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China's Navy Trolls US Destroyer: "Hope To See You Again"

"Hey, we're not going to be with you anymore. Wish you a pleasant voyage. Hope to see you again'."

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China Warns U.S. It Risks Sparking A War If It Doesn't Stop "Provocative Acts"

"If the United States continues with these kinds of dangerous, provocative acts, there could well be a seriously pressing situation between frontline forces from both sides on the sea and in the air, or even a minor incident that sparks war."

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Hyperinflating Argentina Forces Government To Increase Banknote Denomination

For the first time in years, as PanAm Post reports, lawmakers from Argentina’s ruling Front for Victory coalition have proposed upping the size of the country’s largest denomination banknote to AR$200. While some 42% of Argentineans deemed it necessary in a 2014 survey the Cristina Kirchner administration has ignored repeated requests by economists, banks, and other financial institutions to issue larger-denomination bills. Indeed, Congressman Carlos Kunkel, author of the current bill initiative, claims the measure has nothing to do with inflation, but would "reduce the cost of printing and circulating money."

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Malvinas 2.0? Argentina Plans Asset Seizure Of Falkland Oil Companies

Is it just election fever, or is Argentina serious about reclaiming the Falklands Islands?

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12 Signs That The United States And China Are Moving Toward War

If the United States and China are supposed to be such “great friends”, why are both sides acting as if war is in our future? There were years of diplomatic troubles before Japan finally made the decision to launch a “surprise” attack on Pearl Harbor. Right now, it appears we are moving into a similar period of diplomatic trouble with China.

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China Completes Island Construction, Will Now Build Military Facilities

The Chinese foreign ministry is out with a statement indicating the country has nearly completed its construction projects in the South China Sea. While this could be viewed as a sign that China has effectively backed down, albeit on its own terms and at its discretion, that will likely come as no consolation to the US and its allies because even as China signaled an end to its dredging activities, it also implicitly admitted that it will continue to build military facilities on the islands.

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China Blasts Washington's "Irresponsible", "Groundless" Hacking Allegations

One the heels of last night’s hacking accusations, China has now responded, calling the US allegations “groundless” and “irresponsible.” The breach, which involves four million federal workers, could affect every agency of the U.S. government.

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Philippine President Compares China To Nazi Germany; Beijing Tells Him To "Repent"

“I’m an amateur student of history and I’m reminded of ... how Germany was testing the waters and what the response was by various other European powers.” - Philippine President Benigno Aquino

"I once more seriously warn certain people in the Philippines to cast aside their illusions and repent." - Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying

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China Deploys Artillery On "Sand Castles" In South China Sea

"U.S. surveillance imagery shows China has positioned weaponry on one of the artificial islands it is developing in the South China Sea," WSJ reports. US Defense Secretary says the US will "fly, sail, and operate" wherever it wants.

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Gold Capped As Soros Warns Of “Threshold Of A Third World War”

The ‘war’ word is being increasingly heard internationally as the U.S., EU, Russia and China adopt provocative postures over various disputes including Ukraine and in the Pacific. War with the U.S. is “inevitable” if the U.S. involves itself in the dispute which has arisen over the Spratley Islands in the South China Sea according to China's state controlled newspaper the Global Times.

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Who Would Win A Conflict In The South China Sea: The Infographic

The US and China are racing towards a maritime conflict stemming from Beijing’s construction of what Washington has condescendingly called “sand castles” in the Spratly archipelago. With Beijing set to enforce what is effectively a no-fly zone over its new sovereign ‘territory’ we bring you an infographic which shows that when it comes to sheer size, China’s air force and Navy are beyond compare.

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