of the Philippine Marines, in Ternate, cavite city, south of Manila September 24, 2015. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
'We will not give it to them easily'

Intelligence Suggests China May Be Building Military Game Changer On Contested Islands

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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

‘The OTH radar we’ve been waiting for’

China Could Be About To Stomp All Over Obama's Red Line

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A PLA Navy sailor salutes as sailors disembark the PLAN replenishment ship Gaoyouhu at Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam while it is there to participate in the multi-national military exercise RIMPAC in Honolulu, Hawaii, July 8, 2016. REUTERS/Hugh Gentry

China increases presence near disputed Scarborough Shoal

Philippines Could Sue China For Damages To Marine Life In South China Sea

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A Philippine flag flutters from BRP Sierra Madre, a dilapidated Philippine Navy ship that has been aground since 1999 and became a Philippine military detachment on the disputed Second Thomas Shoal, part of the Spratly Islands, in the South China Sea March 29, 2014. REUTERS/Erik De Castro

‘China severely damaged the marine environment and the tribunal agreed’