Try This On For Size: China Threatened to Sink Two U.S. Navy Aircraft Carriers Last Year
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Michael Peck


Sinking an American carrier would be an act of war, period.

Key point: No U.S. president, no Senator or Congressman, could remain in office if they did not respond forcefully to the sinking of U.S. carriers, the very symbol of American power and prestige.

Admiral Lou Yuan is China’s Curtis LeMay.

LeMay, the U.S. Air Force general who torched Japanese cities and later headed Strategic Air Command, was notorious for his bellicosity. In the 1950s and during the Cuban...

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