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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