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The big chill slows Chinese activities in eastern Ladakh. Lakes starting to freeze up badly. PLA patrol boats slowly being rendered inoperable.
 

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China Is National Security Threat No. 1
At this point in time, both pro and anti china are lobbying their views for public attention, but it looks like final decision is yet to be taken. We are not even sure if the west will stay unanimous on this issue. even if U.S chooses a anti-china path, there is no guarantee europe will follow U.S on this.
 
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At this point in time, both pro and anti china are lobbying their views for public attention, but it looks like final decision is yet to be taken. We are not even sure if the west will stay unanimous on this issue. even if U.S chooses a anti-china path, there is no guarantee europe will follow U.S on this.

It will fragment NATO.
 
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At this point in time, both pro and anti china are lobbying their views for public attention, but it looks like final decision is yet to be taken. We are not even sure if the west will stay unanimous on this issue. even if U.S chooses a anti-china path, there is no guarantee europe will follow U.S on this.


US intelligence director says China is top threat to America
 

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US intelligence director says China is top threat to America
Full report here.. They stopped short of declaring officially CCP as No.1 enemy of U.S.
But then again, this intelligence director is on his way out, no guarantee the next one will have the same view about CCP as this one.

REPORT TO CONGRESS of the U.S.-CHINA ECONOMIC AND SECURITY REVIEW COMMISSION
 
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Full report here.. They stopped short of declaring officially CCP as No.1 enemy of U.S.
But then again, this intelligence director is on his way out, no guarantee the next one will have the same view about CCP as this one.

REPORT TO CONGRESS of the U.S.-CHINA ECONOMIC AND SECURITY REVIEW COMMISSION
In the past US policy was set in concrete not anymore with these socialist elements that have taken over.
 

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The big chill slows Chinese activities in eastern Ladakh. Lakes starting to freeze up badly. PLA patrol boats slowly being rendered inoperable.
I have a question, please don't hate me if my question is noob because I am not a defence expert or analyst .cant they use ice breaker boat or ship to break the ice in eastern ladakh?


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I have a question, please don't hate me if my question is noob because I am not a defence expert or analyst .cant they use ice breaker boat or ship to break the ice in eastern ladakh?


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Sir , kindly we request you that not to make an ass of yourself here .
Its pangong lake , not pangong bay or sea .
Pangong lake is a lake.
 

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Only silly question is the one hasn’t been asked.

Ice breakers are heavy cumbersome and hard to deploy. The displacement will always be bigger than the intended boats PLA wants to operate for patrol or security purposes. The usage will not be all year around. The ice broke tend to freeze again and each time for daily patrol they have to use these Ice breakers like scout boats. Also they will be sitting ducks practice targets for Indian anti material munitions. The usage is only best for trade and sea transport purposes.
 

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