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China uses flotilla’s visit to Hawaii as anti-Japan propaganda

China uses flotilla’s visit to Hawaii as anti-Japan propaganda

A flotilla of three Chinese PLAN ships arrived at Pearl Harbor on Sept. 7 to start a three-day joint search and rescue exercise with the U.S. Navy off the coast…

U.S. Navy to deploy more littoral combat ships to protect Japan’s sea lanes

U.S. Navy to deploy more littoral combat ships to protect Japan’s sea lanes

The U.S. Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert said Sept. 5 in Washington that the U.S. Navy planned to deploy Littoral Combat Ships [LCS] to Japan in support of…

Massive Chinese military exercises addressed multiple battle areas to East and Southeast

Massive Chinese military exercises addressed multiple  battle areas to East and Southeast

Starting Sept. 10, the Chinese People’s Liberation Army held a large military exercise code-named Operation Mission-2013 that involved more than 40,000 troops and multiple weapons platforms. The exercise by the…

Chinese more prone to crime than other foreign residents of Japan

Chinese more prone to crime than other foreign residents of Japan

Further fanning anti-China sentiment already high in Japan as a result of China’s aggressive challenge to the Japan-administered Senkaku islands, a new crime report identifies Chinese living in Japan as…

Seoul seeks foreign investment to Kaesong inter-Korean industrial complex to limit business risk for South

Seoul seeks foreign investment to Kaesong inter-Korean  industrial complex to limit business risk for South

South Korean President Park Geun-Hye is wooing foreign investors to the inter-Korean joint industrial park in the North’s border town of Kaesong. The goal is to “globalize” the complex to…

South Korea’s national flag seen and anthem heard for the first time in Pyongyang

South Korea’s national flag seen and anthem heard for the first time in Pyongyang

The mercurial nature of North Korea’s Kim Jong-Un was further evidenced by his surprising decision to allow a South Korean weightlifting team to participate in the Pyongyang-hosted 2013 Asia Cup…

Chinese flotilla enters Senkakus perimeter on anniversary of ‘nationalization’ by Japan

Chinese flotilla enters Senkakus perimeter on anniversary of ‘nationalization’ by Japan

Seven Chinese maritime police vessels simultaneously sailed into the 12 nautical mile perimeter of the Senkakus Islands on Sept. 9. The confrontation was on the eve of the one year…

Chinese construction on disputed Scarborough Shoal prompts Manila to recall ambassador

Chinese construction on disputed Scarborough Shoal prompts Manila to recall ambassador

The Philippine government accused China of illegally constructing a concrete facility on the disputed isle of Scarborough Shoal. Manila recalled its ambassador to Beijing in protest and for consultation. The Scarborough…

Headlines, Sept. 4 edition

Top China officials are sensitive about discussing their toothless aircraft carrier (FULL STORY) INSIDE CHINA: Anti-corruption drive spares major state-run monopolies, yangqis (FULL STORY) Report: China may deploy armed drones on its…

Headlines, Aug. 28 edition

For Chairman Xi, the military is not just a priority, it is ‘the only fundamental objective’ (FULL STORY) INSIDE CHINA: Harsh punishment not likely for Bo Xilai and ‘red aristocracy’ members…