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North Korean condemned over failed rocket launch

North Korean condemned over failed rocket launch

North Korea Friday launched a long-range rocket that disintegrated soon after blastoff in what the United States and Asian nations condemned as a “provocative” act threatening regional security. North Korea had said the rocket launch was aimed at putting a […]


Philippine Navy in standoff with Chinese ships

Philippine Navy in standoff with Chinese ships

The Philippines said its biggest warship was locked in a standoff on Wednesday with two Chinese surveillance ships that were blocking the arrest of Chinese fishermen in the disputed South China Sea. The incident is one of the most high-profile […]


The Armoured Vehicles Market 2012-2022

The Armoured Vehicles Market 2012-2022

Armoured vehicles provide the world’s militaries with important mobility and protection in hostile environments. Despite reduced defence budgets affecting many of the world’s leading military nations, armoured vehicles are expected to remain central to defence spending for all leading armed […]


First US Marines arrive in Australia

First US Marines arrive in Australia

The first batch of an expected 2,500 US Marines to be deployed in Australia began work Wednesday as Washington bolsters its presence in a strategically vital region, to the irritation of China. Some 200 Marines touched down in tropical Darwin […]


Russia to Send 4 Warships to Joint Drill with China

Russia to Send 4 Warships to Joint Drill with China

Four Russian warships, as well as support vessels, warplanes, helicopters and naval infantry, will team up with Chinese naval forces in a joint exercise in April, a source in Russia’s Pacific Fleet said on Tuesday. The Russian Navy will be […]


Cutting Navy While Obama Pivots to Asia Does Not Add Up

Cutting Navy While Obama Pivots to Asia Does Not Add Up

You know it’s bad when the President’s own national security adviser calls the Secretary of Defense over for a meeting at the White House to explain exactly how the administration is “pivoting” to Asia yet shrinking the Navy and the […]


The Indian Defense Industry – Market Opportunities and Entry Strategies, Analyses and Forecasts to 2016

The Indian Defense Industry – Market Opportunities and Entry Strategies, Analyses and Forecasts to 2016

This report offers insights into market opportunities and entry strategies adopted by foreign OEMs to gain a market share in the Indian defense industry. The Indian defense industry is one of the fastest-growing global defense markets. India’s defense capital expenditure, […]


China Naval Modernization: Implications for U.S. Navy Capabilities

China Naval Modernization: Implications for U.S. Navy Capabilities

The question of how the United States should respond to China’s military modernization effort, including its naval modernization effort, has emerged as a key issue in U.S. defense planning. The question is of particular importance to the U.S. Navy, because […]


China’s Defence Budget 2012: An Analysis

China’s Defence Budget 2012: An Analysis

China’s Defence Budget for 2012 continues to follow anticipated trend lines in keeping with its plan of carrying out Revolution in Military Affairs in a calibrated, coordinated and comprehensive manner. The actual figures of the Chinese Defence budget continues to […]


 
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