China Sanctions Five U.S. Defense Companies Over Supply to Taiwan

January 8, 2024 @ 09:57 AM

China has decided to impose sanctions on five U.S

Chinook Espionage: Taiwanese Lieutenant Colonel Arrested in Alleged Defection Plot to China

December 12, 2023 @ 12:57 PM

A lieutenant colonel from Taiwan Armys Aviation and Special Forces Command has been arrested by prosecutors for allegedly planning to defect to China by flying a CH-47F Chinook helicopter to a Chinese aircraft carrier near the median line of the Taiwan Strait. Taiwan's Ministry of National Defense announced on December 11...

Philippines Ships Rams Chinese Vessel as South China Sea Tensions Escalate

December 11, 2023 @ 06:19 AM

A Philippine vessel reportedly intentionally collided with a Chinese ship near Ren'ai Reef, leading to increased tensions between the two nations. In a statement on December 11, the Chinese Coast Guard (CCG) said the incident prompted it to claim a breach of a tacit understanding with the Philippines, criticizing the latter...

Chinese Navy Asserts Claim over "Territorial Sea" in Promotional Video

December 8, 2023 @ 07:22 AM

In a first, the Chinese Peoples Republic of Army (PLA) Navy has released a promotional video asserting its claim over what it calls its "territorial sea." Previous PLA-N promotional videos, intended to attract talent to take jobs in the navy, have emphasised on equipment such as carrier based fighter jets and...

China Releases Video Showing U.S. Warship's "Dangerous" Maneuvers Against PLA Vessel

October 28, 2023 @ 07:09 AM

The Chinese Ministry of National Defense released two videos Friday accusing the USS Ralph Johnson (DDG-114) of engaging in close-in harassment of a PLA Navy task group during routine training in the South China Sea. The Chinese military alleged that the U

U.S. Marines Train with Chinese Fighter Jet Mock-ups

October 24, 2023 @ 08:58 AM

A video has emerged of the US Marines conducting drone training alongside mock-ups of Chinese J-20 and J-7 fighter jets. The exercises were part of training with the R80D SkyRaider unmanned air system near the Atlantic Marine Range in North Carolina

U.S. Forces Challenged 15 'Excessive' Maritime Claims in Fiscal 2022

April 22, 2023 @ 07:53 AM

United States' forces operationally challenged 22 different excessive maritime claims made by 15 different claimants throughout the world, according to the Department of Defense (DoD) annual Freedom of Navigation (FON) Report for Fiscal Year 2022.While not naming the country or countries making the 'excessive' maritime claims in the report, the U

China Using J-20 Fighter to Create Attack Scenarios by F-35 Jets

March 24, 2023 @ 02:42 PM

The Chinese Peoples Liberation Army is using its J-20 stealth fighters to practice ground attack scenarios by the American F-35 aircraft. The PLA apprehends that both ground and carrier based F-35 jets will be deployed by the Pentagon in any confrontation over the South China Sea (SCS)

China Aerospace Studies Institute introduces research, analysis toolkit for USAF commanders

March 11, 2023 @ 12:19 PM

US Airforce Airmen have received a new analysis tool called the China toolkit, which is expected to act as a supplemental resource for commanders to tailor training specifically oriented to the United States pacing challenge. The toolkit is expected to help Airmen and Guardians make informed decisions and determine limitations, opportunities and challenges in competition

News of Russia Supplying Enriched Uranium to China "troubling": U.S. Official

March 9, 2023 @ 10:00 AM

China is getting highly enriched Uranium and Plutonium from Russias Rosatom State Nuclear Energy Corporation, a top U.S