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Poison shrimp, porcupines, and dolphins: Singapore is packing some serious heat:

Singapore's military has a problem that has been with it since the city-state's birth as an independent nation. The problem is Singapore itself — it is tiny . The city sits on an island that runs 31 miles from east to west and 16 miles from north to south. In terms of room to maneuver, the available area is microscopic. Singapore's air force has so little airspace that it conducts flight training in the United States and elsewhere. The Japanese capture of Singapore from the British during World War II showed that all it took to lose so-called "Fortress Singapore" was one bad week. But who would threaten Singapore today? Relations between Singapore and the nation that borders it, Malaysia, are good, perhaps as good as they've ever been. But that hasn't always been the case. In the 1980s and 1990s, relations between the two countries were dominated by the personal dislike be...

Full article: https://news.vice.com/article/poison-shrimp-porcupines-an...

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