U.S., Australia, U.K. agree on hypersonic arms cooperation

Tech 04/06/22, 14:13

The United States, United Kingdom and Australia on Tuesday, April 5, made a cooperation pact to increase hypersonic weapons and electronic warfare capabilities as Russia and China rapidly advance cutting-edge technology, according to Reuters.  In a statement, the leaders of the newly formed AUKUS defense alliance, U.S. President Joe Biden, British ...

Japan boosts record defense spending amid China’s growing hostility

China 11/21/21, 14:58

Japan passed an economic stimulus package on Friday, Nov. 19 that comprises a supplementary budget of more than 700 billion yen (US $6.12 billion) for defense only, according to Reuters.  The extra sum represents approximately 50% over the previous high, set in fiscal 2018, per Reuters. With this addition, the entire ...

The CCP’s main focus now is the four-country alliance

D.C. 10/30/21, 04:25

According to Oriental Aspect, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe invited officials from the U.S., India, and Australia to the Quad Summit in Manila in Nov. 2017 to discuss the formation of a counterbalancing coalition. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said at the time that Abe's effort was a ruse, not ...

Defense talks canceled due to AUKUS trilateral security pact row

Australia & Oceania 09/21/21, 02:42

A submarine deal between the United States, Britain, and Australia offended a French official so deeply he called off a high-level military meeting. Armed Forces Minister Florence Parly canceled his bilateral meeting with British Defence Secretary Ben Wallace. The pair was supposed to discuss the two-day Franco-British Council with defence chiefs ...

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