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  1. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    US moves closer to reviving bases in Philippines as part of focus on Asia

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 11:18pm by Raissa Robles

    ... into the American camp without permission from the American camp commander". Casiple said one solution being considered was the Philippines establishing a base in Subic Bay, which would be used by the Americans. Subic Bay is a former US naval base facing the South China Sea which the US abandoned in 1992 after the Philippines demanded a formal agreement on bases be established. Among the sticking ...

  2. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    Russia gets cosy again in cold war port

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... Vietnam's strategic Cam Ranh Bay Russia gets comfy in cold war port The Russians, it seems, are once again getting themselves nice and cosy in Vietnam's Cam Ranh Bay- the prized South China Sea ... to international navies. Shoigu also pushed Thanh to approve a "five-star" resort near Cam Ranh Bay to house both Russian and Vietnamese troops, according to diplomats and state-press reports- ...

  3. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    US wants to step up military role in the Philippines

    Posted Jul 14th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... that is officially considered temporary. The US has also used its former naval base in Subic Bay for ship visits. Subic Bay is a special economic zone catering to private investors. Last year a subsidiary ...

  4. News - World - DEFENCE

    Four Americans killed since 2009 in US drone strikes

    Posted May 23rd 2013, 10:41am by AP

    ... specifics in his remarks. Obama’s speech is expected to reaffirm his national security priorities – from homegrown terrorists to killer drones to the enemy combatants imprisoned at Guantanamo Bay ... at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to other countries. Obama recently restated his desire to close Guantanamo, a pledge he made shortly after his inauguration in January 2009. That effort, however, has been ...

  5. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    Head of US marines says training missions with Vietnam a possibility

    Posted Feb 08th 2013, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... warned Vietnamese officials about the relationship. The military relationship has seen limited naval exercises, air force exchanges and visits by US naval vessels to the strategic Cam Ranh Bay ...

  6. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    Southeast Asian countries stock up on arms as they face off with China

    Posted Feb 09th 2013, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... including buying 10 coastguard ships from Japan under an aid deal, and talks with a host of other nations about possible purchases. The significance of a Russian naval task force visit to Manila Bay ...



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