Tag: China

Why new Chinese space weapon must worry India

Revelations by the Financial Times that this summer China may have tested an orbital bombardment system has prompted western defense analysts to suspect Beijing may have achieved a new military capability. The...

Amidst continued standoff, China passes new land border law

BEIJING: Asserting that the sovereignty and territorial integrity of China are "sacred and inviolable", the country's national legislature has adopted a new law on the protection and exploitation of the land border...

Indian Army yet to reorganize tank force for a two-front war

With the Ministry of Defence (MoD), under the Modi government, ordering the Indian Army (IA) to purchase and integrate 118 Arjun Mark-1A Main Battle Tanks (MBTs), the reader should understand that there is...

China converts retired J-6 fighters into combat drones

The Shenyang J-6 is a Chinese fighter aircraft modeled on the Soviet Mikoyan Gurevich MiG-19 interceptor. The piloted version of this aircraft was formally decommissioned from the PLAAF inventory in 2010. However,...

Understanding Chinese military spending

A YEAR into the global pandemic, China’s Two Sessions declared that the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) government was increasing the country’s official defense budget by 6.8 percent in addition to declaring a...

Despite US concerns, China continues construction of a naval base in Cambodia

A Washington-based think tank has published and analysed satellite images of Cambodia’s Ream Naval Base, and concluded that major new construction is taking place at the facility.Studying snaps taken by US private...

Pakistan Army inducts new HQ-9P surface to air missiles with a 200-kilometer range

The Pakistan Army's (PA's) Air Defence forces have inducted into service a variant of the Chinese-made HQ-9 surface-to-air missile (SAM) system, according to a 14 October press release issued by Inter-Services Public...

Indian and Chinese diplomats fighting each other after failed Military Commander talks

NEW DELHI: India and China were involved in another verbal slugfest on Wednesday with the former slamming Beijing for opposing Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu’s recent visit to Arunachal Pradesh and underlining that the...
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