It is the first of China's new generation of destroyers. The destroyer is equipped with new air defence, anti-missile, anti-ship and anti-submarine weapons.
The new destroyer is in addition to two aircraft carriers that China intends to deploy, which is being seen as them competing with the United States and India in the Indian Ocean.
Perhaps more importantly, it will form the backbone of China's "maritime anti-missile system together with 052D destroyer", the Global Times quoted one Chinese analyst as saying.
Rand Paul Says Trump Open to His Health Care Ideas Vice President Mike Pence will also host four senators Tuesday night for dinner at the Naval Observatory: Sens. Senator McConnell had been pushing for a vote ahead of the July 4 recess that starts at the end of the week.
It is believed to be of the 055 type.
Experts say it could also play a key role in protecting China's nuclear missile submarines in the disputed South China Sea.
China claims nearly all the South China Sea that is believed to have huge deposits of oil and gas but other countries such as Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam also have claims to the sea.
Beijing has also long nurtured resentment against Japan over its past invasion of China, and their dispute over a group of tiny, uninhabited islands in the East China Sea has at times threatened to break out into open confrontation.
China has been producing warships at a rapid pace thus modernising its navy and boosting its armed forces.
The legislation would also restrict the White House from easing sanctions in the future without congressional approval. Allow broad new sanctions on key sectors of Russia's economy, including mining, metals, shipping and railways.
An agreement reached in 2004 was supported by Turkish Cypriots but overwhelmingly rejected by the island's Greek speakers. Eide said that the Greek-Cypriot and Turkish-Cypriot positions still diverge on the issue of security and guarantees.
Rookie Jorge Bonifacio clubbed his 11th home run in the first inning against Blue Jays starter Francisco Liriano . Detroit at least had the excuse of trying to win a World Series, while the Royals have their rings.
The Court's decision establishes that religious institutions with a secular intent may not be excluded from state programs. The state program gives grants to nonprofits seeking a safer recreational environment for children.
It seems like that's not the case as the company has earlier promised the Android O update for OnePlu 3 and 3T. The team chose to focus on 1080p stabilization as well as stabilization for the selfie camera.
The specs are unknown but we expect a mid-range chip like that of past year , probably the Snapdragon 626. In the past few weeks, we have seen a number of new ASUS devices on TENAA and from some other sources.
The landmark case was taken up on Monday - two years to the day after America's top court legalised same-sex marriage nationwide. Runkles-Pearson said the Sweet Cakes by Melissa case, and others like it, are challenges to anti-discrimination laws.
"But we're still working toward getting at least 50 people in a comfortable place" to vote for the measure, McConnell said . While Democratic opposition to the bill, as expected, is high, GOP support for the Senate GOP's plan is very soft.
AMD announces Vega Frontier Edition prices
As for the Radeon RX Vega, we'll have to wait for wait until late July to get more details on that gamer-centric graphics card. After months of leaks and rumours the first Vega core AMD GPUs have finally hit the shelves.
Senate punts, then 3 new Republicans oppose health care bill
The Congressional Budget Office on Monday predicted that 22 million people will lose coverage if the Senate bill becomes law. Moderates say they can't vote for a bill that would see the number of uninsured Americans balloon to pre-Obamacare levels.
Theresa May wants 'major national inquiry' after Grenfell fire
Addressing a meeting of her cabinet, May promised "a major national investigation" in how this had happened, her spokesman said. A strict Government interpretation of building regulations has been blamed for scores of high-rise towers failing fire tests.
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Days and Nights at the Disneyland Resort
Disney is used to adoring fans but one man has topped them all, visiting its California theme park 2,000 days in a row. Many times he says he'll just walk around or find a place to sit and watch people while listening to the area music.
Dodge Offers SRT Appearance Package for Durango
Notably, an electric power steering system replaces the hydraulic system, likely to contend with turning the wider tires. After all, the Durango R/T won't have the same performance as the 475-horsepower SRT model.
Europe's once positive world view of US slips under Trump
The latest survey results showed that more positive views of the USA were expressed by Canadians on the political right. Meanwhile, 64 percent expressed confidence in former President Barack Obama's presidency on the same parameters.