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  1. News - China - MOCK DRILLS

    Chinese and US militaries hold joint disaster drills

    Posted Dec 01st 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Chengdu Two nations express desire for closer ties after drills based on coping with emergencies PLA holds joint disaster exercise with US military The Chinese and US militaries held joint disaster response exercises yesterday, as Beijing increases its global reach and Washington continues its "pivot" to the Pacific. The joint drill, which saw ...

  2. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    North Korea war threat over US military drills

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul Kim war threat over military drills North Korea's leader has warned of an "all-out" war against the South while denouncing its ongoing joint military drill with the United States, state media said yesterday. The US and South Korean militaries last Monday began a two-week exercise aimed at testing defences against the communist North, ...

  3. Comment - Blogs

    PLA navy sea strut a heads-up for next month's Japan-US military drill

    Posted Oct 17th 2012, 08:59am by John Kennedy

    ... in Beijing, to a US-Japan military drill to simulate the recapture of an island scheduled for early November: China said Wednesday it will keep a close watch on a reportedly planned US-Japan military ... John Kennedy "It should be pointed out that Japan in recent days sent military aircraft to the waters around the Diaoyu Islands, severely infringing on China's sovereignty ...


    Beijing warns US-Japan military drills will stoke tensions amid dispute

    Posted Aug 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Teddy Ng, JULIAN RYAL

    ... military drills Beijing called on Washington to stop "stoking tension" over the disputed Diaoyu Islands yesterday as the US and Japan began a month-long military drill. Japanese officials ... planned months ago and were not connected to territorial disputes. Antony Wong Dong, a Macau-based military affairs commentator, said the timing of the drills and the recent territorial tensions ...

  5. Comment - Blogs

    US military drills surround China following anti-Japanese demonstrations

    Posted Aug 20th 2012, 08:32am by John Kennedy

    ... provocation and a declaration of an all-out war against the DPRK." Citing Japanese media, Chinese press now write of joint Japan-US military drills set to begin tomorrow which will reportedly ... that the country's ambassador to China, Uichiro Niwa, will be replaced later this year before the end of his tenure. Further demonstrations could come soon. An annual South Korea-US joint military exercise ...

  6. News - China - DEFENCE

    India still wary of military ties with China ahead of joint drills

    Posted Sep 09th 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... cool on military ties despite visit Despite progress made during Defence Minister General Liang Guanglie's visit to India last week, analysts say Beijing and New Delhi have a long way to go if they want to build a healthy strategic partnership. Military build-ups, border disputes and a desire by both nations to become a dominant force in Asia would continue to weigh on ties ...

  7. News - China - MILITARY

    Xi calls on PLA to get combat ready

    Posted Dec 06th 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... New military chief highlights importance of drills and to be prepared to carry out missions under complicated circumstances The People's Liberation Army Air Force finished a large-scale, 12-day military drill in the Gobi Desert on Friday that chimed with new Central Military Commission (CMC) chief Xi Jinping's emphasis on the strategic importance of such exercises. ...

  8. Navy to launch live-fire drill in disputed waters

    Posted Jul 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Teddy Ng in Beijing teddy.ng@scmp.com The Chinese navy will launch a six-day military drill today in disputed waters of the Sea of Japan, also known as the East Sea, amid mounting tensions ... the Senkaku Islands, but military analysts said Beijing was trying to present an aggressive stance to Tokyo and the US, which is hosting a 22-nation military drill in Pacific waters off Hawaii. ...

  9. News - China - MILITARY

    US destroyer and PLA warship team up on drill

    Posted Sep 19th 2012, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... Greg Torode First joint anti-piracy exercise is acclaimed as a success and is seen to have symbolic significance Anchors away on long hoped-for Sino-US drill Sino-US military exchanges reached a significant high-water mark this week with the first joint anti-piracy exercises between the two navies. Both militaries confirmed yesterday that the five-hour exercise took place ...

  10. News - World - IRAN

    Iran launches air drills in country’s east

    Posted Nov 12th 2012, 03:28pm by Reuters in Dubai

    ... for the drills, told IRNA on Sunday, and the drills will also focus on improving coordination between Iran’s military and the IRGC, a powerful domestic and international actor separate from the regular ... Reuters in Dubai Iran launched large-scale air defence drills in the country’s eastern half on Monday, Iranian media reported, amid heightened tensions between Tehran and Washington over ...




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