China Eyes Indian Ocean As Second Carrier Is Built

BEIJING — China is likely to begin fixed-wing naval operations in the Indian Ocean once it commissions its second aircraft carrier, currently under construction at Dalian, according to a Japanese research report on Chinese military power. But weak anti-submarine capabilities remain an enduring...

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