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New aircraft carrier to bolster Chinese navy

China has completed construction of its first independently designed aircraft carrier. In a ceremony held on April 26, the new carrier left the Dalian shipyard in Liaoning province. The ship will eventually allow China to operate globally and expand its influence.   The carrier is unnamed (it is currently now referred to as Type 001A) […]