Admiral John Richardson expressed concern about Beijing’s activities in the South China Sea. Photo: Kyodo Admiral John Richardson expressed concern about Beijing’s activities in the South China Sea. Photo: Kyodo
Admiral John Richardson expressed concern about Beijing’s activities in the South China Sea. Photo: Kyodo

US navy planning to boost presence in western Pacific over North Korean nuclear crisis

Reinforcements may be needed to counter threat, senior commander says, but Chinese analysts argue move could be used to curb Beijing’s ambitions

Topic |   China's military
Admiral John Richardson expressed concern about Beijing’s activities in the South China Sea. Photo: Kyodo Admiral John Richardson expressed concern about Beijing’s activities in the South China Sea. Photo: Kyodo
Admiral John Richardson expressed concern about Beijing’s activities in the South China Sea. Photo: Kyodo
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