October 21, 2010

Understanding Asia-Pacific Sea Power

Holmes & Yoshihara, The Diplomat

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It's a sobering thought that even analysts steeped in naval affairs disagree about how to tally up who exactly has the strongest fleet. Writing in the Washington Post last month, Robert Kaplan declared in passing that China had constructed ‘the world's second-largest naval service, after only the United States.’

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