• Tuesday
  • September 30, 2014
  • Last updated: 2:34pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 7 of 7 for military drill

Search results

  1. News - World - WHITE HOUSE RACE

    Obama, Romney agree on US military's pivot to Asia-Pacific

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... Greg Torode Obama and Romney appear committed to boosting navy's presence in Asia-Pacific waters, but that is where the agreement ends Military will still tilt to Asia whoever wins If China is already bristling that the US military's "pivot" back to Asia represents a dangerous attempt to contain it, then things look set to get worse for Beijingbefore they get ...

  2. News - World - WHITE HOUSE RACE

    Romney made more false claims in US presidential debate

    Posted Oct 06th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... have said it best when she noted on Thursday that "the fact-checkers are having a good day today". The men and women drilling into the proclamations, promises and platforms put ...

  3. News - World - WHITE HOUSE RACE

    Newspapers split on best man for White House

    Posted Oct 29th 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... black US president, who oversaw a legislated end to the military's official exclusion of gays and lesbians from its ranks. The Des Moines Register 's editorial board said it had ...

  4. Comment - News - WHITE HOUSE RACE

    US presidential election: the power of the Asian vote

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... suburbs serving the region's many universities, its large government and military-industrial sector and the associated research facilities. Pigeon-holing the Asian-American community ... the inside. The Filipinos, meanwhile, include thousands of active servicemen, meaning they are an important voting bloc around Virginia's military bases, particularly the vast Atlantic naval port ...

  5. News - World - WHITE HOUSE RACE

    Four more years for Obama to make his mark

    Posted Nov 08th 2012, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... for policy, Michele Flournoy, who was first appointed to the Pentagon during the Clinton era. Flournoy, an Oxford graduate, played a key role in drawing up Obama's military pivot back to Asia and away from Europe and the Middle East. If successful, she would be the first woman secretary of defence- the key position of civilian oversight over the military- in US history. The shape ...

  6. News - World - WHITE HOUSE RACE

    How ex-president George W. Bush is shaping race for the White House

    Posted Oct 24th 2012, 12:00am by THE NEW YORK TIMES

    ... and a predilection for military confrontation with other countries. He generally does not mention Bush's name, to avoid the appearance of trying too hard to pass blame to his predecessor. "The ...

  7. News - World - WHITE HOUSE RACE

    Romney blames President Obama for making Americans less safe

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 12:00am by AFP, Bloomberg

    ... have been massacred by the Assad regime over the past 20 months," Romney said. Speaking at the Virginia Military Institute, he added they had been left without the necessary weapons ...



SCMP.com Account