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China Naval Modernization: Implications for US Navy Capabilities

China Naval Modernization: Implications for US 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 […]


Australia rules out US nuclear aircraft carrier base

Australia rules out US nuclear aircraft carrier base

Australian Defence Minister Stephen Smith has rejected a proposal to base a US nuclear aircraft carrier and other warships in the country, a move that would rankle key trade partner China. The idea of using the Australian navy’s western base, […]


Hackers topple Huawei routers

Hackers topple Huawei routers

Hackers at an infamous Def Con gathering on Sunday were shown how to easily slip into computer networks through some routers made by Chinese electronics colossus Huawei Technologies. “For the 20th anniversary of Def Con the gift his China,” Recurity […]


China Unveils New Soldier Support Equipment

China Unveils New Soldier Support Equipment

According to the briefing, the new individual comprehensive support system developed by the Quartermaster and Equipment Research Institute under the General Logistics Department (GLD) of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) is equipped with such devices as electronic medical tag, […]


China’s Type 90 a Stalking Tiger on World Light Tracked Vehicle Market

China’s Type 90 a Stalking Tiger on World Light Tracked Vehicle Market

In its annual analysis “The Market for Light Tracked Vehicles,” the Forecast International Weapons Group reports that it expects the market to produce nearly 9,300 units, worth more than $19.7 billion, through 2021. The international market for light tracked vehicles […]


China unveils blockbuster foreign energy deal

China unveils blockbuster foreign energy deal

China’s state-owned energy colossus CNOOC unveiled a $15.1 billion bid to buy Canada’s Nexen Monday, in what would be the largest-ever foreign commercial purchase by the oil-hungry nation. Seven years after political panic about China’s thirst for global energy assets […]


Taiwan to get new powerful rocket system: report

Taiwan to get new powerful rocket system: report

Taiwan is scheduled to take delivery next month of a powerful multiple-launch rocket system aimed at neutralizing former rival China’s amphibious landing capabilities, local media reported Sunday. The weapon, called Ray Ting 2000 or “Thunder 2000″, will be put into […]


Taiwan tests new weapons in China war simulation

Taiwan tests new weapons in China war simulation

Taiwan for the first time Monday tested how a fleet of advanced submarine hunting aircraft and attack helicopters would be utilised in the event of an attack by rival China, officials and media said. The weapons were included at the […]


India’s Aircraft Carrier Ambitions Take A Dive

India’s Aircraft Carrier Ambitions Take A Dive

Just when the US is seeking to “rebalance” 60% of its formidable naval fleet towards the Asia-Pacific region, and China steams ahead to commission its first aircraft carrier this year, India’s long-standing aim to operate two full-blown carrier battle groups […]


 
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