Comments:martin14: won't mean dick if we can't defend it.
Yep, and we can't.
And China's claims will mean something if they have the ability to defend them.
GreenTiger: The Chinese didn't launch that Air Craft Carrier for looks, they will use it.
As what a drilling platform or a mega trawler? We're going to have to defend it from the likes of Exxon, Shell, Nexen and Enbridge. And the processors who'll gladly send the fish to China to filet, freeze, package and label "Product of Canada" and ship it back to WalMart.
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