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  1. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    Japan removes geographical limits on defence ties with United States

    Posted Oct 09th 2014, 05:17am by Bloomberg

    ... understanding at home and abroad". US President Barack Obama said in April that the US would protect islands in the East China Sea that are administered by Japan and claimed by China. Foreign ...

  2. News - China Insider - DEFENCE

    Photos of Chinese navy's new supply ship leaked online

    Posted Sep 29th 2014, 05:56pm by Chris Luo

    ... capabilities which the Chinese navy is keen to develop so it can project its global power and step up protection of its own strategic interests across the Indian Ocean and Middle East. The Chinese navy ...

  3. News - China - DEFENCE

    China confirms new generation long range missiles: report

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 01:09pm by Keira Lu Huang, AFP

    ... that between June 9 and 13, the centre would complete an environmental protection check of a military facility in the province responsible for developing Dongfeng-41 (DF-41) missiles. The leak ... Keira Lu Huang and Agence France-Presse 'Accidental' leak acknowledging long-range missile comes in a report on website of an official environmental monitoring centre Government ...

  4. News - China - DEFENCE

    Beijing to talk tough to US on military encounters

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 04:03am by Teddy Ng, Reuters

    ... "The basic message is that China will take actions to protect its interests, even though Beijing is willing to continue dialogue with the US," he said. Yue said a series of incidents ...

  5. News - China - DEFENCE

    China's development of a new long-range missile is a significant boost for the military, say analysts

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 05:53am by Minnie Chan

    ... of the DF-41 was disclosed, possibly by accident, by a government environmental monitoring centre in Shaanxi in June. The information was picked up in a report by the state-run Global Times ...

  6. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    Japan's military shift is 'what an ally should naturally do', defence minister says

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 06:06am by AFP, KYODO

    ... enable Tokyo to better protect its population and deter potential adversaries. Onodera also said Japan had increased defence spending for the first time in years and was improving its "world-class" missile defence system, setting up amphibious units and strengthening its "maritime forces" to "protect our islands". The rise in defence spending has been seen ...

  7. 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

    ... to spy, state media said today. This came after the state announced that a new law, taking effect next month, would step up protection of China's military facilities and its territorial ... are supposed to protect such facilities are currently doing their jobs properly, the official China Daily  today cited senior military officers as saying. On Friday, the National People's Congress ...

  8. News - World - DEFENCE

    US nuclear missile crews caught sleeping with protective door open

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 10:01pm by AP

    ... of the crews' missiles compromised, the air force said in response to questions, "due to the multiple safeguards and other protections in place". In the two episodes confirmed by the air ...

  9. News - China - DEFENCE

    Smog is China’s top defence against US laser weapons, says PLA Navy admiral

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 01:19pm by DARREN WEE

    ... yesterday- 405 micrograms per cubic metre at 1pm, significantly higher than the Ministry of Environmental Protection's reading of 270. According to the ministry, Tianjin was "lightly ... per cent. All outdoor barbecues are also banned. Schools and kindergartens are advised to cancel outdoor activities. The environmental authorities have encouraged residents to stay indoors ...

  10. News - World - DEFENCE

    Washington to explain legal justification for US drone strikes after court ruling

    Posted May 21st 2014, 11:00am by Reuters

    ... in Illinois, Attorney General Eric Holder had said it was “entirely lawful” to target people with senior operational roles in al-Qaeda and associated forces. “Whatever protection the legal analysis ...




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