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6. China's technology may indeed pose a considerable threat
Sat Mar 2, 2024, 12:24 AM
Mar 2

But they are not everywhere. A ship such as the Ford still constitutes considerable clout in places like the north Atlantic, the Med, the Indian Ocean, etc.

If we need to defend ROC against an invasion, yes, we can’t rely in the Navy alone, but I’m sure the Pentagon knows that. My brother did projects for DARPA while he was working, and much of his work involved contemplating just such “not yet but could be soon” scenarios, and how to respond to them. To this day, he has never breathed one specific detail of his work to me.

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