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New China missile unit near Taiwan: spy chief

New China missile unit near Taiwan: spy chief

Taiwan’s top intelligence chief said China had deployed a new missile unit near the island, a lawmaker revealed Thursday, sparking concerns about the fragility of ties with the mainland. Tsai Teh-sheng, head of the National Security Bureau, described the new […]


Pakistan asks China to help build naval base

Pakistan asks China to help build naval base

Pakistan wants China to build a naval base at a deep-sea port in southwestern Baluchistan province, its defence minister said Sunday, while also inferring that Washington was a fair weather friend. Ahmad Mukhtar, who accompanied Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani […]


India says Sino-Pakistan ties a ‘serious concern’

India says Sino-Pakistan ties a ‘serious concern’

India views with “serious concern” growing defence ties between China and Pakistan and says it will have to bolster its own military capabilities to meet the challenge. “It is a matter of serious concern for us. The main thing is […]


Arms sales to Taiwan damage US-China ties: Chen

Arms sales to Taiwan damage US-China ties: Chen

A top Chinese general said Wednesday that further US arms sales to Taiwan could damage fledgling military ties between Washington and Beijing, and that it amounted to American meddling. When asked by a reporter if US weapons sales to Taiwan […]


China downplays UN nuclear report

China downplays UN nuclear report

Beijing on Tuesday downplayed a United Nations report indicating that prohibited missile technology was shared by North Korea and Iran through a third country that diplomats have said was China. “This so-called ‘internal UN document’ is a UN expert group […]


US, China bid to bolster military ties

US, China bid to bolster military ties

The US military will lay out the red carpet next week for China’s military chief as Washington renews its effort to forge a defense dialogue with Beijing despite tensions and mutual distrust. People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Chief of General Staff […]


US in new push to break China Internet firewall

US in new push to break China Internet firewall

The United States plans to pump millions of dollars into new technology to break through Internet censorship overseas amid a heightened crackdown on dissent in China, officials said Tuesday. State Department officials said they would give $19 million to efforts […]


China, Central Asian countries hold anti-terror drill

China, Central Asian countries hold anti-terror drill

China, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan conducted a joint anti-terror drill in the restive western region Xinjiang, where anger against Beijing has led to attacks on police, state media reported Saturday. The one-day exercise on Friday was aimed at better coordinating efforts […]


China urges world to back Pakistan in terror fight

China urges world to back Pakistan in terror fight

China reaffirmed its support on Thursday for efforts by its ally Pakistan to combat terrorism after the killing of Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden by US forces, and urged the world to help Islamabad. Foreign ministry spokeswoman Jiang Yu stopped […]


 
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