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Chinese bombers are increasingly active and flying farther from China's shores, according to a Department of Defense report released Thursday. The Pentagon suspects that China might be training for strikes against US targets as well as sending a message to other regional actors that Chinese capabilities are improving. The US is watching Chinese activities carefully as China's power grows in what the Pentagon argues is an era of renewed "great power competition." Chinese bombers are much more active and operating farther from Chinese shores at an increased frequency, and the Pentagon thinks they are likely training for strikes on US targets, according to the 2018 China Military Power Report.