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Guess What Happened The Last Time The Chinese Stock Market Crashed Like This?

Guess What Happened The Last Time The Chinese Stock Market Crashed Like This?

Another sign that a U.S. stock market crash is imminent?

Threat of war with major power ‘low, but growing,’ military strategy report warns

Future conflicts for the U.S. will likely be fought with diminished resources, Gen. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, wrote in a foreword to the report. With Iran, China and Russia prime contenders as future adversaries

U.S. - China -- "A War Without Limits"

U.S. – China — “A War Without Limits”

“War is inevitable.” — Quote in a Chinese newspaper last week

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. REUTERS/U.S. Navy/Handout via Reuters. Click to enlarge

China gives more details on South China Sea facilities

Military facilities under construction on the disputed islands include a 3,000-metre (10,000-foot) runway and airborne early warning radars, which could be operational by the year-end

Artists conception of Artists impression of Chinese hypersonic vehicle. Click to enlarge

China defence ministry confirms test of supersonic nuclear delivery vehicle Wu-14

China confirms 4th test of hypersonic glide vehicle thought to be capable of speeds up to Mach 10, or around 7,680 miles per hour

US defense chief Ash Carter says China’s island-building erodes security

U.S. Secretary of Defense calls for halt in construction on reclaimed land in disputed island chain

USS Fort Worth on patrol near the Spratly Islands. Click to enlarge

China warns of Spratly Islands counter-attack on ‘meddling’ rivals

Tensions mount over disputed islands in the South China Sea

A rocket carrying a lunar probe is launched from Xichang Satellite Launch Center

China’s Secret Space Weapons Have the Pentagon Worried

According to a recent Pentagon assessment: “China possesses the most rapidly maturing space program in the world.”

Pentagon: China Launches Mysterious Objects Into Space

Brian Weeden from the Secure World Foundation told Reuters. “The Pentagon is clearly increasingly alarmed about China’s growing space capabilities and counterspace capabilities.”

Chinese Yi Long drone. Click to enlarge

China Preparing for Drone Warfare

China plans to produce more than 40,000 drones for its military

Chinese warships to join Russian Navy in Black Sea, Mediterranean for historic drill

As NATO steps up its presence on Russia’s western borders, Russian and Chinese warships prepare for war games in the Mediterranean

China, Russia to hold first joint Mediterranean naval drills in May

The drills come as the U.S. ramps up military cooperation with its Asian allies in response to China’s growing naval profile

China's Shenyang J-11 fighter in flight

The Chinese Air Force’s Super Weapon: Beware the J-11D Fighter

Based on the Russian Su-27 but with upgraded radar, avionics and weapons. Includes video

Satellite images released by Jane’s Defense Weekly show that, between Feb. 6 and March 23, China built the first section of a concrete runway on Fiery Cross Reef in the Spratly Islands archipelago, which at least three other countries claim. Click to enlarge

China Building Aircraft Runway in Disputed Spratly Islands

China consolidates hold over disputed South China Sea islands

Israel applies to become founding member of China development bank

Following Britain, Tel Aviv joins 40 other countries in a move that is likely to widen its rift with Washington

China's Type-093 submarin.

China reportedly completes 3 advanced nuclear attack subs

According to US Vice Admiral Joseph Mulloy, China’s “submarine forces are growing at a tremendous rate… They are producing some fairly amazing submarines”

The CIA's Internet predators want China's young people. Click to enlarge

China Vs Facebook

Today’s New York Times features the familiar whine about China’s censorship of the Internet. But nowhere in this piece is there any mention of China’s stated reason

Pentagon: US may lose high-tech military superiority to China, Russia

In recent years the U.S. has made some enemies. Payback may be looming

China touts new weapon platforms, transparency

“The number of new warships that are put into service annually in China has overtaken the U.S. and has become the first in the world,” China Military Online claims

Poly WB-1. Click to enlarge

‘Human microwave’: China’s controversial ray gun inflicts unbearable pain

An upgraded version could be mounted on ships allowing “China to escalate its use of non-lethal” weapons to enforce its claims in the East China and South China seas