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US disinvites China from exercise RIMPAC 2018

The US defense department has decided to withdraw its invitation for China to take part in the upcoming large-scale ...

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RAN ships "challenged" by Chinese in South China Sea

A task group of three Royal Australian Navy ships was reportedly involved in what was termed as a “robust ...

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China starts construction of third aircraft carrier: SCMP

Construction works on China’s third aircraft carrier started at a Shangai shipyard in 2017, the South China ...

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Italian frigate trains with Chinese, Korean warships ...

Italian Navy frigate and current operation Atalanta flagship ITS Fasan trained with ships from the Chinese PLA Navy ...

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After Pakistan, Chinese Navy task group heads for Iran

A Chinese PLA Navy task group composed of three ships completed a four-day visit to Pakistan’s Karachi port ...

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China launches first domestically-built aircraft carrier

By Michael Martina BEIJING (Reuters) – China on Wednesday launched its first domestically built aircraft ...

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Australian, Chinese Navy ships maneuver in South China Sea

Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Ballarat took part in exercises with People’s Liberation Army – Navy Type 054A ...

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Chinese, EU counter-piracy commanders meet in Gulf of Aden

European and Chinese counter-piracy task group commanders met in the Gulf of Aden during their regular patrols. The ...

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Taiwan monitors China's Liaoning as it passes Taiwan Strait

South Korea, Japan and Taiwan have all scrambled jets in the past 36 hours to intercept China’s military ...

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Three Chinese Navy ships visit San Diego

Three Chinese Navy ships arrived in San Diego as part of a routine port visit that will last from December 6 to 9. ...

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US Pacific Command visits China for maritime plenary

Senior representatives from U.S. Pacific Command traveled to China to participate in the annual military maritime ...

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First US warship visits China since Hague ruling

USS Benfold, a U.S. Navy Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer, arrived in Qingdao, the home of the Chinese ...

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US Navy chief to visit Chinese counterpart in Beijing

U.S. Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. John Richardson is scheduled to visit his PLA Navy counterpart Adm. Wu ...

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China to launch naval drills ahead of South China Sea ruling

China’s maritime safety administration on Sunday said it would hold military drills in and around the ...

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Chinese naval jet crashes into factory building

A Chinese naval fighter jet has crashed during a night-time flying exercise in Taizhou in China’s Zhejiang ...

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China commissions new guided-missile frigate

The Chinese Navy has received a new-generation indigenously-built guided missile frigate, the People’s ...

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IFR 2016 commences

An opening ceremony to kick start the International Fleet Review 2016 is scheduled to be held at Command Stadium, ...

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Russian warships in Shanghai, China

Russian Navy’s Pacific Fleet ship formation led by the destroyer Bystry visited the port of Shanghai within ...

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HMAS Darwin trains with Chinese PLA Navy

Australian Navy’s Adelaide-Class frigate, HMAS Darwin, has conducted a passage exercise with the Chinese ...

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Danish, Chinese PLA Navy Train Together

Danish Navy vessel HDMS Absalon and the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy guided-missile Liuzhou ...

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USS Stethem Joins PLA Navy for Drills in East China Sea

The U.S. Navy’s destroyer USS Stethem teamed with People’s Liberation Army-Navy PLA(N) guided-missile ...

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