China appears to be ramping up construction on its new Antarctic station
NBC News, 2023-04-19
Beijing is “undertaking the most significant expansion of its footprint there in a decade,” according to a new report based on satellite images.
Australia would be ‘naive’ to think China’s new Antarctic station not for surveillance, analyst says
The Guardian, 2023-04-19
National security experts express concern over resumed construction of a Chinese station which could be used for intelligence operations
China has ramped up construction on its new Antarctic station, new report reveals
CNN on MSN.com, 2023-04-19
China is making “significant progress” building the country’s fifth research facility in Antarctica after a several years-long lull in construction, according to a report by the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS).
China ramps up construction on new Antarctic station, report says
China is increasing its Antarctic footprint according to new satellite imagery that shows construction has resumed on the country’s fifth station in the southern polar region.
Surveillance fears as China resumes construction on fifth Antarctic base
The Guardian, 2023-04-18
Satellite images show building work for first time since 2018 amid concern about Beijing’s growing polar presence
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China ramps up construction on new Antarctic station – report
China is increasing its Antarctic footprint according to new satellite imagery collected by a Washington-based think tank that shows construction has resumed for the first time since 2018 on the country’s fifth station in the southern polar region.
China ramps up construction on new Antarctic station, says report
India Today on MSN.com, 2023-04-19
A Washington-based think tank released new satellite imagery which showed China has resumed its construction in Antarctica for the first time since 2018.