04 Jun 2018
India, US pledge to continue strong bilateral strategic partnership
India and the United States have pledged to continue their strong bilateral strategic partnership, the Pentagon said after a meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis.
25 May 2017
US warship sails past disputed SCS island
In the first provocative action since Donald Trump took office, a US warship sailed 12 nautical miles away from an artificial island that China constructed on a disputed part of the South China Sea.
22 Mar 2017
NKorean missile reportedly explodes seconds after launch
SKorean defence officials said a missile launch by the North failed, but didn't comment on what was being tested, or how many were fired.
19 Mar 2017
North Korea conducts advanced engine test
According to North Korean state media, the country has successfully tested a new high-thrust rocket engine, declaring the test a "new birth" for Pyongyang's space industry.
15 Mar 2017
US deploys attack drones to South Korea
Amid ongoing tensions with North Korea, the US has decided to permanently station a MQ-1C Gray Eagle attack drone system at the Kunsan Air Base in South Korea.
03 Jan 2017
President Xi Jinping addresses territorial issues in New Year speech
In his New Year's address, Chinese President Xi Jinping said, "We resolutely safeguard our territorial sovereignty and maritime rights and interests. Chinese people will never allow anyone to get away with making a great fuss about it."
02 Jan 2017
North Korea to test launch of ICBM
North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un said that his country was close to testing the launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile.
28 Dec 2016
China's aircraft carrier enters Western Pacific
The Liaoning, China's sole aircraft carrier entered the Western Pacific in its first training exercise outside Chinese waters.
26 Dec 2016
Chinese aircraft carrier passes Taiwan
Amid increasing tensions between China and Taiwan, a Chinese aircraft carrier accompanied by Chinese war ships entered the South China Sea and sailed past Taiwan.
20 Dec 2016
China rejects Trumps claims of stealing US drone
Rejecting Trump's claims of stealing the drone, Chinese state media said his diplomatic inexperience could light a spark between the two countries.
19 Dec 2016
US drone viewed by Beijing as spying efforts
The unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) by USA in the South China Sea was seized by a Chinese naval vessel on Thursday.
18 Dec 2016
'Let them keep' the drone they stole: Trump on Twitter
President-elect Donald Trump said that the US should permit China to keep the US Navy's unmanned underwater glider that 'they stole'.
18 Dec 2016
China in talks to return the US underwater drone
China's Defence Ministry said it had been in talks with the US regarding returning an American underwater drone taken by its naval vessel.
11 Sep 2016
Sanctions to follow N. Korea's latest nuclear test
US Special Envoy to North Korea, Sung Kim stated that the US, Japan and South Korea were considering imposing unilateral sanctions against North Korea after its latest nuclear test.