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  1. News - World - DEFENCE

    US accuses Russia of violating nuclear treaty with mid-range missile tests

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 12:02am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Washington Obama administration says a 1987 nuclear treaty has been broken by the testing of a new weapon, but Moscow insists the matter is closed U.S. accuses russia of missile tests In an escalation of tensions, the Obama administration has accused Russia of conducting tests in violation of a 1987 nuclear missile treaty, calling the breach “a very serious ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1562244/us-accuses-russia-violating-nuclear-treaty-mid-range-missile-tests
  2. News - World - DEFENCE

    US nuclear missile crews caught sleeping with protective door open

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 10:01pm by AP

    ... the commander of Air Force Global Strike Command. He is responsible for the entire force of 450 Minuteman 3 missiles, plus the air force's nuclear-capable bombers. The blast door is not the first ... Associated Press in Washington Latest incidents of lax security at US ICBM sites highlight risks of a hair-trigger nuclear arsenal Missile men nap with door open Twice this year alone, US ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1338167/us-nuclear-missile-crews-caught-sleeping-protective-door-open
  3. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    Japanese government sued by 75-year-old citizen over military expansion plans

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 05:13pm by AFP

    ... of the constitution, he added. Building up military power would not work in safeguarding Japan but would only lead to an arms race, said Chindo. “There are already a number of nuclear weapons that can destroy ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1552010/citizen-files-lawsuit-against-japanese-government-over-military-expansion
  4. News - China - DEFENCE

    Taiwan starts sending drones to spy on mainland China

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 03:02pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Taipei Drones used for monitoring airspace in the Taiwan Strait for possible missile strikes Taiwan has started using unmanned surveillance aircraft to spy on mainland China to reduce the risk to its pilots from an increased deployment of mainland missiles. The Taiwanese army in March commissioned a fleet of 32 drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1553309/taiwan-starts-sending-drones-spy-mainland-chinas-military
  5. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    Japan's military shift is 'what an ally should naturally do', defence minister says

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 06:06am by AFP, KYODO

    ... not mean at all that Japan is making light of the nuclear and missile issues. We will strengthen co-operation with the United States and South Korea," Onodera said. Agence France-Presse, Kyodo ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1552940/japans-military-shift-what-ally-should-naturally-do-defence-minister-says
  6. News - World - DEFENCE

    Washington to explain legal justification for US drone strikes after court ruling

    Posted May 21st 2014, 11:00am by Reuters

    ... reversed a lower-court ruling preserving the secrecy of the legal rationale for the killings, such as the killing of US citizen Anwar al-Awlaki in a 2011 drone strike in Yemen. Ruling for The New ... strikes, saying senior officials cannot be held personally liable for money damages “for conducting war”. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1517028/washington-explain-legal-justification-us-drone-strikes-after-court
  7. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    North Korea fires two medium-range missiles after rivals' three-nation security talks

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 04:15pm by AP

    ... drills by threatening nuclear strikes on Washington and Seoul. Analysts say the impoverished North chafes against the drills, which Washington and Seoul call routine and defensive in nature, ... The North’s arsenal of an estimated 300 Rodong missiles could in theory be fitted with nuclear warheads once Pyongyang masters the ability to miniaturize atomic bombs and, with a range of up to 1,300 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1457746/north-korea-fires-two-missiles-after-rivals-three-nation-security-talks
  8. News - China - DEFENCE

    PLA wants to set tone for military ties with US, analysts say

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 11:16am by Teddy Ng

    ... with American officials. Traditionally, China has sought to strike a modest line and emphasise consensus-building. Dr Wang Fan, a professor at the China Foreign Affairs University, said China ... by the US, and Beijing's notification to the US and other Asian nations that it had deployed a nuclear submarine in the Indian Ocean last year. "What it suggests is China recognises ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1483672/pla-wants-set-tone-military-ties-us-analysts-say
  9. News - Asia - DEFENCE

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

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

    ... with Pyongyang threatening a pre-emptive nuclear strike, and nuclear capable US stealth bombers making dummy runs over the Korean peninsula. US defence official have indicated- in an apparent effort ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1425146/south-korea-and-us-military-drills-overlap-north-south
  10. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    India successfully retests missile able to reach Beijing and Shanghai

    Posted Sep 15th 2013, 07:22pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in New Delhi India's nuclear-capable missile test is a success India carried out the second successful test-firing yesterday of a nuclear-capable missile that could strike Beijing or Shanghai. Ravi Gupta, a spokesman for the Defence Research and Development Organisation, said the latest test of the Agni-V brought the missile a step closer to being inducted ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1310397/india-successfully-retests-missile-able-reach-beijing-and-shanghai

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