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CNO: Pacific Pivot Works; Full Speed Ahead On Chinese Relations

Posted by Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. on


SEA of JAPAN (March 6, 2012) - U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19), middle, Republic of Korea (ROK) navy destroyer ROKS Sejong the Great (DDG 991), front, and ROK navy destroyer ROKS Chungmugong Yi Sun-sin sail in formation while on patrol. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Steven Khor)

WASHINGTON:  The much-debated “pivot to Asia” works even in the face of sequestration and is reassuring our Pacific allies that we will stand behind them, the Navy’s most senior officer said on his return from the region. “Our budget situation is tough, [but] it’s not going to stop the rebalance,” pledged Adm. Jonathan Greenert, chief… Keep reading →

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