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Tango0104 Jan 2018 1:59 p.m. PST

"China is constructing its second overseas military base in Pakistan as part of a push for greater power projection capabilities along strategic sea routes.

The facility will be built at Jiwani, a port close to the Iranian border on the Gulf of Oman, according to two people familiar with deal.

Plans call for the Jiwani base to be a joint naval and air facility for Chinese forces, located a short distance up the coast from the Chinese-built commercial port facility at Gwadar, Pakistan. Both Gwadar and Jiwani are part of Pakistan's western Baluchistan province…"
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Amicalement
Armand

tsofian Sponsoring Member of TMP04 Jan 2018 1:59 p.m. PST

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I had not seen these before

Personal logo Cacique Caribe Supporting Member of TMP04 Jan 2018 3:02 p.m. PST

Lol. I didn't know that Gwadar was being overrun by Xenos (made in China?)!

Dan

cloudcaptain04 Jan 2018 5:05 p.m. PST

They are 40mm…not as nice as the Treehouse Kids Aliens sets (long OOP). Mix well with the Corps plastic scifi troops at Walmart.

28mm Fanatik04 Jan 2018 5:14 p.m. PST

Some might consider the Chinese to be "alien," legal or otherwise.

Personal logo FingerandToeGlenn Sponsoring Member of TMP05 Jan 2018 9:44 a.m. PST

Down at the bottom of the linked Amazon page is a link to Green Army Men in Yoga poses. How cool is that?

Tango0105 Jan 2018 10:38 a.m. PST

(smile)

Amicalement
Armand

Personal logo Cacique Caribe Supporting Member of TMP05 Jan 2018 11:44 a.m. PST

Maybe the yoga pants are just their warmup pants for this:

YouTube link

Dan

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