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The Evolving Military Balance in the Korean Peninsula and Northeast Asia

The Evolving Military Balance in the Korean Peninsula and Northeast Asia

“The Evolving Military Balance in the Korean Peninsula and Northeast Asia” describes the strategy, force deployments, and the military balance in potential current and future scenarios involving the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Republic of Korea, People’s Republic of China, […]


Snowden exit: Hong Kong revels in its rule of law

Snowden exit: Hong Kong revels in its rule of law

Hong Kong has risked the threat of US reprisals in allowing Edward Snowden to leave. But its government insists that the rule of law took primacy for a territory that jealously guards its separateness from mainland China. On social media, […]


China army newspaper hits out at US’s PRISM program

China army newspaper hits out at US’s PRISM program

China’s official army newspaper Sunday branded the United States Internet surveillance programme exposed by former spy Edward Snowden as “frightening”, and accused the US of being a “habitual offender” when it comes to network monitoring. The People’s Liberation Army (PLA) […]


China Successfully Launches Shenzhou-10 Spacecraft

China Successfully Launches Shenzhou-10 Spacecraft

China successfully launched its fifth manned spacecraft on Tuesday afternoon, announced Zhang Youxia, chief commander of China’s manned space program. Shenzhou-10, atop an upgraded Long March-2F carrier rocket, blasted off from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China late […]


China’s First Aircraft Carrier Leaves Homeport for Sea Trials

China’s First Aircraft Carrier Leaves Homeport for Sea Trials

China’s first aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, has left its homeport of Qingdao in east China’s Shandong Province to conduct scientific experiments and sea training, naval authorities said Tuesday. This was the first time for the carrier to leave its homeport […]


Taiwan renews arms sales call amid US-China summit

Taiwan renews arms sales call amid US-China summit

Taiwan urged the United States Sunday to continue arming it with defensive weapons as it kept a wary eye on the first summit between US President Barack Obama and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping. During the meeting in California, the […]


NATO to set up cyber-defence rapid reaction teams

NATO to set up cyber-defence rapid reaction teams

NATO defence ministers agreed Tuesday to set up rapid reaction teams to help defend the military alliance against a growing number of cyber-attacks, many of them blamed on China. “In the progress report we have adopted today, we agreed to […]


China, India, Pakistan boost nuclear arsenals: study

China, India, Pakistan boost nuclear arsenals: study

Three of the world’s nuclear powers — China, India and Pakistan — have increased their arsenals over the past year, while the other five have cut their strength or kept it stable, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute said Monday. […]


Chinese patrols in Asian seas ‘legitimate’: general

Chinese patrols in Asian seas ‘legitimate’: general

Chinese warships will continue to patrol waters where Beijing has territorial claims, a top general said Sunday, amid simmering rows with neighbouring countries over the South China Sea and islands controlled by Japan. Lieutenant General Qi Jianguo, deputy chief of […]


 
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