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China’s Defense Budget to Increase 10 Percent in 2015
March 04, 2015
China’s Defense Budget to Increase 10 Percent in 2015
Details on what precisely China is spending money on remain murky.
China’s Defense Budget to Increase 10 Percent in 2015
Defending the World's Largest Defense Budget
March 04, 2015
Defending the World's Largest Defense Budget
Defense Secretary Ashton Carter defends the Pentagon's budget request in front of the Senate Armed Services Committee
Defending the World's Largest Defense Budget
India's Defense Spending Is Adequate
March 04, 2015
India's Defense Spending Is Adequate
India's spending what it needs to on defense given the threats it perceives.
India's Defense Spending Is Adequate
Malaysian Peacekeepers Could Face Toughest Challenge Yet
March 04, 2015
Malaysian Peacekeepers Could Face Toughest Challenge Yet
The country’s armed forces chief signals rough road ahead for peace monitors.
Malaysian Peacekeepers Could Face Toughest Challenge Yet
Putin's 'Red October': Russia's Deadliest New Submarine
March 04, 2015
Putin's 'Red October': Russia's Deadliest New Submarine
Should the United States be worried?
Putin's 'Red October': Russia's Deadliest New Submarine
Pentagon Declassifies Information on Afghan Security Forces
March 04, 2015
Pentagon Declassifies Information on Afghan Security Forces
SIGAR draws attention to discrepancies in ANSF force strength.
Pentagon Declassifies Information on Afghan Security Forces
Where Are America’s Warriors Coming From?
March 03, 2015
Where Are America’s Warriors Coming From?
The United States military is mostly a middle-class force.
Where Are America’s Warriors Coming From?
Is India's Defense Budget Adequate?
March 03, 2015
Is India's Defense Budget Adequate?
New Delhi's defense spending will rise modestly in the new fiscal year.
Is India's Defense Budget Adequate?
Does Russia Really Need a Second Aircraft Carrier?
March 03, 2015
Does Russia Really Need a Second Aircraft Carrier?
Russia's top naval commander confirmed that the Kremlin is pursuing a second aircraft carrier. Does it need one?
Does Russia Really Need a Second Aircraft Carrier?
US Concludes Special Operations Task Force in the Philippines
March 03, 2015
US Concludes Special Operations Task Force in the Philippines
After 13 years, the U.S. Joint Special Operations Task Force-Philippines (JSOTF-P) will leave the Philippines.
US Concludes Special Operations Task Force in the Philippines
What to Expect From Russia's Pacific Fleet in 2015
March 02, 2015
What to Expect From Russia's Pacific Fleet in 2015
Will Russia's ambitious naval plans in the Pacific bear fruit this year?
What to Expect From Russia's Pacific Fleet in 2015
In A2/AD Showcase, Iranian Navy Sinks <em>Nimitz</em> Carrier Mock-Up
February 28, 2015
In A2/AD Showcase, Iranian Navy Sinks Nimitz Carrier Mock-Up
Does the video tell us anything about Iran's anti-access/anti-denial capabilities in the Strait of Hormuz?
In A2/AD Showcase, Iranian Navy Sinks Nimitz Carrier Mock-Up
India's Submarine Fleet Faces Further Delays
February 27, 2015
India's Submarine Fleet Faces Further Delays
Is New Delhi’s submarine fleet in a state of crisis?
India's Submarine Fleet Faces Further Delays
US Admiral: Chinese Subs Outnumber America's
February 27, 2015
US Admiral: Chinese Subs Outnumber America's
A U.S. admiral told Congress that China now has more submarines than the U.S. -- and is building still more.
US Admiral: Chinese Subs Outnumber America's
Australia and Norway to Work Together on Missile
February 27, 2015
Australia and Norway to Work Together on Missile
A new missile, specifically designed for the F-35A aircraft, will be jointly developed by both countries.
Australia and Norway to Work Together on Missile
Indonesia May Kill Brazil Defense Deals Amid Execution Row
February 26, 2015
Indonesia May Kill Brazil Defense Deals Amid Execution Row
Diplomatic spat could cause Jakarta to rethink procurement of Brazilian equipment.
Indonesia May Kill Brazil Defense Deals Amid Execution Row
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