Britain, having once possessed virtually all of the world’s strategic sea gates, now controls only two, including Gibraltar, pictured here.
Britain, having once possessed virtually all of the world’s strategic sea gates, now controls only two, including Gibraltar, pictured here.

The Great Sea Gate Contest

October 23, 2006  •  From theTrumpet.com
The current push by China to control the world’s seaways is but part of a massive change in the world order.
 

Not many years ago, Britain ruled the global seaways and controlled virtually every strategic sea gate on the planet.

The miraculous victories of the British nation vanquishing the Spanish Armada in 1588 and sinking the cream of the combined French and Spanish fleets at Trafalgar in 1805 opened the way for Britain to be gifted these assets.

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