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US and China launched space weapon tests: documents

US and China launched space weapon tests: documents

The United States and China both used advanced missiles to blow up their own satellites in a mutual show of military strength, documents published in Thursday’s Telegraph newspaper showed. The memos, leaked by the WikiLeaks website, revealed that the US […]


US, UK medical Soldiers conduct joint training

US, UK medical Soldiers conduct joint training

Soldiers of U.S. Army Europe’s 67th Forward Surgical Team (Airborne) and the United Kingdom’s 208th Field Hospital (Liverpool) conducted Operation Starlight II January 21-23, at the Army Medical Simulation Training Center in Strensall, England. The joint hospital training exercise was […]


Gates: No Doubt President Hu Controls Chinese Military

Gates: No Doubt President Hu Controls Chinese Military

U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates says he has no doubt that Chinese President Hu Jintao is in charge of the military, despite what he calls a “disconnect” between China’s military and civilian leadership. Speaking to students in Tokyo Friday, Gates […]


New Chinese arms aimed at US: military chief

New Chinese arms aimed at US: military chief

China’s new weapons programs, including the J-20 stealth aircraft, appear to be directed against the United States, the highest-ranking US military officer said Wednesday. “China is investing in very high-end, high-tech capabilities and the question that is always out there […]


J-20 Fighter test overshadows US-China defense talks

J-20 Fighter test overshadows US-China defense talks

Beijing: A test flight of China’s new stealth fighter jet on Tuesday overshadowed a US bid to shore up uneasy military relations, underscoring a growing rivalry between the two powers. Chinese state media carried images of the purported debut flight […]


Gates: US, China must cooperate as world powers

Gates: US, China must cooperate as world powers

The United States and China are world powers that need to cooperate, Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates said Jan. 10, in Beijing. At a news conference after their meeting at the Bayi Building, Gates and Gen. Liang Guanglie, China’s minister […]


US, China play down military rivalry

US, China play down military rivalry

The defence chiefs of the United States and China on Monday sought to play down a growing military rivalry between the two countries, saying both sides wanted to bolster security ties to ease tensions. US Defense Secretary Robert Gates and […]


US concerned over China’s new weapons: Gates

US concerned over China’s new weapons: Gates

US Defense Secretary Robert Gates on Saturday voiced concern over China’s latest hi-tech weaponry and called for an improvement in uneasy military relations with Beijing to help defuse tensions. Speaking to reporters en route to Beijing for three days of […]


Iraq To Buy 26 Billion Dollars Worth Of Armaments From USA

Iraq To Buy 26 Billion Dollars Worth Of Armaments From USA

Iraq will buy armaments worth $13 billion from the United States by 2013 and will spend another $13 bn on weapons later, a Baghdad newspaper reported citing an Iraqi Defense Ministry spokesman. Al Ittihad quoted Major General Mohammed Al Askari […]


 
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