Category Archives: National Security 安全

Atom Bomb Scientist Deng Jiaxian, China’s Oppenheimer

A bust of nuclear bomb scientist and important weapons program leader, and Purdue engineering PhD Deng Jiaxian 邓稼先 in Mianyang’s People’s Park. Deng Jiaxian received his PhD in Physics at Purdue University in 1950. Only shortly before his death was his … Continue reading

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Highlights from the Chinese Spy Novel “Fatal Weakness” — Chapter Entitled “The CIA Spy School”

Fatal Weakness [Zhiming Ruodian] author  Yang Hengjun 杨恒均 worked in the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs for several years and later in a Hong Kong company.  Now he is an Australian citizen. Yang Hengjun blogs in Chinese on his website http://www.yanghengjun.com/ … Continue reading

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Heaven won’t drop meat pies on us from the skies, only by fighting hard for our dreams can we make them come true.

Heaven won’t drop meat pies on us from the skies, only by fighting hard for our dreams can we make them come true. 天上不會掉餡餅,努力奮鬥才能夢想成真。— Chinese Communist Party Secretary and President Xi Jinping in his 2017 New Year’s message. Maybe juvenile … Continue reading

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Zhang Feng’s South China Sea Policy Suggestions

In the Chinese edition of the Financial Times, suggestions for Chinese policy from Zhang Feng  张锋   who is a researcher in the international relations department of the Australian National University.  Zhang’s discussion, written for a Chinese audience, examines how … Continue reading

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CASS Scholar Xue Li: The U.S. Ship Came Within Twelve Nautical Miles, Now What Should China Do?

The U.S. Ship Came Within Twelve Nautical Miles, Now What Should China Do? [美舰进“12海里”,中国怎么办?]  from Financial Times Chinese language website, October 28, 2015   Chinese text at http://www.ftchinese.com/story/001064579?page=rest By Xue Li, Director of the International Strategy Research Office, World Politics and Economics … Continue reading

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Translation of Chinese Navy Recruiting Video

Chinese PLA Navy recruiting video on Youtube.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c-yGcCq1H5Y&feature=share Opening video slot – Chinese PLA Navy emblem:  Navy recruiting publicity film Our Dream We were born in the 1990s By then China had already risen  [images of return of Hong Kong … Continue reading

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Chinese Scholars Discuss Chinese Maritime Security Vulnerabilities and How China Might Reduce Them

Du Debin, editor of the Chinese geographic and geostrategy journal World Regional Studies, and his co-authors in the June 2015 issue of World Regional Studies published an examination of China’s maritime security vulnerabilities and how China can reduce them.  The … Continue reading

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