Stonehenge begins to be built. In its first version, it consists of a circular ditch and bank, with 56 wooden posts. National Geographic, June
The anticipated six wars are all irredentist in purpose — the reclaiming of what Chinese believe to be national territories lost since Imperial China was defeated by the Brits in the Opium War of This is a humiliation to the Chinese people, a shame to the children of the Yellow Emperor.
For the sake of national unification and dignity, China has to fight six wars in the coming fifty years.
Some are regional wars; the others may be total wars. No matter what is the nature, each one of them is inevitable for Chinese unification.
Unification of Taiwan Year to Though we are enjoying peace on the two sides of the Taiwan Strait, we should not daydream a resolution of peaceful unification from Taiwan administration no matter it is Chinese Nationalist Party or Democratic Progressive Party.
Peaceful unification does not fit their interests while running for elections. The current situation of Taiwan is the source of anxiety to China, since everyone can take the chance to bargain more from China. China must work out a strategy to unify Taiwan within the next ten years, that is, by By then, China will have to send an ultimatum to Taiwan, demanding the Taiwanese to choose the resolution of peaceful unification the most preferred epilogue for the Chinese or war an option forced to be so by For the purpose of unification, China has to make preparation three to five years earlier.
So when the time comes, the Chinese government must act on either option, to give a final answer to the problem. From the analysis of the current situation, Taiwan is expected to be defiant towards unification, so military action will be the only solution. China may win this war easily, or it may turn out to be a difficult one.
All depend on the level of intervention of the U. On the other hand, if the U. In this case, Taiwan can be under control within three months. Even if the U. During the period of recovery, China will send the ultimatum to countries surrounding the Islands with the deadline of The countries having disputes on the sovereignty of Islands can negotiate with China on preserving their shares of investments in these Islands by giving up their territorial claims.
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If not, once China declares war on them, their investments and economic benefits will be taken over by China. At this moment, the South East Asian countries are already shivering with Chinese military unification of Taiwan. On one hand, they will be sitting by the negotiation table, yet they are reluctant to give up their interests in the Islands.
Therefore, they will be taking the wait-and-see attitude and keep delaying to make final decision. They will not decide whether to make peace or go into war until China takes any firm actions.
The map below shows the situation of territorial claims over the Spratly Islands. Map omitted Besides, the U. In the 1stwar mentioned above, the U. This should be enough to teach the U. Still, they will think twice before going into war with China, unless they fail on the negotiation table, and are sure they can gain military support from the U.
The best option for China is to attack Vietnam, since Vietnam is the most powerful country in the region. Beating Vietnam can intimidate the rest. While the war with Vietnam goes on, other countries will not move.
If Vietnam loses, others will hand their islands back to China. If the opposite, they will declare war on China. Of course, China will beat Vietnam and take over all the islands.
When Vietnam loses the war and its islands, others countries, intimidated by Chinese military power, yet still with greediness to keep their interests, will negotiate with China, returning the islands and declaring allegiance to China. So China can build the ports and place troops on these islands, extending its influence into the Pacific Ocean.
Up till now, China has made a thorough breakthrough of the First Island Chain and infiltrated the Second one, Chinese aircraft carrier can have free access into the Pacific Ocean, safeguarding its own interests. China has long been the imaginary enemy of India.
The military objective of India is to surpass China. India aims to achieve this by self-development and importing advanced military technologies and weapons from the U. S, Russia and Europe, chasing closely to China in its economic and military development.The Deteriorating Relationship between China and Philippines The South China Sea is the world's largest sea.
According to the Guinness Book of Records, it . Aver  Burn This Book(/04/03) (Oriental Daily with video) April 3, Yesterday "Four-eyed Brother" Cheng Kam-mun published a Facebook post titled "The battle of the Hong Kong Public Library: spontaneously remove simplified character books from the shelves in order to resist brainwashing.".
From both historical and contemporary cross-section perspectives, the agricultural transformation seems to evolve through at least four phases that are roughly definable. While relations between China and the United States were complicated by actions of the federal government toward immigrants, those between Italy and the United States deteriorated because of discrimination by lesser governmental bodies.
There was widespread violence directed against Italian Americans, but one outbreak in particular had the most serious international consequences. IN NUMBERS: Philippines-China relations between the Philippines and China as he is set to visit the Asian giant from October 18 to Here's a quick overview of the relationship of the.
THE HALF-LIFE OF THE ANTIWAR MOVEMENT: George Packer has an excellent piece in today's New York Times Magazine on the network of antiwar movements. Eli Pariser, a staffer at one of the larger antiwar groups nationwidesecretarial.com, is the likeable protagonist of the nationwidesecretarial.com it to get Packer's main thesis, but here are three vignettes to chew on.