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China is getting ready to declare an air defense identification zone in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea..
The timing of any declaration would depend on security conditions in the region, the South China Morning Post reports.
A North Korean missile launch attempt early on Tuesday morning appears to have failed, a South Korean military official told Reuters.
With Obama set to visit Hiroshima, CNBC's Akiko Fujita speaks to a Japanese atomic bomb survivor.
Many Israelis view the U.S. presidential contest as a choice between a predictable option in Clinton and a volatile one in Trump.
America's allies are worried Donald Trump doesn't support alliances and that they would be in danger if he's elected president, Robert Hormats said.
Outdated federal IT systems are being used to handle nuclear, taxpayer, prisoner and veterans' functions.
Imagine implanting electrodes in the hippocampus to help brain-injured patients process memories. That's what the Defense Department is attempting.
CNBC’s Sharon Epperson explains how military families can maximize their benefits and save more for retirement.
Drone-makers could benefit from the U.S. lifting its arms embargo on Vietnam.
Christopher Higgins, Morningstar Defense Analyst, discusses the impact Boeing will have in the defense space after a deal with a Vietnamese airline.
The future development of Sino-US ties is promising, but the United States should stay away from China's internal affairs, a retired Chinese diplomat has warned.
A group called the Niger Delta Avengers has claimed responsibility for attacks on oil infrastructure that have sent Nigeria's crude output plummeting.
Chinese officials issue the warning as Beijing tries to claim nearly 1.4 million square miles of open ocean.
"The Chinese people do not want to have war, so we will be opposed to [the] U.S. if it stirs up any conflict," Liu Zhenmin tells CNBC..
Two Chinese fighter jets carried out an "unsafe" intercept of a U.S. military aircraft on Tuesday over the South China Sea, the Pentagon said.
Jake Sullivan, Hillary Clinton's senior policy advisor, said Monday that Trump is "unlike any candidate we have seen before."
FMHR trader Josh Brown says all the sequestration worries are over, and defense spending is going higher.
The U.S. estimates that China's reclamation work had added more than 1,300 hectares of land on disputed islands in the South China Sea.
Replacing Trident, the U.K.'s nuclear weapons system, will cost "at least" £205 billion according to the CND.
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