The CCP continues to raise tensions over the Indo-Pacific region

U.S. 08/29/20, 15:24

After the United States disapproved of the provocations of the Chinese People's Liberation Army, which raised tensions over the South China Sea after it fired ballistic missiles, Beijing responded to the United States by claiming that it was a "troublemaker." As Express UK indicated, during military exercises carried out in the ...

Pompeo: ‘Beijing’s claims in the South China Sea are unlawful’

U.S. 07/14/20, 09:13

The numerous incursions of the Chinese Communist party (CCP) into the South China Sea, without any legal basis, infringe on the sovereignty of several countries in the region, to the extent that the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, spread the word the claim was illegal. "Beijing’s claims to offshore resources ...

Christmas typhoon leaves 28 dead, 12 missing in Philippines

Asia & Pacific 12/26/19, 16:09

A strong typhoon that barreled through the central Philippines left at least 28 dead and 12 missing, and forced thousands to flee their homes, devastating Christmas celebrations in the predominantly Roman Catholic country. Typhoon Phanfone stranded many people in sea and airports at the peak of holiday travel, set off landslides, ...

US warships sailing in disputed South China Sea anger China

U.S. 11/22/19, 18:43

American Navy warships frequently anger the Chinese communist regime by conducting what the U.S. calls“freedom of navigation” operations in the South China Sea by sailing close to islands China laid a claim to. U.S. Navy warships sailed twice in the fiercely disputed maritime waters over the past few days, according to ...

Esper accuses China of intimidating smaller Asian nations

Asia & Pacific 11/20/19, 01:19

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Wednesday accused China of using coercion and intimidation against smaller Asian nations to impose its will in the South China Sea. He urged Vietnam and others in the region to push back. “We will not accept attempts to assert unlawful maritime claims at the expense ...

US spy plane in maritime drills with ASEAN navy ships

U.S. 09/05/19, 15:38

The U.S. Navy's spy plane P8-Alpha Poseidon conducted a reconnaissance, flying over the Gulf of Thailand Thursday, Sept. 5, and displaying the increased military co-operation between the United States and Southeast Asian countries. The P8-Alpha’s reconnoiter flight is part of the first joint ASEAN-US maritime drills that started on Sept. 2, ...

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