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Russia, China oppose military intervention in Middle East

Russia, China oppose military intervention in Middle East

Leaders of a grouping led by Russia and China on Thursday issued a statement opposing military intervention in the Middle East, a day after opposition claims that Syrian forces had killed 100 people. The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) also called […]


Bell Helicopter To Open First Flight Training School In China

Bell Helicopter To Open First Flight Training School In China

Bell Helicopter announced today it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to open the first Bell Helicopter authorized flight training school in China. Bell Helicopter and Guanchen Aviation signed the MOU during the opening ceremony of the 4th Annual […]


Chinese Media Issue Warning On US Military Shift

Chinese Media Issue Warning On US Military Shift

Chinese state media warned Tuesday, that Washington’s planned military shift towards the Asia-Pacific threatens to create rifts between the two countries and may upset regional stability. The warnings come days after Defense Secretary Leon Panetta outlined a plan to transfer […]


Pentagon chief heads to India amid US focus on Asia

Pentagon chief heads to India amid US focus on Asia

Defense Secretary Leon Panetta headed to India on Tuesday for talks focusing on Washington’s strategic shift towards Asia, as US officials eye New Delhi as a potentially pivotal partner. Security ties to India have steadily improved in recent years but […]


Putin in China to cement key alliance

Putin in China to cement key alliance

Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in China on Tuesday for a three-day visit aimed at bolstering a crucial alliance that has seen the giant neighbours block further action against Syria. Both energy and foreign policy cooperation are high on the […]


Dempsey Details Plan For ‘Singapore-Managed’ Ships

Dempsey Details Plan For ‘Singapore-Managed’ Ships

The Littoral Combat Ships that will soon begin rotational deployment to Singapore are an example of the increased military engagement called for under the U.S. Asia-Pacific strategy, Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey said today. En route from Singapore to the […]


‘Europe must rethink defence’ after US naval shift to Asia

‘Europe must rethink defence’ after US naval shift to Asia

France said Sunday Europe needed to rethink its defence strategy as the US repositions the majority of its naval fleet to the Pacific. French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said questions relating to Europe’s defence framework have emerged due to […]


US sees strategic role for Vietnam’s southern port

US sees strategic role for Vietnam’s southern port

US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Sunday a former port used by US forces in the Vietnam War could play a pivotal role in the American military’s shift towards the Asia-Pacific. Panetta’s visit to Cam Ranh Bay was the first […]


China and Japan begin direct currency trading

China and Japan begin direct currency trading

China and Japan started direct currency trading on Friday as Beijing marked another stage on its journey to foster the yuan’s use internationally in line with its growing economic clout. Market participants can now swap Japanese yen for Chinese yuan […]


 
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