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China's new aircraft carrier enters service at South China Sea base

Reuters Tuesday, 17 December 2019
China commissioned its first domestically built aircraft carrier into service on Tuesday at a key base on the shores of the disputed South China Sea, in another big step in the country's ambitious military modernization.
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