Tag: Defense

Will not bow to China, our national defense will strengthen: Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen

Will not bow to China, our national defense will strengthen: Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen

Amid tensions with China, Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen said her country would not bow China. "There should be absolutely no il ...
Jan’s new Prime Minister Fumio Kishida promises to end the coronavirus crisis and strengthen defenses against China and North Korea

Jan’s new Prime Minister Fumio Kishida promises to end the coronavirus crisis and strengthen defenses against China and North Korea

In his first keynote address on Friday, Jan's new Prime Minister Fumio Kishida pledged to strengthen pandemic management and health care in the eve ...

China is able to fully invade by 2025, says Taiwan’s defense minister

Faced with the threat of Chinese warplanes repeatedly entering Taiwan's airspace, the country's Defense Minister Chiu Kuo-cheng st ...
Duterte in the Philippines prepares defense against ICC investigation

Duterte in the Philippines prepares defense against ICC investigation

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has announced that he will prepare his defense against an International Criminal Court invest ...
Australia’s concerns about the French submarine deal have been known for years, documents show

Australia’s concerns about the French submarine deal have been known for years, documents show

France shouldn't have been surprised Australia canceled a submarine contract as major concerns about delays, cost overruns and suitability have bee ...
Tunisia’s president dismisses the defense minister after his dismissal

Tunisia’s president dismisses the defense minister after his dismissal

One day after Prime Minister Hichem Mechichi was deposed Tunisian President Kais Saied has sacked Defense Minister Ibrahim Bartaji ...
Amid the rivalry between the US and China, Asian countries are storing powerful new missile missiles

Amid the rivalry between the US and China, Asian countries are storing powerful new missile missiles

Asia could get caught up in a dangerous arms race as smaller nations that once stayed on the sidelines build arsenals of advanced long-range missil ...
Iranian spies have targeted US and European defense forces, according to Facebook

Iranian spies have targeted US and European defense forces, according to Facebook

Facebook said Thursday that it had interrupted the espionage operation in Iran that targeted aerospace and defense forces in the U ...