Pentagon: Beijing Is Arming Its Manmade Islands in South China Sea – Defense One


China is outfitting its manmade island outposts in the South China Sea with warplane hangars and weapons, the Pentagon said Tuesday in its annual assessment of Beijing’s military.

Once finished, the People’s Liberation Army Air Force intends to base three regiments of warplanes there, says the report, which was “generated” on May 15 and released to the public today.

FOLLOW THE LINK FOR THE FULL REPORT – JR 

http://www.defenseone.com/threats/2017/06/pentagon-beijing-arming-its-manmade-islands-south-china-sea/138458/

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