Chinese President Xi Jinping has asked China‘s air force to speed up its transformation to emerge as a strong power by integrating its air and space capability on the same lines as the US. During an inspection visit to the […]
The Chinese FD-2000 anti-missile system has become the cynosure of senior military officials visiting the Defence Services Asia exhibition in Kuala Lumpur. The missile system gained prominence after winning an international tender in Turkey last year. Turkey is currently in […]
On March 14th the first of a class of twelve Taiwanese twin-hull WPC (High Efficiency Wave Piercing Catamaran) patrol ships was launched.
President Park Geun-hye may come under pressure to pledge support for a U.S.-led missile defense system (MDS) during President Barack Obama’s visit this month, according to observers. This time, Park will find it harder to maintain an ambiguous position, they […]
A Taiwan Navy Kidd-class destroyer launches an SM-2 surface-to-air missile during 2013 drills. Recent difficulties in purchasing certain weapons have made Taiwan look more toward indigenous development. (Getty Images) TAIPEI — The Asia-Pacific naval market is heating up, with massive […]
ISLAMABAD: Frontline units of Pakistan Navy have been equipped with the C-602 anti-ship cruise missiles purchased from China, according to Kanwa Defense Review published by Andrei Chang, also known as Pinkov, a Canadian military analyst.
The advanced air and missile defense system will strengthen China vis-à-vis Taiwan, Japan and India. Vladimir Putin has approved in principle the sale of Russia’s most advanced air and missile defense system to China, Russian media outlets have reported. According […]
House Republicans demonstrated on Thursday their support for restoring funding to a U.S. military that could shrink to its lowest size in decades as global threats rise. The House approved Rep. Paul Ryan’s (R., Wis.) budget on a party-line vote. Ryan’s budget provides $274 […]
The advanced air and missile defense system will strengthen China vis-à-vis Taiwan, Japan and India.
Rose Gottemoeller, Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security, will travel to Japan and China from April 10- 15, 2014. From April 10-11, Under Secretary Gottemoeller will meet with Japanese counterparts from the Cabinet Secretariat and the […]