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China flexes muscles to US in South China Sea after promising to ‘open fire’ – NEWS.com.au

China flexes muscles to US in South China Sea after promising to ‘open fire’

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Two formations of missile-carrying bombers and fighters surged into Taiwans airspace at the weekend. Their target, the USS Theodore Roosevelt and her escort, were captured by satellite as they faced off against the dummy attack run.Just days after President Joe Biden took up office in the White House, Beijing is ramping up the pressure.
On Friday, it announced its coast guard and warships were authorised to “open fire” on “intruders” within the East and South China Seas.
On Saturday, it sent a “strike…

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