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New communications sea code for Navies in Asia Pacific Region.

New communications sea code for Navies in Asia Pacific Region.

Signed in Qingdao,China,   the U.S. and two dozen Asia-Pacific nations adopted an communications agreement last Tuesday. The agreement aimed at improving contacts and communications at sea, to reduce the…

Military Defense pact between Philippines and the United States.

Military Defense pact between Philippines and the United States.

The Philippines and United States negotiators reached on Friday an agreement on key points of a military pact. This agreement will boost the American troop presence as The Philippines seeks…

Asia Pacific: The Japanese and South Korean tangents in India’s Look East Policy

Asia Pacific: The Japanese and South Korean tangents in India’s Look East Policy

by Vaagisha, Political Analyst, Thierry Apoteker Consulting, 23/01/2014.- India hosted Japanese Emperor Akihito in late December, followed by South Korean President Park Geun-hye and will finally host Japanese PM Shinzo…

New Year Greetings from the Korean antics: reunification

New Year Greetings from the Korean antics: reunification

by Vaagisha, Political Analyst, Thierry Apoteker Consulting .- Reunification is one of the most multidimensional sentiments that runs within North and South Korea, most sought after by the political and…

Recently confiscated American microchips, shows China´s challenging United States.

Recently confiscated American microchips, shows China´s challenging United States.

As China rises to challenge the United States as a power in the Pacific, American officials say  in ways that not only compromise weapons systems but also enable it to…

Containing China´s expansion: U.S. provided fast patrol boats to Vietnam.

Containing China´s expansion: U.S. provided fast patrol boats to Vietnam.

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry offered harsh words for China and new maritime security assistance for Southeast Asia on Monday to bolster countries facing growing Chinese assertiveness in a…

Japan rebuilding its Armed Forces, specially the Navy.

Japan rebuilding its Armed Forces, specially the Navy.

    Japan is to significantly increase its defence spending over the next five years to acquire surveillance drones, fighter jets, naval destroyers and amphibious vehicles to counteract China´s growing…

Malaysia: extremist Sunnis fuelling anti-Shia sentiments.

Malaysia: extremist Sunnis fuelling anti-Shia sentiments.

The Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia sociologist , Dr Mohd Faizal Musa (pro Shia), said extremist sunni religious authorities have spread the myth that Shia Islam was a recent import starting in…

Pacific: Japan´s Islands dispute with China reach Europe.

Pacific: Japan´s Islands dispute with China reach Europe.

Trade flows offer another indication of where the European Union’s economic interests lie. In 2011, EU-Japan trade accounted for 3.6 percent of the EU’s total trade, making Japan its seventh-largest…

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.…