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New Chinese Air Defense Zone Is Latest Move In Beijing’s Strategy to Dominate East Asia

New Chinese Air Defense Zone Is Latest Move In Beijing’s Strategy to Dominate East Asia

For more than a decade, the Chinese government has been pursuing a deliberate, yet indirect strategy to establish de facto control over the waters and airspace adjacent to its mainland. This program has a number of facets: historical, political, economic […]


China blasts US panel for ‘Cold War’ thinking

China blasts US panel for ‘Cold War’ thinking

China hit back at the US Thursday over a document that called Beijing’s growing military a threat to Washington’s armed dominance in Asia, accusing its authors of a “Cold War mentality”. China’s military spending is soaring and the modernisation of […]


The 2013 Asia Aerospace & Defense Industry Outlook

The 2013 Asia Aerospace & Defense Industry Outlook

AlixPartners, the global advisory firm, today released the findings of its annual Asia Aerospace & Defense Industry Outlook. Set against a highly fluid global marketplace for airlines, aerospace and defense manufacturers, and service and maintenance companies, Asia-Pacific remains a profitable […]


Army seeking in-depth engagements in Asia-Pacific theater

Army seeking in-depth engagements in Asia-Pacific theater

Countries throughout the Asia-Pacific region are “excited by our increased participation here,” said the Army component commander for that area. “We intend to put into motion a pathway of activity (for the Army) into multiple countries for extended periods of […]


Taiwan Warns of Potential Strategic Shift In East Asia

Taiwan Warns of Potential Strategic Shift In East Asia

In its annual national defense report, Taiwan’s Ministry of National Defense warns its neighbors, the United States and its own people that by 2020 the People’s Republic of China will be able to conduct a successful invasion of the island. […]


Extensive Naval Re-Armament Programs Spur Global Military Naval Market

Extensive Naval Re-Armament Programs Spur Global Military Naval Market

The implementation of extensive naval re-armament programmes, particularly in the Middle East, Asia-Pacific and Russia, has been a key growth factor for global military vessels and support in service (SIS) market. The market development has also been supported by the […]


US Significantly Boosts Military Funding For Southeast Asia

US Significantly Boosts Military Funding For Southeast Asia

The United States has announced a major increase in U.S. funding for military education and training programs in Southeast Asia. U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel made the announcement Sunday during a speech at the Malaysian Institute of Defense and Security […]


Hagel, Chang Seek to Bolster Military-To-Military Relations

Hagel, Chang Seek to Bolster Military-To-Military Relations

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Chinese Minister of National Defense Gen. Chang Wanquan today announced that their countries will take a series of steps to improve military-to-military relations. Speaking to reporters at a Pentagon news conference, both leaders said that […]


China’s defense minister at Pentagon for talks Monday

China’s defense minister at Pentagon for talks Monday

The Pentagon will host China’s Defense Minister General Chang Wanquan for talks Monday at a time of “positive momentum” in military relations between the two countries, a US official said. Chang was due to start his visit Friday in Hawaii […]


 
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