Military

China Expands Its Amphibious Forces in Challenge to U.S. Supremacy Beyond Asia

China's main aim is to project power far from home, but it is also strengthening its ability to invade Taiwan

HONG KONG - China launched its military build-up in the mid-1990s with a top priority: keep the United States at bay in any conflict by making the waters off the Chinese coast a death trap. Now, China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) is preparing to challenge American power further afield.

Finally, Some Good News: Navy’s Stealth Destroyer Almost Ready for Combat

Originally commissioned in 2016, the Zumwalt has been described as "the largest and most technologically advanced surface combatant in the world," featuring "the latest war fighting technology and weaponry available." Its imminent entry into the U.S. fleet is great news for fans of American military supremacy and bad news for the enemies of freedom.