Miyako Japanese media said the People’s Liberation Army to enter into a waterway or a breakthrough in the Pacific
information Figure: Ryukyu Islands Location Map
global news network on January 11, January 10, Japanese media reported that the palace is the ancient waterway, “the Chinese as a great power into the Pacific Ocean into a possible breakthrough,” China warships in recent years, “frequent access to the Pacific through the activities here,” the United States and Japan, began to strengthen the Miyako Island, “southwest islands” of defense; and local people fear that the U.S. military deployment in the local base, will make the 300 km wide waters become a “confrontation between the United States in the frontline.”
January 10, Japan’s Kyodo News reported that the Diaoyu Islands in China and Japan (Japan called “Senkaku Islands”), after the collision, the Japanese media shouting “Defend the Senkaku Islands”, the Chinese Military sources told reporters with a smile, “Diaoyu Islands from a purely military point of view there is no sense, take it or the Ryukyu Islands, as if the first island chain itself will not exist.”
reported that the above statements reflect the region’s strategic importance. The 1980s, China’s maritime strategy in the plan began to enter the Pacific, aimed at the following three points: the reunification of Taiwan to avoid U.S. military intervention to protect the delivery of materials to the Chinese sea routes, to ensure that marine resources.
Japan’s defense ministry sources believe that China’s goal is to break through the first island chain in 2010, 2020, breaking the second island chain. Miyako Island, including the including the Ryukyu Islands, is the “first island chain to obstruct China’s breakthrough into the Pacific’s natural fortress.” In order to prevent China, Japan and the U.S. to step up action. Introduced in Japan last December, the new “National Defense Program Outline” made in Miyako Island, “southwest islands” along the GSDF deployment of troops to monitor a new policy, Air Self-Defense Force’s newest radar equipment has been running in Miyako Island .
U.S. minesweepers dock last September Miyako Island. This is the second stop with that country in 2007 and 2009 calling at Ishigaki island since the U.S. minesweepers dock again, “Southwest Islands.” 3 were returned to Okinawa for the first time since the U.S. minesweepers dock.
reported that the U.S. fears is out of the East Asian Seas, so with Japan, Korea and Vietnam and other allies and friendly countries to strengthen cooperation, proceed to develop re-deployment of U.S. forces in the region of “empty the sea battle plan.” .
reported, Miyako Island, population 55,000, to tour the famous coral reefs. U.S. troops deployed to strengthen the movement at the local, causing local residents concern. Late last year, was held at the Miyako Island, the U.S. Navy Band concert and the U.S. Consulate General in Okinawa, Japan-US alliance organized forum. The U.S. government last year to the center of Miyako Island, donated the library shelves and 180 books associated with the United States. A worry that the island will become a military stronghold of male islanders, said: “This is to counter China and the U.S. military stationed in the island before the Huairou our work.”