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US rejects China’s offer over disputed islands

US rejects China’s offer over disputed islands

The United States on Friday swiftly rejected a suggestion by a top Chinese military official who said that disputed South China Sea islands could be used for international rescue and relief operations. Beijing has been roundly criticized by the West […]


No Deal: Intel Can’t Sell Chips to China Over US Nuclear Fears

No Deal: Intel Can’t Sell Chips to China Over US Nuclear Fears

The US has banned Intel from selling China chips it requires to update its Tianhe-2 supercomputer – the world’s largest – over concerns that it will be used for “nuclear explosive activities.” The Tianhe-2 can perform a quadrillion mathematical calculations […]


China Says New Domestic Seaplane Will Protect Maritime Rights

China Says New Domestic Seaplane Will Protect Maritime Rights

China will be able to use its first domestically developed amphibious plane to enhance its operational capability at sea and safeguard its maritime interests, according to the aircraft’s chief designer. “The primary uses of the AG-600 will be forest fire […]


US, Japan widen defense ties in historic sea change

US, Japan widen defense ties in historic sea change

The United States and Japan unveiled new rules for defense cooperation in a historic move that will give Japanese forces a wider global role amid concerns over China’s rising sway. Under the revised guidelines, Japan could come to the aid […]


China to Deliver 50 More JF-17 Thunder Jets to Pakistan

China to Deliver 50 More JF-17 Thunder Jets to Pakistan

China will deliver another fifty JF-17 Thunder fighters to Pakistan over a period of three years, Radio Pakistan reported. The Head of Chinese Aircraft Industry told a Chinese daily that under the contract signed between the two countries, Pakistan will […]


China poised to take ‘de facto control’ of South China Sea: Philippines

China poised to take ‘de facto control’ of South China Sea: Philippines

Beijing is poised to take “de facto control” of the South China Sea, the Philippines warned Sunday, but its call for a robust Southeast Asian response at a regional summit was shot down. Vietnam, the Philippines, Malaysia and Brunei claim […]


China’s Expanding African Relations: Implications for U.S. National Security

China’s Expanding African Relations: Implications for U.S. National Security

China’s rapidly increasing involvement in Africa has fed fears of renewed geopolitical competition with the United States, but the reality is more complicated and nuanced, according to a new RAND Corporation study. Activities by China in Africa have increased dramatically […]


Colombia orders Chinese ship with weapons to sail for Cuba

Colombia orders Chinese ship with weapons to sail for Cuba

A court ordered a Cuba-bound Chinese ship loaded with undeclared weapons to sail for Havana on Tuesday, saying the arms could not be unloaded and might pose a safety threat. Da Dan Xia, which has been held since last month, […]


China Shocks US With Unbelievable Progress of Airstrip in South China Sea

China Shocks US With Unbelievable Progress of Airstrip in South China Sea

New satellite imagery shows the extent of China’s construction of artificial islands in the South China Sea. Fiery Cross Reef could soon serve as a military-grade runway in the middle of the ocean. And despite its own military presence in […]


 
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