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Japan rearmament worries China and Russia.

Japan rearmament worries China and Russia.

Tokyo has been taking active steps to strengthen the naval forces of Japan. Not so long ago, Japanese military held an official ceremony to launch the new helicopter carrier Izumo.…

Insurgents boycott ceasefire between Thailand and separatist Barisan Revolusi Nasional (BRN).

Insurgents boycott ceasefire between Thailand and separatist Barisan Revolusi Nasional (BRN).

Militants in the far South of Thailand have added businesses – big and small – to their current list of targets and Thai officials and analysts agree the insurgency is…

Japan-China tension on disputed island chains in the Pacific.

Japan-China tension on disputed island chains in the Pacific.

  Two analysts from an official Chinese research center suggested re-examining the ownership of the Japanese island chain of Ryukyu that includes Okinawa, adding to tensions over the Senkaku territorial…

Biometrics: the technological art of identifying people

Biometrics: the technological art of identifying people

    The intelligence community is pushing to make biometrically enabled intelligence — the art of identifying people by fingerprints, digital mugshots, iris scans or DNA — a regular part…

U.S. Admiral warns of Territorial Disputes Escalating to Conflict in South China Sea.

U.S. Admiral warns of Territorial Disputes Escalating to Conflict in South China Sea.

WASHINGTON, Feb. 9, 2013 – Amid reports of an incident between China and Japan near the Senkaku Islands, the top U.S. commander in the Asia-Pacific reiterated the need to resolve…

U.S. Jugde imposed sanctions to New Zealand company for dumping oil waste into U.S. waters off American Samoa.

U.S. Jugde imposed sanctions to New Zealand company for dumping oil waste into U.S. waters off American Samoa.

U.S. District Judge Beryl A. Howell imposed a New Zealand fishing company to pay $2.4 million plus a sentence of three years of probation for dumping oil waste into U.S.…

NEW ZEALAND NEWSPAPER SAYS TRAGEDY IS FORCING CHANGES IN U.S. AND INDIA.

NEW ZEALAND NEWSPAPER SAYS TRAGEDY IS FORCING CHANGES IN U.S. AND INDIA.

Too often, it takes a horrific tragedy to force a country to face reality. In its editorial, The Dominion Post of New Zealand says the school shooting in the United…

Run, Hide or Fight: What to do in a workplace shooting

Run, Hide or Fight: What to do in a workplace shooting

This chilling public service video ad teaches you what to do if a gunman goes crazy in your workplace. SEE VIDEO HERE…

Australian killed in Syria.

Australian killed in Syria.

The mother of an Australian killed fighting with rebel forces in Syria says he was not a terrorist despite being put on a US watch list. Muazez Toprakkaya told the…

Japan, China, U.S., increasing military tension in the Pacific.

Japan, China, U.S., increasing military tension in the Pacific.

Vast oil reserves, trillion-dollar trade routes, fervent nationalist sentiments, competing territorial claims and bitter histories – the waters off the east coast of China are a sea of money and…