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Explainer: What are the main areas of...

Explainer: What are the main areas of...

World

Thu, Jul 23 2020

US President Donald Trump has accused China of a lack of transparency about the coronavirus, which first...

US aircraft carriers return to South...

US aircraft carriers return to South...

East Asia

Fri, Jul 17 2020

The USS Nimitz and USS Ronald Reagan carried out operations and military exercises in the contested waterway...

US rejects China's claims in South China...

US rejects China's claims in South China...

North America

Tue, Jul 14 2020

'The world will not allow Beijing to treat the South China Sea as its maritime empire'

US rejects China's claims in South China...

US rejects China's claims in South China...

World

Tue, Jul 14 2020

The United States has long opposed China’s expansive territorial claims on the South China Sea,...

OP-ED: Friends with benefits

OP-ED: Friends with benefits

Mozammil Ahmad

Thu, Jul 9 2020

What holds next for India’s relationship with Bangladesh amidst the Indo-China conflict?

US aircraft carriers conduct drills...

US aircraft carriers conduct drills...

East Asia

Sun, Jul 5 2020

The USS Nimitz and USS Ronald Reagan conducted dual carrier operations in the waterway to 'support...

N Korea fires 3 projectiles into sea,...

N Korea fires 3 projectiles into sea,...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Mar 9 2020

After a three-month halt in missile testing, North Korea tested an MLRS on March 2

Beijing says 'ready to work' with Asean...

Beijing says 'ready to work' with Asean...

East Asia

Sun, Nov 3 2019

The agreement, set to be finished in 2021, will lay out conduct guidelines for the sea along with conflict...

Warships and aircraft ready for first...

Warships and aircraft ready for first...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 2 2019

The first Asean-US Maritime Exercise (AUMX) between the regional bloc and Washington lasts for five days,...

China upbeat on US trade talks, but...

China upbeat on US trade talks, but...

Business

Mon, Feb 11 2019

The latest talks kicked off with working level discussions on Monday before high-level discussions later...

Tough South China Sea talks ahead as...

Tough South China Sea talks ahead as...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 31 2018

Hanoi wants the pact to outlaw many of the actions China has carried out across the hotly disputed waterway...

Japanese carrier drills with British...

Japanese carrier drills with British...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Sep 27 2018

Japan, which is embroiled in separate territorial dispute with China in the neighbouring East China Sea,...

British warship sails near South China...

British warship sails near South China...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Sep 6 2018

The British Navy has previously sailed close to the disputed Spratly Islands, further south in the South...

Why China and Russia are obsessed with...

Why China and Russia are obsessed with...

Opinion

Thu, Aug 30 2018

It may be a sign of real conflict to come

Mattis becomes first US defence chief...

Mattis becomes first US defence chief...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jun 26 2018

Taiwan is a core concern of China's when it comes to relations with Washington

Mattis visits China amid Korea talks,...

Mattis visits China amid Korea talks,...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jun 25 2018

The visit to China comes amid bilateral strains that cross multiple sectors

Taiwan holds large-scale military drills...

Taiwan holds large-scale military drills...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Jun 7 2018

Taiwan has accused China of using dollar diplomacy to lure away its allies, promising generous aid packages,...

US weighs more South China Sea patrols...

US weighs more South China Sea patrols...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Jun 3 2018

A more assertive Pentagon approach already appears to have started

Mattis accuses China of South China...

Mattis accuses China of South China...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Jun 3 2018

His broadside drew a sharp rebuke from a Chinese general

US warships sail near South China Sea...

US warships sail near South China Sea...

Asia Pacific

Sun, May 27 2018

The US military did not directly comment on Sunday's operation, but said US forces operate in the...

Chinese fighter jets complete night...

Chinese fighter jets complete night...

Asia Pacific

Sat, May 26 2018

Its navy has also been taking an increasingly prominent role in recent months, with the Liaoning sailing...