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Tokyo Monitors Presence of Russian and Chinese Navy Ships

Japan said it was monitoring the sea and airspace around it Monday after five Russian naval vessels sailed through the Tsushima Strait. In mid-October, the Russian ships and five Chinese ships also crossed the strait. Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihiko Isozaki said in Tokyo that Russian ships were seen passing …

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Pentagon refuses to confirm US special forces presence in Taiwan

The United States Department of Defense (US) official, the Pentagon, refused to confirm reports that US troops were in Taiwan and were secretly training Taiwanese troops to prepare them in case of an attack by China against the country. Wall Street Journal Thursday (7/10) reported the Pentagon was deploying about …

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