Image credit: China Photos/Getty Images
May 05, 2021
US eyes using Japan's submarines to 'choke' Chinese navy
Source: Nikkei Asia
Journalist Ken Moriyasu
For all its massive military buildup, China has some weaknesses that are hard to overcome. One of them is geography.
"When you look at China's submarine bases, every single one of them has a fair bit of shallow water that their submarines have to transit through in order to get to deep water," Tom Shugart, a former U.S. Navy submariner, told Nikkei Asia.
Read the full story and more from Nikkei Asia.