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  1. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    North Korean rocket tests sign of anger at military drills, says analyst

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 05:32am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul Pyongyang fires 30 more missiles into the sea as S Korea-US joint military exercises continue N Korean rocket tests 'sign of anger at drills ... drills started in late February and will run until mid-April. The North has habitually criticised the Key Resolve and Foal Eagle exercises, along with other military drills south of the border, ...

  2. News - World - UKRAINE

    Putin orders military drills near Ukraine border as demonstrators clash in Crimea

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 09:18pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Simferopol Sevastopol protesters reject moves to form new Ukrainian government; some urge secession Putin orders military drills near Ukraine Fistfights broke out between rival demonstrators in the Crimea region of Ukraine yesterday as Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered major military exercises just across the border. The tests of military readiness involve most ...

  3. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    Joint US-South Korea military drills to test inter-Korean detente

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 11:51am by Agence France-Presse

    ... year’s drills fuelled an unusually sharp and protracted surge in military tensions, with Pyongyang threatening a pre-emptive nuclear strike, and nuclear capable US stealth bombers making dummy ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul South Korea kicked off its annual joint military exercises with the United States on Monday, despite vocal opposition from North Korea which could threaten ...

  4. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    Tensions on Korean peninsula heighten ahead of joint US-South Korea military drills

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 10:42pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington Relations with Pyongyang sour ahead of US-South Korea military drills North bars US human rights envoy Tensions heightened on the Korean peninsula yesterday as North Korea cancelled a US envoy's visit over a jailed Korean American, and Seoul and Washington set dates for military drills denounced by Pyongyang. Friction with Pyongyang ...

  5. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    South Korea and US military drills to overlap with North-South

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 11:40am by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul South Korea and the United States said on Monday they would begin joint military drills on February 24, overlapping with a planned North-South Korea families’ ... crisis which may arise,” said General Curtis Scaparrotti, Combined Forces Command commander. Last year’s drills fuelled an unusually sharp and protracted surge in military tensions, ...

  6. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    South Korea, US launch largest-ever air drill amid border tensions with the North

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 10:31am by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... border tensions South Korea and the United States kicked off their largest-ever joint air drill on Friday at a time of elevated military tensions with North Korea. The so-called “Max Thunder” ... South Korean Air Force It comes as the allies are winding up separate annual military drills which began in late February, and have been denounced by North Korean authorities as rehearsals ...

  7. News - China

    Japan military launches island-taking drills in Okinawa

    Posted Nov 02nd 2013, 03:37am by Reuters, Minnie Chen, Keith Zhai

    ... Reuters in Tokyo, Minnie Chen and Keith Zhai Japan starts sea-to-land exercises in Okinawa The Japanese military launched amphibious landing drills involving 34,000 troops in Okinawa ... powers, which are at odds over possession of the Diaoyu, or Senkaku, islands in the East China Sea. Six Japanese warships and 380 military planes were expected to take part in the drills, which ...

  8. News - China - MILITARY

    China, Malaysia to hold first joint military drills

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 04:54pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia to hold first joint drills with PLA The People's Liberation Army and the Malaysian military will hold their first-ever joint exercises ... drills such as their location, scale, or which military branches would be involved. They would be the first-ever drills between the two countries' armed forces. Hishammuddin, who met his ...

  9. News - China - DEFENCE

    China to join Russia in joint naval drills in Sea of Japan

    Posted Jul 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... ever joint naval drills this week as it joins Russia for military exercises in the Sea of Japan. The drills, which analysts believe come in response to last month's live-fire exercises ... would stage its "Joint Sea-2013" exercises in the Sea of Japan's Peter the Great Gulf. The two militaries also plan to hold an anti-terrorism drill named "Peace ...

  10. News - China Insider - CROSS-STRAIT AFFAIRS

    PLA military drill broadcast 'intentionally' shows map of Taiwan, say Taiwanese media

    Posted Oct 15th 2013, 05:50pm by Jeremy Blum

    ... footage of squadron exercises, missile launches and various helicopter and tank drills, the broadcast is also noteworthy for one shot depicting PLA generals and personnel in a military conference ... Penghu islands have also been the site of military drills that have simulated a hostile PLA takeover. Located about 150 kilometres from the mainland, Penghu was host to a series of live-fire ...




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