Updated 11:29 AM EDT, Tue, Jun 16, 2020

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South Korea Boosting Defense Budget to Record $38.7 Billion to Confront North Korea and China

The proposed budget represents an 8.4 percent increase from 2017.

The new aircraft carrier is likely to boost China's naval prowess.

China Nearing Completion of First Domestically-Built Aircraft Carrier

Chinese Ministry of National Defense reported that the hull of its first domestically built aircraft carrier has been assembled.

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