Russia’s 70-warship Ocean Shield exercise in the Baltic Sea last year has signaled Moscow’s intention to posture as an hegemonic force in the Arctic both
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Hawkish Chinese military strategists issued several articles warning Beijing to prepare for a potential armed conflict in the bordering region with India. Numerous former military
In a media briefing held on June 25th, the Indian Foreign Ministry addressed the current escalating dispute with China and reiterated India’s intentions of maintaining
The Chinese Ministry for National Defense spoke out against the U.S plan to position intermediate-range missiles in Asia. An official statement said “China will never
On Wednesday June 24th, the North Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) announced the suspension of North Korea’s military plans. This statement came one day after
The risk of an armed conflict between Beijing and the Washington is higher than ever as communication channels between the the two countries’ armed forces
Daily News Briefing – Asia-Pacific (23 June 2020) GEOPOLITICS China responds to Japan announcing the renaming of disputed territory.The Southern Japanese local assembly of Ishigaki