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PREMIUM: US to harden Guam against Chinese attack

23rd July 2020 - 14:00 GMT | by Gordon Arthur in Christchurch

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The US is seeking to station Aegis Ashore on Guam, its westernmost territory, by 2026. The purpose is to give ballistic missile protection for the strategically important island against possible attack by the People‚Äôs Liberation Army (PLA).

A US Army Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) battery has been ...

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