Strategic Command Focused on Hypersonic Missile Threat

The Washington Free Beacon

OMAHA—China and Russia are developing maneuvering high-speed strike vehicles that pose new threats to the United States, U.S. Strategic Command leaders said Wednesday. Adm. Cecil D. Haney, Strategic Command’s (Stratcom) senior leader, said during remarks at a nuclear deterrence conference […]

N. Korea says no interest in talks on freezing its nuclear program ‘unilaterally first’

Yonhap News Agency

BEIJING, July 28 (Yonhap) — North Korea is not interested in reopening talks with the United States on freezing or dismantling its nuclear program “unilaterally first,” the country’s ambassador to China said Tuesday, dashing hopes that Pyongyang may follow the […]

Down to Business: Missiles to Tourism Seen on China-Turkey Talks

Bloomberg

Security issues are expected to overshadow trade when Chinese President Xi Jinping hosts his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday, even though about 100 business people are expected in the delegation. Trade between China and Turkey was $28.6 billion […]

Steps must be taken quickly to counter military buildup of China, N. Korea

The Yomiuri Shimbun

China and North Korea have been steadily expanding their military power. This calls for constant vigilance and surveillance of their activities. Japan’s defense white paper for 2015 was recently released. It condemns “China’s attempts to change the status quo by […]