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China's Navy Prepares to Close the Gap on the U.S.

May 11, 2018 | 09:00 GMT
This photo taken on April 18 shows China's sole operational aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, during a drill at sea.

China's only operational aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, is set to be joined by a second carrier -- and the first produced entirely domestically -- after its upcoming sea trials are complete.

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Chinese naval strength is on the rise. What will that mean in the battle for high-seas supremacy between Beijing and Washington?...

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