N.Korea ‘Sorry’ for Unsavory Shooting of South Defector

September 25, 2020 @ 09:04 AM

North Korea has offered an apology for its militarys killing of a South Korean civilian allegedly trying to flee to the North earlier this week. In a formal notice sent to the South, North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un said he feels "very sorry" for greatly "disappointing" President Moon Jae-in and other...

South Korean Official Shot Dead by North Was Trying to Defect

September 25, 2020 @ 05:58 AM

The South Korean Fisheries official shot dead by Norths soldiers and his body later burnt, was trying to defect, Seoul has revealed. The 47-year-old official left his patrol vessel and jumped into the sea with a life jacket and a flotation device attached

Did a Su-35S Fighter Shoot Down a Su-30 Jet in Russian Exercises?...

September 23, 2020 @ 08:19 AM

The Su-30 fighter jet of the Russian Aerospace Forces (RuAF) that crashed during exercises on Tuesday could have been brought down by friendly fire from a Su-35S jet whose cannon had not been disarmed. While the crash of the Su-30 was widely reported in the Russian media, what caused the crash...

China Willing to Meet ASEAN Nations "Halfway" to Solve Sea Dispute

September 23, 2020 @ 05:53 AM

Indicating a major climb down in its aggressive stand over the South China Sea (SCS), Beijing has indicated it willing to meet Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) "halfway" to solve the SCS dispute. Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin met Defense Minister Wei Fenghe last week

Chinese H-6 Bombers Carry Out Simulated Attack on Guam-like Base

September 22, 2020 @ 07:34 AM

The Chinese Peoples Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) released a video on their official Sina Weibo account showing its H-6 bombers attacking a base that resembles the one in Guam. The videos release on Saturday coincides with Chinas second day of real-combat drills near Taiwan

Taiwan Threatens "Defensive Air Strikes" Against China Following Weekend PLA Air Drill

September 20, 2020 @ 06:17 PM

For the first time, Taiwan has said it reserves the right to launch a “defensive air strike” against the mainland following weekend flights of some 40 Chinese warplanes which crossed the median line of the Taiwan Strait, the unofficial sea border between the two countries. Taiwan would not fire the first shot, but it would exercise its right to defend itself and would “definitely fire back if fired upon,” a military source was quoted as saying by

US Set to Clear Drone, Cruise Missile Sales to Taiwan even as...

September 18, 2020 @ 01:59 PM

US is set to clear the sale of General Atomics drones besides cruise missiles and mines in a major boost to Taiwanese defense capabilities even as Beijing commenced joint maritime and aerial exercises and combat-readiness patrols in the Taiwan Strait. The “real combat-oriented drill,” as Chinese state control media called it, coincided with the visit of US Undersecretary of State Keith Krach to Taiwan island from Thursday for "economic talks

China Using Music Warfare Tactic from 206 B.C. to Psych Indian Troops

September 18, 2020 @ 10:28 AM

China is using a military warfare tactic from 206 B.C

Venezuela Shoots Down Drug-carrying US-registered Aircraft

September 17, 2020 @ 07:57 AM

The Venezuelan Air Force shot down an alleged drug-carrying US-registered aircraft on Tuesday, the third such incident this year.

India, China Agree on 5-Point Plan to Ease Border Tensions

September 11, 2020 @ 04:15 PM

India and China agreed on a five-point plan to resolve their prolonged border face-off during their meeting in Moscow on September 10. S

China Airdrops Artillery Pieces, Paratroopers Near Indian Border Using Y-20 Plane

September 8, 2020 @ 09:16 AM

The Chinese military completed their first heavy equipment airdrop from Y-20 heavy transport plane during a real combat training exercise in the plateau area, close to its border with India. During this live-fire training, the Y-20 aircraft, having maximum take-off weight of 200-tons, continuously airdropped multiple pieces of heavy equipment including 107mm multi-barrel rocket launchers (MBRLs), Type-03 crawler-type paratrooper vehicles and armored vehicles

India, China Accuse Each Other's Troops of Opening Fire in Ladakh

September 8, 2020 @ 07:08 AM

India and China accused one another's troops of opening fire near Pangong Tso Lake on the western section of the China-India border on September 7 amidst claims of border transgression from both sides. There are no reports of casualties on either side