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President-elect Donald Trump tweets about Lockheed Martin's F-35 and Boeing's F-18 programs. CNBC's Seema Mody reports.
A Trump spokesman told NBC News that the president-elect was referring to a need to prevent nuclear proliferation.
Jim Lebenthal is getting worried about holding the heavily scrutinized defense company into year end.
Discussing President-elect Trump's meeting with Boeing and Lockheed Martin CEOs and the state of defense in the United States, with Ret. Col. Jack Jacobs, U.S. Army NBC News military analyst, and Dr. Marvin Sambur, former assistant U.S. Air Force secretary for acquisition and research.
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump extracted a promise from Boeing's CEO that the cost of replacing Air Force One would not exceed $4 billion.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on President-elect Donald Trump's meeting with Boeing and Lockheed Martin CEOs.
China could be feeling out the incoming Trump administration on maritime issues, says Aaron Connelly at the Lowy Institute for International Policy.
China has returned a U.S. underwater drone taken by a Chinese naval vessel in the South China Sea.
Reva Goujon at Stratfor talks about the assassination of the Russian ambassador to Turkey in Ankara.
The drone seizure had caused diplomatic outcry, with President-elect Donald Trump weighing in on the matter on Twitter.
Russian news agencies reported that nobody was killed in the accident.
Twitter, Facebook, Apple, Google, IBM, Uber and Microsoft have refused to hand over data to build a database of Muslim-Americans, Recode reports.
"The Chinese lifeboat adopted a professional and responsible attitude in investigating and verifying the device."
Japan and Russia are still working on territorial matters, says Tobias Harris at Teneo Intelligence.
A Chinese newspaper is calling on the country to consider force as a means to conquer Taiwan, following an apparent shift in U.S. policy.
Japanese energy and infrastructure sectors are likely to benefit from bilateral investment between the two countries, says Kathy Matsui at Goldman Sachs Japan.
The U.S. Air Force is calling for an end to big-ticket items like the error-ridden F-35 in order to save money. Fiscal Times reports.
China's Taiwan Affairs Office said any interference with the "one China" principle would have a serious impact on peace.
Defense spending in Taiwan has not kept pace with the threat posed by China and should be increased, a senior U.S. defense official said.
Citi says Huntington Ingalls shares could decline by as much as 3 percent if Trump criticizes its aircraft carrier construction business.
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