China’s air force conducts combat air patrol in South China Sea
The announcement of the drills came in the middle of a three-day visit to China by the U.S. Navy’s top admiral, Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson, to discuss the South China Sea dispute and ways to boost interactions between the two militaries.State media also reported the head of China’s navy saying on Monday that China will not halt the construction of islands and reefs in the South China Sea. President Barack Obama’s nominee for the next US ambassador to the Philippines, Sung Kim, said the United States would support China-Philippines negotiations that were free from “coercion and undue pressure”.Huangyan Dao, known in English as Scarborough Shoal, is disputed with the Philippines and is seen as a particular flashpoint.”Any attempt to force China to give in through flexing military muscles will only have the opposite effect”.In another snub to worldwide law, Chinese officials announced they’re closing off part of the South China Sea to run naval drills this week. Big Brother’s Jayne had to leave the house for a medical emergency
Later in the show, Jayne returns to the house much to the relief of Jackson who apologies to her and the pair hug it out. He then opted to replace Jayne with Andy West purely based on the fact that he had immunity during Annihilation Week. “We hope that Australia can set more store by worldwide law, and not treat it as a game”, Lu said, repeating that China respected freedom of navigation and overflight in accordance with global law.In Mongolia over the weekend, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang’s effort to promote China’s stance on the South China Sea issue received broad support during the 11th Asian-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Summit. “My goal is to forge a relationship built on frankness and cooperation”.As China moved in with its military to assert its claims, the USA which is backing the smaller states in the area to stand up to Beijing’s bid to forcefully establish control asked China to implement the verdict and settle the row peacefully with its neighbours who have counter claims over the area.”By doing so, we are both exercising our rights in accordance with global law, and safeguarding the dignity of worldwide law”, he said.On China’s artificial islands, Zhang said: “I think the main goal is to provide more public service to the worldwide world, to the global society, but of course there is limited defense use”.The rally was organized by No-U, a Hanoi group that opposes China’s expansive claims in the South China Sea. Shots fired at shopping center in Munich
Officials in Germany fear that Friday’s ” shooting rampage” in Munich , which left as many as 15 dead, was an act of terrorism. Meanwhile, a video allegedly taken of a shooter outside a McDonald’s in Munich is also making the rounds on social media. “I think it is also meant to deter the Philippines and the US from being aggressive in a similar way in the same location”, Schoff said.Meanwhile, two supply ships serving long-range missions – the Honghu and Luomahu – officially joined the service in Zhanjiang, Guangdong province, on Friday, according to the PLA’s Southern Theater Command, which covers the South China Sea.Schoff added that while the USA was not seeking out conflict, it would continue its own demonstrations in the region, potentially boosting the risk of “unsafe” encounters at sea and in the air.The Council on Foreign Relations noted in 2015 that 5.3 trillion dollars of world goods moved through the South China Sea, with 1.2 trillion of that bound for US shores. “China is a military power and we recognize our weakness in the face of that situation”.The Hague tribunal ruled last Tuesday there was no legal basis for China to claim historic rights to resources in areas falling within its nine-dash line, which is based on a map from the 1940s. The Nvidia Titan X graphics card is back and irresponsibly overpowered
Four years ago, Ng helped jumpstart the field of artificial intelligence by using GPUs to build a network of artificial neurons. Jen-Hsun thought that was not doable this in generation of product, but apparently, Brian and his team pulled it off.