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Chinese-Funded Naval Base in Cambodia Looks Strikingly Familiar

Cambodia’s Chinese-built Ream naval base is reportedly nearing completion. The base has long been controversial, with U.S. defense officials charging that it could serve as a Chinese naval base.

Satellite images show that a pier that could house an aircraft carrier is close to completion. It has a similar size and design as a pier at the Chinese naval base in Djibouti. However, it remains unclear whether this proves how the facilities will be used.

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