China rules the waves? British and US naval dominance lost to Beijing after huge expansion

America is now pushed out of the South China Sea, and is now within the next decade poised to be pushed out of Asia.

 

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China is likely to have increased its total ship tally to more than 350 by 2020

 

CHINA’S rapid naval expansion will see it overtake the US as the most powerful sea force by the end of the decade.

According to a US Congressional report, China is likely to have increased its total ship tally to more than 350 by 2020.

Beijing is also understood to have embarked on a high-tech ship building programme that could leave many of America’s older vessels obsolete in any future maritime conflict.

That would dwarf the US Navy’s current total of 272 deployable battle force ships.

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China Deploys Surveillance Ships to Waters off Hawaii

China has started deploying maritime surveillance vessels to the waters off the coast of Hawaii, according to reports by the Nihon Keisha Shimbun. The Tokyo-based publication says the provocative Chinese move is a countermeasure against United States activities in the South China Sea. Continue reading