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‘US aircraft carriers can trump Chinese anti-ship missiles’

Former US Navy Secretary John F. Lehman says reports of the aircraft carrier’s death have been much exaggerated. He tells Asia Times in an exclusive interview that US nuclear aircraft carriers can successfully operate against China in contested areas like the South China Sea despite Beijing’s use of maneuvering anti-ship missiles like the DF-26. But […]

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