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  1. News - China - DEFENCE

    Commander appointed to head elite Beijing military unit

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

    ... Sijia Jiang sijia.jiang@scmp.com Veteran of war with Vietnam to head 38th Army which took part in the suppression of the pro-democracy protests in the capital in 1989 A military unit ... 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 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1447641/commander-appointed-head-elite-beijing-military-unit
  2. Business - China Business - STOCKS

    Military push powers rally in defence stocks

    Posted Oct 27th 2014, 05:19am by REN WEI

    ... Military push powers rally in defence plays Beijing's rising military ambition is providing ammunition for the country's defence stocks, fuelling a rally on the Shanghai exchange. ... the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1.7 per cent. The rally in defence stocks mirrors the confidence of investors in a rising military budget, greater emphasis on research and development ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1625278/military-push-powers-rally-defence-stocks
  3. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Beijing wants closer military ties with Iran: defence minister

    Posted Oct 23rd 2014, 04:40pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing China keen on closer military ties with Iran China wants closer military ties with Tehran, Defence Minister Chang Wanquan told the visiting head of the Iranian navy yesterday, state media reported. He reaffirmed the nations' diplomatic ties despite controversy over Iran's nuclear programme. Chang told Iranian navy commander Rear Admiral Habibollah ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1622972/beijing-wants-closer-military-ties-iran-defence-minister
  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    US military bracing for warmed-up world, says defence chief Chuck Hagel

    Posted Oct 14th 2014, 10:49pm by GDN

    ... The Guardian Defence chief Chuck Hagel says US military accepts global warming as a reality, and will plan acquisitions and operations around it Pentagon braces for a hotter tomorrow Global warming is changing the way the US trains for and goes to war- affecting conflicts, weapons systems, training exercises and military installations, the Pentagon said. Defence Secretary ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1616481/us-military-bracing-warmed-world-says-defence-chief-chuck-hagel
  5. News - China - DEFENCE

    PLA warns against allowing Japanese self-defence forces to join wider military operations

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 04:54am by Minnie Chan

    ... military and international relations experts said planned new defence cooperation guidelines between Washington and Tokyo aimed to curb China's rise, but would also raise the risk of military ... of troops was sent to Iraq in 2004. Shanghai-based military expert Ni Lexiong said plans to remove the geographic limits on Japanese forces indicated that the US hoped Japan could share its defence ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1613214/pla-warns-against-allowing-japanese-self-defence-forces-join-wider
  6. News - Asia - INDIA

    India to receive Russian-built aircraft carrier, five years late

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 06:27pm by Agence France-Presse in Delhi

    ... “Indian Defence Minister AK Antony will commission INS Vikramaditya on Saturday. There will be some ships that will escort the Vikramaditya back to its port in India,” Navy spokesman PVS Satish told reporters. The induction of the Vikramaditya, originally built as the Admiral Gorshkov and commissioned in 1987, is intended to shore-up India’s defence capabilities as it seeks to counter ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1356834/india-receive-russian-built-aircraft-carrier-five-years-late
  7. News - Asia - INDIA

    India, Russia beef up ties with new defence deals

    Posted Dec 24th 2012, 06:03pm by AFP

    ... military equipment that accounts for 70 per cent of its arms supplies. “Russia is a key partner in our efforts to modernise our armed forces and enhance our defence preparedness,” Singh said after ... was “substantial and constructive”. “We agreed to deepen ties in the areas of military and defence sectors,” he said. The Russian Direct Investment Fund, a sovereign wealth fund, and the State Bank ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1112207/india-russia-beef-ties-new-defence-deals
  8. News - China - MILITARY

    China, Japan trade blows as Beijing releases footage of military jets' close encounter

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 09:47am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com Defence ministry says Tokyo has been playing up 'near-miss' to 'defame' the country's military China posts video of Japan's ... aircraft. It was hitting back at accusations levelled by Tokyo after the latest near-miss incident involving the countries' military planes. China's defence ministry posted a statement ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1530624/japan-lodges-protest-china-over-close-encounter-military-jets
  9. News - China

    Big tipping defence minister breaches protocol in India

    Posted Sep 06th 2012, 03:35pm by Agence France-Presse in New Delhi

    ... Agence France-Presse in New Delhi Red faces as China's defence minister tips Indian pilots nearly US$2,000 China’s defence minister caused a diplomatic headache during his trip ... handed over the cash in two envelopes after the flight in stormy monsoon weather on Monday evening, The Hindu newspaper reported. “The Chinese defence minister was pleased with the way the IAF ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1030807/big-tipping-defence-minister-breaches-protocol-india
  10. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    South Korea delays rocket launch as eyes turn to North

    Posted Nov 29th 2012, 02:15pm by Bloomberg

    ... the North’s program is cover for missile development. “North Korea may want to restore its national pride after the failed launch,” Baek Seung Joo, who studies the Pyongyang regime’s military at the Korea Institute of Defence Analyses in Seoul, said yesterday by telephone. “If South Korea succeeds with the Naro rocket, the North’s technology will look weak in comparison.” Kim Jong-un’s ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1093798/n-korea-speculation-overshadows-s-korean-rocket

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