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Taiwan to spend HK$19 billion on home-made missile defence against Beijing

Purchase of locally made weapons is ‘biggest procurement of its kind’ in recent years, lawmaker says

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The Taiwanese military tests a US-made surface-to-air missile from a destroyer last September. 313 more words

India and China in Border Talks

India and China on Wednesday held talks over border management and addressing differences arising out of patrolling along the Line of Actual Control (LAC), amid reports of incursions by Chinese troops into Ladakh region. 196 more words

China’s People’s Liberation Army recruitment video promises aerial dog fights, lots of dancing

Making a recruitment ad for military service is probably one of the hardest sells around. It’s easy to make someone want to buy a cookie. In fact, I want to buy a cookie just after typing that sentence, but motivating someone to put their life on the line takes a whole lot of finesse. 230 more words

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China planes 'violated Taiwanese airspace'

Two Chinese military aircraft violated Taiwan’s airspace on Monday, officials said, causing Taiwan to scramble jets.

Taiwan said Chinese Y-8 maritime patrol planes entered the island’s ADIZ ( 348 more words

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Call & Response: U.S. Sends Second Carrier to Asia Amid Tensions with China

China demands end to U.S. surveillance flights 

Bill Gertz reports: The Navy is sending a second aircraft carrier strike group to the Asia Pacific region amid new tensions with China over a dangerous aerial encounter between a Chinese interceptor and Navy P-8 surveillance craft. 599 more words

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China Warns U.S. to Stop Close-in Surveillance

BEIJING, Aug. 23 (Xinhua) — Chinese Defense Ministry here on Saturday urged the U.S. side to stop close-in surveillance of China, and create a sound atmosphere for bilateral military ties. 216 more words

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Chinese jet's aggressive intercept of US jet in international waters

A Chinese fighter came perilously close to a US military patrol plane over international waters east of China’s Hainan Island, the Pentagon has said. 485 more words

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