I 'Fought' at the Battle for the South China Sea (the U.S. Navy Was Crushed)
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Kyle Mizokami


I waged war against China in a simulator. The results were all sorts of bad for America. 

Key Point: Freedom catches fire. The ship begins flooding. Her gun are destroyed. I’m pulling her away, speed 41 knots, and praying Halsey’s helicopter arrives in time to cover her withdraw.

The year is 2016, and two of the U.S. Navy’s latest ships are backing a key ally in the tinderbox of the South China Sea. They’re facing down the Chinese navy halfway across the world with the...

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