Paul Burton of Jane’s by IHS Markit weighs in on the defense budgets in Singapore and Indonesia.
North Korea will probably be “the single most defining geopolitical challenge” for the Trump administration, a former NSC Asia director said.
China has become less dependent on arms import over the past five years due to increased military capabilities at home, the SCMP reports.
Vice President Mike Pence assures the European Union in Brussels the Trump administration will develop their cooperation in trade and security and backs the EU as a partner in its own right. The U.S. military is "not in Iraq to seize anybody's oil," Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says, distancing himself from remarks by Trump, as he holds talks with Iraqi leaders.
The U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has told senior officials in Brussels that the U.S. wants "deeper ties" with the European Union.
In the first visit to Singapore by an Israeli head of state in 30 years, Netanyahu Monday called for greater diversity and tolerance.
An Iranian semi-official news agency reported that the country has launched sophisticated rockets during military exercises.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble discusses U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's first visit to Europe.
Trump's next pick for national security adviser will have autonomy over staffing and key decisions, the White House says as it scrambles to fill the post following the turbulent departure of Michael Flynn. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis distances himself from Trump's assessment of the media as "the enemy of the American people," saying during his first trip to...
Australia's Defence Industry Minister Christopher Pyne and Sheikh Mohammed, who is also Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, met on the sidelines of the biennial International Defence Exhibition and Conference in Abu Dhabi. The two agreed to consider a 10- year defence plan that could include more than 1 billion Australian dollars in sales to...
Australia's Defence Industry Minister Christopher Pyne and Sheikh Mohammed, who is also Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, met on the sidelines of the biennial International Defence Exhibition and Conference in Abu Dhabi. The two agreed to consider a 10- year defense plan that could include more than 1 billion Australian dollars in sales to...
Amid tensions with China, the United States has deployed a carrier strike group to the South China Sea to begin 'routine operations.'
Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi discusses Islamic State and how it can be defeated.
Norway has called on political leaders to put greater emphasis on job creation in order to rebalance society and withstand extremism.
Vice President Mike Pence declared that the US would "hold Russia accountable" and maintain steadfast support for NATO.
Terrorism and Russia are the greatest threats facing society and a "collective defense" is the only way to uphold Western democratic values.
The secretary general of NATO is supporting demands from the U.S. for members to increase their defense contribution.
Estonian Defence Minister Margus Tsahkna weighs in on the threat that Russia poses to Europe.
German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen discusses relations with Russia and the potential impact of fake news.
Jens Stoltenberg, NATO secretary general, discusses the defense spending of member states.
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