The US proposed sale of the latest F-16s has infuriated Beijing but offers a boon to the Taiwanese Air Force, which is facing a crisis with ageing aircraft.
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“China’s India War; Collision Course on the Roof of the World” (2018) by Bertil Lintner
On the topic of the 1962 Sino-Indian War, China’s India War is a revisionist text that re-examines the long standing opinion on this conflict that it was provoked by Indian intrusion into Chinese territory.
“Tex” O’Reilly; the Cowboy Mercenary and Veteran of Ten Wars
Edward Synnott O’Reilly (1880-1946), universally called “Tex” by those who knew him, would enjoy a career that not just saw him fight as a soldier and mercenary but also work as a journalist, teacher, script writer and movie star.