August 30, 2016 11:12 Russian Warships To Head To South China Sea In Early September Military & Defense August 30, 8:28 UTC+3 The Joint Sea 2016 Russian-Chinese military drills are to take place September 11 through to September 19 The Admiral Vinogradov (archive) © Vladimir Sayapin/TASS VLADIVOSTOK, August 30. /TASS/. A detachment of ships of Russia’s […]
http://m.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/2001035/china-makes-show-force-two-disputed-sea-fronts?utm_source=edm&utm_medium=edm&utm_content=20160809&utm_campaign=scmp_today China Makes Show Of Force On Two Disputed Sea Fronts Beijing sends official vessels and military aircraft to East and South China seas to signal that it can ‘throw a punch’ at any time, analysts say ZHEN LIU ZHEN.LIU@SCMP.COM PUBLISHED : Monday, 08 August, 2016, 11:54pm UPDATED : Monday, 08 August, 2016, 11:54pm In this […]
Interview: Zachary Abuza On ISIS In Asia: A Closer Look At The Threat Islamic State Poses To The Asia-Pacific.
Excerpts: But governments in the Asia-Pacific have plenty of reasons for concern. First, while harder for law enforcement and intelligence services to break up, “lone wolf” or self-radicalized groups, tend to be more amateurish. For example, while the July 2016 grenade attack on a pub in Kuala Lumpur was the first terrorist attack in the […]
https://next.ft.com/content/75502fc4-550e-11e6-9664-e0bdc13c3bef Russia And China To Hold Joint Exercises In South China Sea Move could worsen tensions after loss of court ruling by Beijing A Chinese frigate launches an anti-ship missile during an exercise in the South China Sea on July 8 © AP 7 HOURS AGO by: Tom Mitchell in Beijing The Chinese and Russian […]
http://m.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/1994669/china-and-asean-reach-deal-uninhabited-south-china-sea?utm_source=edm&utm_medium=edm&utm_content=20160726&utm_campaign=scmp_today China And Asean Reach Deal On Uninhabited South China Sea Islands Southeast Asian bloc expresses concerns about land reclamation but steers clear of challenging Beijing and international tribunal’s ruling CATHERINE WONG IN VIENTIANE, LAOS CATHERINE.WONG@SCMP.COM PUBLISHED : Monday, 25 July, 2016, 11:40pm UPDATED : Tuesday, 26 July, 2016, 1:49am US Secretary of State John Kerry shakes […]
China To Conduct ‘Regular Combat Air Patrols’ Over South China Sea Richard D Fisher Jr, Washington DC and Gabriel Dominguez, London – IHS Jane’s Defence Weekly 20 July 2016 The Chinese air force recently sent H-6K bombers (one of which is seen here flying near Scarborough Shoal) and other aircraft to patrol islands and reefs […]