The Spratleys, Continued.

So, yeah, these guys sit on an old sold-off US Vessel.  Why they do it…?  Well, the South China Sea.   And influence over it.

I have posted this before.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Harnett_County_%28LST-821%29

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spratly_Islands_dispute

 

 

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I Hope So. I Hope We Have a Vision There.

islands-1650http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2015/07/30/world/asia/what-china-has-been-building-in-the-south-china-sea-2016.html?_r=0

Its about projection of power.  Oil too.  But that China will park itself there.   And wave their face in our faces as a result, they are rattling the sabre.   Another front perhaps.  Look here, and then in Korea, and Russia-Ukraine for a touch-off.