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  1. News - China - DEFENCE

    China's first carrier enters service amid naval tensions

    Posted Sep 25th 2012, 02:06pm by Agence France-Presse in Beijing

    ... China’s first aircraft carrier entered service on Tuesday, the defence ministry in Beijing said, as the country expands its blue-water fleet at a time of increasing maritime tensions ... Security Council to have an aircraft carrier, and comes as Beijing’s economic and political significance grows. Numerous sea trials of the aircraft carrier – which was previously known by China ...

  2. News - China - DEFENCE

    New Chinese law steps up military zone security to keep out 'foreign spies posing as tourists'

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 04:54pm by Andrea Chen

    ... inadvertently," Li Jie, a Beijing-based navy expert, told the South China Morning Post. There had been many instances of fishing boats working in areas that included scheduled routes of naval vessels, ...

  3. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    Beijing angered by Obama's stance on disputed Diaoyu Islands

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 09:36am by Teddy Ng, AFP AND REUTERS

    ... Teddy Ng in Beijing teddy.ng@scmp.com President says US opposes any attempts to undermine Tokyo's control of disputed islands US President Barack Obama has angered Beijing by saying the uninhabited Diaoyu Islands in the East China Sea, which are claimed by China and Japan, would be covered by the US-Japan security treaty. He is the first US president to spell this out. He gave ...

  4. News - China - DEFENCE

    Beijing backs code to prevent conflict at sea along with US and Japan

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 11:19pm by Teddy Ng, Julian Ryall, Reuters

    ... Teddy Ng in Beijing, Julian Ryall in Tokyo and Reuters in Qingdao Ban on radar-locking of weaponry and a clearer system of communication agreed by 21 nations, including Japan and the US, at Qingdao forum Beijing backs code to block conflict at sea China is among 21 countries to have approved a charter aimed at preventing unintended military conflict at sea. Japan, the United States ...

  5. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    Japan, Australia discuss closer military ties and submarine deal in Tokyo talks

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 11:10am by Agence France-Presse in Tokyo

    ... Beijing has intensified its claims over the South China Sea, and has clashed with Hanoi and Manila. Japan’s ties with China have remained sour, due mainly to a territorial dispute in the East ...

  6. News - China - DEFENCE

    PLA flotilla embarks for US-led naval drills

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 03:42am by Minnie Chan

    ... of the Pacific naval drills. "The drills will show China's willingness to cooperate with the US amid their inevitable competition in the Asia Pacific region," said Li Jie, a Beijing ...

  7. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    Australian purchase of submarines on agenda of ministerial talks in Tokyo

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 03:54am by AFP

    ... by the United States, with Beijing ever-more willing to use its might to push territorial and maritime claims. A rash of confrontations in the South China Sea has set off ripples of disquiet ... and volleyball, and drink beer, in a display of unity that will not go unnoticed in Beijing. Philippine naval officials billed the event on the Vietnamese-held Southwest Cay as a chance to show the world ...

  8. News - China - DEFENCE

    Commander appointed to head elite Beijing military unit

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 11:23am by SIJIA JIANG

    ... The unit forms part of the Beijing Military Command, charged with safeguarding the capital, and is considered one of the best trained and equipped forces in the military. Liu is a military veteran ...

  9. News - World - DEFENCE

    US sees China's military might growing quickly, according to Pentagon report

    Posted Jun 06th 2014, 11:45pm by BLOOM

    ... years." The Pentagon report overstates the so-called Chinese military threat and that was "wrong behaviour," the Defence Ministry in Beijing said on its website. "We resolutely ...

  10. News - China - DEFENCE

    China’s army chief kicks off US tour amid frictions in South China Sea

    Posted May 13th 2014, 09:53am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington PLA general expected to face questions over Beijing's run-ins with Asian neighbours during four-day visit China’s military chief will tour American warships today in a four-day US visit that comes amid heightened tensions between Beijing and its Southeast Asian neighbours over territorial disputes. An escalating maritime feud between China ...




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