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  1. News - China Insider - MILITARY

    Indian warship captain refuses Chinese admiral’s request to view command centre

    Posted Apr 25th 2014, 12:32pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... declined to invite Japan to join in the exercise because of the territorial dispute between the two countries in the East China Sea. In a sign of improving ties between Japan and India, Japan’s Maritime Self-Defence Force is expected to join the annual Malabar sea exercises later this year after a five-year hiatus. India had refrained from inviting Japan to participate in the Indo-US ...

  2. News - China - MILITARY

    The Young Guns of China: Beijing steps up efforts to recruit a new generation of soldiers

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 10:22pm by Bloomberg

    ... disputes. Beijing plans to fold developers of military hardware into listed state-owned companies, sources said, giving them access to capital markets as it prioritises hi-tech defence capability. ...

  3. News - Asia - MILITARY

    US declines to join China naval fleet review after Beijing shuns Japan

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 01:49pm by Reuters in Honolulu

    ... ties, chilled by a territorial dispute over a group of East China Sea islets. It also shows the tricky balancing act facing Hagel over the next week as he moves to reassure Tokyo of Washington’s commitment to its security while seeking better ties with Beijing. Hagel leaves on Friday on a trip to Japan, China and Mongolia. China’s territorial disputes with its neighbours were front ...

  4. News - China - MILITARY

    Media officers to help PLA be 'more open and transparent'

    Posted Nov 21st 2013, 12:35pm by Minnie Chan, Bryan Harris

    ... territorial disputes in the East and South China seas some of the most important issues they will comment on, military observers said. Colonel Liang Yang is the navy's first ever media spokesman, ... spokesperson is Senior Colonel Xing Guangmei, a maritime law expert from the PLA's Naval Military Studies Research Institute. She has commented on maritime law on state television and other media ...

  5. News - China - MILITARY

    Chances of war between China and Japan increasing, says ex-PLA officer Luo Yuan

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 06:21pm by Minnie Chan

    ... 'ever more likely' A retired People's Liberation Army senior officer says a war with Japan over territorial disputes is becoming increasingly likely and that China is more than capable ... after Beijing established its first air defence identification zone last November in the East China Sea to include the disputed Diaoyu islands, known as the Senkakus in Japan, Major General Luo ...

  6. News - China - MILITARY

    Xi Jinping calls on navy to be prepared for struggle

    Posted Apr 12th 2013, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... , a maritime expert at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, said Beijing would step up patrols in the disputed waters following the signing of a fishing-rights agreement between Taipei and Tokyo. ... President inspects South Sea fleet and makes rallying call in latest display of military strength amid territorial disputes President Xi Jinping inspected the navy's South Sea fleet ...

  7. News - Asia - MILITARY

    Top US commanders in Asia question cuts in military spending

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 09:21pm by AP

    ... around many of our partners and our allies". Asked about tensions between Japan and China over the disputed Diaoyus Islands- or Senkaku as Japan calls them- Locklear said the potential ...

  8. News - China - MILITARY

    China ‘mulls revamping military regions in bid to strengthen attack capability’

    Posted Jan 01st 2014, 04:11pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... China also claims and calls the Diaoyus. The United States, while insisting it does not take sides on sovereignty disputes, has said that the islands are under Tokyo’s management and so come ... with the Philippines and Vietnam over maritime territories. ...

  9. News - China - MILITARY

    Will 'strongman' Xi Jinping lead China into armed conflicts with rival neighbours?

    Posted Jan 13th 2014, 09:23am by Minnie Chan

    ... to take touch action, military and political analysts said. But international relations experts fear this is raising concerns that China might use force to solve its territorial disputes with its ... aircraft carrier base at Sanya  on Hainan island, close to disputed regions of the South China Sea. This comes after China took delivery of its first carrier, the Liaoning in September 2012 which ...

  10. News - China - MILITARY

    Defence chief Liang Guanglie in talks with US Navy boss

    Posted Nov 28th 2012, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... no threat to the world and called for closer military co-operation with Washington as he had talks with US Navy Secretary Ray Mabus. The talks, in which both sides discussed maritime security ... carrier. The sensitive timing of the talks indicated that both militaries wanted to cement bilateral ties, which have been strained by Washington's involvement in territorial disputes between ...




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