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© GRAPHIC NEWS

Graphic shows island reefs where China is building new hangars, and specifications of Vietnam’s EXTRA rocket artillery system.
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South China Sea military build up

By Jordi Bou

August 10, 2016 - Vietnam has fortified several islands in the disputed South China Sea with mobile rocket launchers capable of striking Chinese bases across the vital trade route. The move follows China’s construction of reinforced aircraft hangars on islands under its control.

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PUBLISHED: 10/08/2016; STORY: Graphic News
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