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Trump effectively bans TikTok and WeChat in US as ‘significant threats’
President Donald Trump has unveiled sweeping bans on U.S. transactions with the Chinese owners of messaging app WeChat and video-sharing app TikTok, escalating a high-stakes confrontation with Beijing over the...
US military to help Japan monitor ‘unprecedented’ Chinese incursion in East China Sea
'Now we are seeing (Chinese ships) basically park and truly challenge Japan's administration.'
The US is looking away from the Middle East, but it’s keeping a wary eye on what China is doing there
After decades of fighting insurgencies in the Middle East, the U.S. is shifting toward "long-term, strategic competition" with "revisionist powers" — Russian and China — even as U.S. troops remain...
Chinese officials are burning documents at the country’s Houston consulate after the US abruptly ordered it closed
People are burning documents at the Chinese Consulate in Houston after China said the United States gave it 72 hours to close, with the State Department accusing China of threatening...
How China is expanding its amphibious forces to challenge the US well beyond Asia
China's shipyards have launched the PLA Navy's first two Type 075 amphibious assault ships, which will form the spearhead of an expeditionary force to play a role similar to that...
US Navy aircraft carriers return to South China Sea amid rising tensions
Heated rhetoric has been on the rise in the region, where Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam challenge China's claim to about 90% of the sea.
US aircraft carriers return to South China Sea amid rising tensions
For the second time in two weeks, the United States has deployed two aircraft carriers to the South China Sea, the U.S. Navy said on Friday, as China and the...
The Bonhomme Richard fire raises concerns over whether the Navy can repair ships damaged in war
'There’s simply very few locations where someone could even attempt to build a replacement for Bonhomme Richard.'
The Navy is on a mission to troll Beijing out of the South China Sea
The U.S. Navy has not only been challenging China in the South China Sea, but it has also been making memes about it
The US is officially rejecting Beijing’s ‘predatory’ claims to most of the South China Sea
The U.S. is aligning its South China Sea policy with a 2016 international arbitration tribunal ruling and officially rejecting many of China's claims to the contested waterway, Secretary of State...
India’s deadly showdown with China could lead to rising tensions at sea
The recent showdown could contribute to 'a tectonic shift in India's security calculus.'"
Amazon orders employees to delete TikTok from their phones, citing ‘security risks’
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said earlier this week Washington was considering banning TikTok in the United States.
Navy says it’s ‘not intimidated’ by China’s missiles as Beijing bristles over US aircraft carriers in South China Sea
The Nimitz and Ronald Reagan carrier strike groups are conducting dual carrier operations in the contested waterway.
The Navy rocked back-to-back dual carrier operations in the Pacific to send a message to adversaries
Two U.S. Navy aircraft carriers are conducting dual carrier operations in the Pacific for the second time in a week
USS Gerald R Ford aviators counseled for wearing patch depicting bat as ‘China’s Newest Carrier’
Aviators in a small training detachment aboard the USS Gerald R. Ford were recently counseled by leadership after wearing an unauthorized and inappropriate patch, the Navy said
Here’s what a war between nuclear-armed China and India might look like
China and India have the two largest active-duty armies, with 2.1 million active servicemen and 1.4 million, respectively.
Are UFOs flown by aliens or Russian and Chinese pilots? Lawmakers wants to know
Interstellar visitors or great power competition?
Three U.S. aircraft carriers operating on doorstep of South China Sea
For the first time since 2017, the U.S. Navy has positioned three of its aircraft carriers on the doorstep of the disputed South China Sea, as tensions between Washington and...
The Pentagon is worried that adversaries will pop off a nuke in space to destroy its satellites, just like in ‘GoldenEye’
'That is a threat that we have to potentially be prepared for: a nuclear detonation in space.'
Chinese troops reportedly hunted down Indian soldiers and beat them with batons wrapped in barbed wire
At least 20 Indian soldiers were killed in a brutal border clash with Chinese troops on Monday evening, as accounts emerge that the troops fought hand-to-hand and with improvised weapons...
India, China troops clash at Himalayan border with ‘casualties on both sides’
An Indian officer and two soldiers were killed in a "violent faceoff" with Chinese troops on the contested border, the Indian Army said on Tuesday
Why fighter fuel range could be the Navy’s biggest weakness in a war with China
Even Block III Super (Duper) Hornets are still far too short range to compensate for China’s hypersonic area denial bubble.
The Pentagon wants to base missiles in the Pacific to counter China. Some allies don’t want them
The governor of a Japanese territory where the Pentagon is thinking about basing missiles capable of threatening China has a message for the United States: Not on my island.
A Navy destroyer just rolled up on China’s doorstep in the South China Sea
A U.S. Navy warship again challenged China's vast South China Sea claims Thursday as U.S.-China tensions run high
The Pentagon says China is challenging the US with ‘risky’ run-ins in the South China Sea amid the COVID-19 pandemic
China to the United States: Come at me, bro