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How the Pentagon Countered China"s Designs on Greenland

The Pentagon raised an alarm last year over what its officials deemed a troubling development in this ice-cloaked territory: China was looking to bankroll and build three airports that could give it a military foothold off Canada’s coast......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 11th, 2019

Brent dips as demand worries weigh, U.S. oil prices hit 2019 high

Oil prices were mixed on Tuesday as concerns about global crude oil demand and uncertainty over the latest round of U.S.-China trade talks countered investor optimism around tightening supplies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 19th, 2019

Oil lingers around 2019 highs but demand worries weigh

Oil steadied on Tuesday after hitting 2019 highs as concerns about global crude oil demand, coupled with uncertainty over the latest round of U.S.-China trade talks, countered investor optimism around tightening supplies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 19th, 2019

Oil slips from 2019 high as economy worries weigh

Oil fell from its 2019 high of almost $67 a barrel on Tuesday as concerns about the progress of U.S.-China trade talks and slowing economic growth countered lower supplies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 19th, 2019

US Intel Confirm China Tests "World"s Most Powerful Railgun" At Sea

Just on the heels of an alarming recent Pentagon intelligence study which assessed that China "already leads the world" in key areas .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 31st, 2019

New US Intelligence Study: China "Already Leads The World” In Key Weapons Technologies

A newly released Pentagon unclassified intelligence report authored by the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) comes to some shocking and alarming conclusions concerning China's rapid advances in advanced military technology in.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 18th, 2019

US Investigating Boeing Satellite Sale To China-Backed Startup

The close relationship of Boeing (whose former employee Patrick Shanahan is now the acting Pentagon chief) with a Chinese government-backed satellite start up co.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 12th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Apple is losing ground to China’s homegrown rivals

Apple Inc. brought the high-end smartphone to China. Now it is sputtering as homegrown rivals win over consumers by offering similar designs and features at far lower prices......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 5th, 2019

DARPA Seeks New Materials To Keep Hypersonic Vehicles From Overheating 

The Pentagon's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is seeking new designs for cooling super-hot leading edges o.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 28th, 2018

Gen. Dunford Slams Google"s "Inexplicable" Deepened Ties With China As It Cuts Pentagon Projects

"We a.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 7th, 2018

Miscalculation: China Building More Nuclear Subs Than Pentagon Estimated, Report

Some of America's most influential think tanks and the Pentagon have likely underestimated the number of Chinese nuclear submarines under construction, a new report suggests.  Satelli.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 30th, 2018

DoD Official Urges Taiwan To Buy More Weapons In Fear Of "Cross-Strait Invasion" By China

A Pentagon official said Monday that Taiwan should increase its military spe.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 2nd, 2018

A Pentagon official is urging Taiwan to spend more on a modern military in light of China"s "increasing frequency and scale of activity"

Billy H.C. Kwok/Getty Images A Pentagon official is urging Taiwan to boost its defense spending in order to "modernize its military" in the face of the potential threat from Beijing. David Helvey, the US principal deputy assistant secretary of defe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 1st, 2018

Escobar: What Sanctions On Russia And China Really Mean

Authored by Pepe Escobar via The Asia Times, The Pentagon may not be advocating total war against both Russia and China – as it has been interpreted in some quarters ... A crucial Pentagon report.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 19th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Pentagon complains about Chinese warship as tensions grow

U.S. military officials complained Monday that a Chinese warship harassed a U.S. Navy vessel as it sailed through the South China Sea, adding to a growing roster of disputes between the two countries in a sudden escalation of tensions......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 1st, 2018

US Pulls Patriot Missiles From Middle East As Focus Shifts To China, Russia Threat

The Pentagon is removing Patriot missile systems from several Middle Eastern countries next month, an a move that the Wall Street Journal says coincides with a "realignment of forces and ca.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 26th, 2018

Why China Has Its Eyes Set On Greenland, Could Threaten US Air Force Base

Last year, the Chinese government published a rep.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 10th, 2018

The Pentagon is worried about getting jammed by Russia and China, so it"s testing lasers to go off the grid

US Marine Corps/Pfc. Kindo Go The US military is getting ready for a potential conflict against a powerful adversary whose capabilities may nea.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 23rd, 2018

China may add a "nuclear element" to the disputes in the South China Sea, the Pentagon is warning

REUTERS / Anton Vaganov.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 20th, 2018

Beijing Slams Pentagon "China Military Threat" Assessment As False "Cold War Mentality"

China has lodged a diplomatic protest in response to the latest Pentagon annual assessment .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 17th, 2018

China"s Long Range Bombers "Likely Training For Strikes" Against The US, Pentagon Warns

A new Pentagon report has sounded the alarm over China's expanding military reach and says the rival to American power is increasing its ability to send bombers further afield while "likely training for strikes" against the United States an.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 17th, 2018