• Sunday, Nov 18, 2018
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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...

China air force lands bombers on South...

China air force lands bombers on South...

Asia Pacific

Sat, May 19 2018

The notice, published on the PLAAF’s Weibo microblogging account, did not provide the precise location...

Vietnam unit of Russia's Rosneft fears...

Vietnam unit of Russia's Rosneft fears...

World

Thu, May 17 2018

Rosneft said its Vietnamese unit had started drilling at the LD-3P well, part of the Lan Do “Red...

After China's massive drill, US patrols...

After China's massive drill, US patrols...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Apr 11 2018

The United States has criticised China's apparent militarisation of manmade islands and carried out regular...

Japan launches first marines since WWII...

Japan launches first marines since WWII...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Apr 7 2018

The formation of the Japanese marine brigade is controversial because amphibious units can project military...

How Beijing is winning

How Beijing is winning

Opinion

Wed, Apr 4 2018

Nobody wants to challenge China’s claim over the South China Sea

Asean leaders tackle Rohingya crisis,...

Asean leaders tackle Rohingya crisis,...

World

Sun, Mar 18 2018

With the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade pact, without the United States, now signed, Turnbull urged...

Vietnam seeks to pacify China as landmark...

Vietnam seeks to pacify China as landmark...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Mar 4 2018

The Vinson arrives amid repeated signals from the administration of US President Donald Trump that it...

India plans closer Southeast Asia maritime...

India plans closer Southeast Asia maritime...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 24 2018

Narendra Modi has invited the leaders of all ten Asean nations to join him in the Republic Day celebrations...

China says US warship violated its South...

China says US warship violated its South...

World

Mon, Jan 22 2018

Two US officials have confirmed that the USS Hopper had sailed within 12 nautical miles of Scarborough...

Chinese report says South China Sea...

Chinese report says South China Sea...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Dec 25 2017

The number was broadly similar to one provided by a US think tank earlier this month

World's largest amphibious aircraft...

World's largest amphibious aircraft...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Dec 24 2017

Xinhua news agency said the aircraft was the 'protector spirit of the sea, islands and reefs'