I’ll leave it to people that have actually read a book on China to put two,
China warned Japan to respect its “indisputable sovereignty” over a string of islands in the East China Sea both countries lay claim to Wednesday. Japan summoned the Chinese ambassador in Tokyo as three Chinese patrol boats approached the islands.
and two together,
In 2002, United Technologies Corporation was coming off its most profitable year ever. The various units of UTC, which owns businesses ranging from helicopter manufacturer Sikorsky to Otis (“the world’s leading manufacturer, installer, and maintainer of elevators”), had a net income of $1.9 billion off $27.8 billion in sales in 2001. Pratt & Whitney, the aircraft engine unit of UTC, was poised to bring in billions more from defense contracts, supplying the engines for Lockheed-Martin’s F-22 Raptor, the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program, and the Boeing C-17 Globemaster III cargo plane.