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Philippines military keen to keep US troop deal: Lorenzana

The Philippines defense apparatus wants to keep a Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) with the United States, its defense minister said on Thursday, as officials...

New hate symbols on US warships spark Navy condemnation

The US Navy’s top admiral on Tuesday condemned two new racist incidents involving hate symbols on warships, which sources said included a noose that...

China vows action as US warships move into disputed waters in South China Sea

China has promised "necessary action" after two US carrier groups launched joint exercises in the South China Sea, days after a US warship sailed...

North Korea kept running its nuclear and missile programs throughout 2020

North Korea maintained and developed its nuclear and ballistic missile programs throughout 2020 in violation of international sanctions, helping fund them with some $300 million stolen...

Australian journalist held in China for ‘supplying’ state secrets overseas

An Australian journalist who worked as an anchor for Chinese state television has been formally arrested for "illegally supplying state secrets overseas", six months...

AMAN Exercise: Epitome of Regional Integration

Author: Baber Ali Bhatti Pakistan Navy conceived the idea of hosting the series of naval exercises in 2007 to promote regional naval integration and enhance...

Iran rejects new talks or participants in global nuclear deal

Iran's foreign ministry on Saturday rejected any new negotiations or changes to the participants in Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers, after French President...

China launches 2nd warship for Pakistan Navy

China has launched a second advanced warship for Pakistan, the Pakistan Navy said in a statement on Saturday. The warship — a Type-054 Class Frigate...

Russia and Turkey open monitoring center for Nagorno-Karabakh

Russia and Turkey opened a joint center on Saturday to observe a ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh that was agreed following a flare-up in the conflict...

Taiwan reports incursion by Chinese air force

Eight Chinese bomber planes and four fighter jets entered the southwestern corner of Taiwan’s air defense identification zone on Saturday, and Taiwan’s air force...

Biden seeks 5-year extension of New START arms treaty with Russia

US President Joe Biden will seek a five-year extension to the New START arms control treaty with Russia, the White House said on Thursday,...

Moscow ready for quick extension of US-Russia arms pact

Moscow is ready for a quick deal with the incoming administration of US President-elect Joe Biden to extend the last remaining arms control pact,...

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