The U.S. Military and China Nearly Went to War over Taiwan Once—What Happened?
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Kyle Mizokami

China, East Asia

In August 1995, China announced a series of missiles exercises in the East China Sea. What happened next was not pleasant.

Here's What You Need to Know: The People’s Liberation Army, unable to do anything about the American aircraft carriers at the time, was utterly humiliated.

More than twenty years ago, a military confrontation in East Asia pushed the United States and China uncomfortably close to conflict. Largely unknown in America, the event made a lasting...

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