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Japanese PM warns China against landings

Japanese PM warns China against landings

Japan would respond with force if China attempts to land on the disputed Senkaku Islands, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said in Parliament. Abe was responding to a question about what he was prepared to do if Chinese ships sailing close […]


China’s Second Aircraft Carrier Will Be “Larger”

China’s Second Aircraft Carrier Will Be “Larger”

A senior officer with the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy said on Tuesday that “China will have more than one aircraft carrier.” Song Xue, deputy chief of staff of the PLA Navy, told foreign military attaches at a ceremony to […]


China, Romania key sources of hacking: report

China and Romania were by far the largest sources of confirmed hacking attempts last year, with China’s mostly from state-controlled sources aimed at data theft, a new report said Tuesday. Verizon’s 2013 Data Breach Investigations report said 30 percent of […]


China’s Defense Paper Stresses New Military Employment

China’s Defense Paper Stresses New Military Employment

China on Tuesday issued a white paper on national defense elaborating on its new security challenges in peacetime and the employment of armed forces to cope with them. The document, the eighth of its kind issued by the Chinese government […]


World Military Spending Falls, But China, Russia’s Spending Rises

World Military Spending Falls, But China, Russia’s Spending Rises

World military expenditure totalled $1.75 trillion in 2012, a fall of 0.5 per cent in real terms since 2011, according to figures released today by Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). The comprehensive annual update of the SIPRI Military Expenditure […]


Pentagon: Inaccurate to Say North Korea Has Nuclear-Armed Missiles

Pentagon: Inaccurate to Say North Korea Has Nuclear-Armed Missiles

The Pentagon late Thursday said North Korea does not have nuclear-armed missiles, playing down an intelligence report leaked earlier in the day which said Pyongyang had the capability to build atomic warheads that could be fitted on missiles. Pentagon spokesman […]


North Korea preparing for fourth nuclear test: South

North Korea preparing for fourth nuclear test: South

North Korea appears to be preparing a fourth nuclear test as well as a provocative missile launch, South Korea said Monday, despite an unusually blunt call from China for restraint. Unification Minister Ryoo Kihl-Jae told lawmakers there were “signs” that […]


South Korea Confirms ‘Sign’ North Korea Making Nuclear Test Preparations

South Korea Confirms ‘Sign’ North Korea Making Nuclear Test Preparations

There are further indications North Korea may be preparing to conduct nuclear and missile tests – actions that would again violate international sanctions against it. Amid official concerns in Seoul and Washington that North Korea could be poised to launch […]


Crisis In Northeast Asia Makes The Case For JLENS

Crisis In Northeast Asia Makes The Case For JLENS

It takes a crisis to concentrate the mind. Faced with unusually bellicose rhetoric from the regime in Pyongyang, the Obama Administration reversed course on National Missile Defense (NMD) and is rapidly bolstering its theater air and missile defenses in the […]


 
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