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LONDON June 12 news: 10 Business Week reported that the senior military adviser to the president, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Mullen said the growth of China’s military intentions are very concerned, saying the Chinese air force in the sea’s major investment and military contacts with the United States refused to be very worried.
9 evening, Mullen said in Washington in a speech at the Asia Society said: “With China’s military demonstrated its intention to widen the gap between projects, I am increasingly curious about the final results will be how, and, in fact, the attitude on this issue I have changed from curiosity to extreme concern.
reported that Mullen’s comments increase the United States has long criticized China’s behavior, especially in the week of the Beijing government rejected U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates’s visit request. by the United States to freeze arms sales to Taiwan affect the relations between the two countries, China and the U.S. blame each other, and stressed that the differences between the two sides are hindering the settlement of the Korean tensions in the peninsula’s efforts.
Mullen said in a speech: “The question is whether the U.S. should cooperate, co-leader to promote regional stability? In this regard, Washington’s answer has been yes. The Beijing government’s answer is sometimes yes, sometimes no. “Mullen said, North Korea accused South Korea on March 26 launched a torpedo, sinking” day “ship, China should take a tough stance on North Korea.
Mullen said:” Recently, the Chinese leadership people about the seriousness of the incident public statements and related responsibilities, so I am encouraged. “However, China’s lukewarm support of the international community to seek reaction, allows Mullen frustrated.
reported that in May this year, Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao said Beijing and the government will not protect any shipwreck on the person, but Wen added that China still check both sides of the evidence, and has not yet been concluded, he said, the Beijing government’s priorities is to ensure the best stability of the Korean peninsula.
reported, Mullen called on China to restart talks with U.S. military, “to ease tension, increase trust and promote real and lasting stability – those living or working in Asia, people are eager to get stability.
6 on 5, Gates at Defense Finance officials from 28 of the conference that China’s response to the U.S. arms sales to Taiwan, a threat to the security of the Asia-Pacific region. In fact, the Beijing government’s response are expected, because for decades has been in the event of such a thing.
However, after a speech at the Gates, PLA Deputy Chief of Staff Ma Xiaotian said: “The Beijing Government has not set up obstacles to Sino-US military relations, we always believe that the U.S. arms sales to Taiwan is not normal thing. “
reported that Taiwan plans to buy weapons, including Lockheed Martin worth $ 2.8 billion,” Patriot “missiles, the value of United Technologies Corp. $ 3.1 billion UH-60″ Black Hawk “Helicopter, and Boeing worth $ 37 million,” Harpoon “missiles. Gates said the arms sales, “nothing new”, and the United States does not support Taiwan independence.
Ma Xiao-day said that although the high-end visit to China and the U.S. have been “suspended”, officials of the two countries between the “functional communication” continues.
United States and Japan jointly monitor Chinese naval
reported that, following the Chinese submarines and destroyers were found in waters near Okinawa, this year in May, cover Benz and Japan’s defense minister Kitazawa handsome agreed to jointly monitor Chinese naval action. Moreover, Japan and South Korea, North Korea or China has to face the threat of the grounds, the development of their own defense capabilities and security alliance with the United States relationship. So far, the United States has deployed in Japan and South Korea about 80,000 soldiers. Gates said the United States will conduct joint military exercises with South Korea, but also supports the UN Security Council action in order to pressure North Korea.
reported that South Korea is the sinking of the investigation report has been turned over to the Council, but China has a veto in the Security Council. According to South Korea is estimated that in 2009 North Korea’s international trade, China’s share ratio up to 79%. Moreover, the China-DPRK relations has a long history.
However, China needs to rely on trade to maintain its economic growth – the first three months of this year, China’s economic growth rate of 11.9%. South Korea is now China’s fourth largest trading partner.
report concluded that the 9, with China and the United States, voted in favor of severe sanctions against Iran. However, after the polls close, the Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Qin Gang at the Foreign Ministry Web site commented that the new sanctions by the adoption of the resolution does not mean that diplomatic efforts to resolve the Iranian nuclear issue to an end. He said: “The international community should, through dialogue and diplomatic means, looking for ways to resolve the current nuclear stand-off.” (Compiled: Spring)