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First Military Chief Visit Spotlights Malaysia-Singapore Defense Ties
October 05, 2018
First Military Chief Visit Spotlights Malaysia-Singapore Defense Ties
The interaction highlighted ongoing activity within the bilateral relationship.
First Military Chief Visit Spotlights Malaysia-Singapore Defense Ties
What’s in the Malaysia-Saudi Arabia Counterterrorism Center Shutdown?
August 10, 2018
What’s in the Malaysia-Saudi Arabia Counterterrorism Center Shutdown?
A closer look at a recent development and what it means for Malaysia’s foreign and defense policy.
What’s in the Malaysia-Saudi Arabia Counterterrorism Center Shutdown?
New Scrutiny for Malaysia’s Old Submarine Deal?
June 08, 2018
New Scrutiny for Malaysia’s Old Submarine Deal?
A closer look at the new government’s suggestion to probe old allegations around the country’s submarine procurement.
New Scrutiny for Malaysia’s Old Submarine Deal?
Will Malaysia Buy Pakistan’s JF-17 Fighter Jet?
April 17, 2018
Will Malaysia Buy Pakistan’s JF-17 Fighter Jet?
Pakistan has been in “primary talks” with Malaysia over the procurement of the JF-17 fighter jet.
Will Malaysia Buy Pakistan’s JF-17 Fighter Jet?
When Will Malaysia Get New Submarines?
February 26, 2018
When Will Malaysia Get New Submarines?
Though the country continues to eye expanding its fleet, it remains a long way off from achieving that goal.
When Will Malaysia Get New Submarines?
A China Submarine in Malaysia Amid Najib’s US Visit?
September 12, 2017
A China Submarine in Malaysia Amid Najib’s US Visit?
A closer look at reports that China has had its second known docking of submarines in the Southeast Asian state.
A China Submarine in Malaysia Amid Najib’s US Visit?
Malaysia-Philippines Meeting Puts ASEAN Subregional Cooperation in the Spotlight
September 09, 2017
Malaysia-Philippines Meeting Puts ASEAN Subregional Cooperation in the Spotlight
A recent interaction was an important reminder of the efforts being made by both sides to address cross-border issues.
Malaysia-Philippines Meeting Puts ASEAN Subregional Cooperation in the Spotlight
Why Did Malaysia Just Burn an Illegal Fishing Vessel?
September 01, 2017
Why Did Malaysia Just Burn an Illegal Fishing Vessel?
The move is being read as an escalation in the country’s crackdown on sea crimes
Why Did Malaysia Just Burn an Illegal Fishing Vessel?
Malaysia Launches First Littoral Combat Ship
August 30, 2017
Malaysia Launches First Littoral Combat Ship
The development marks another step taken by the Southeast Asian state to modernize its navy despite significant challenges.
Malaysia Launches First Littoral Combat Ship
Malaysia Reveals New Maritime Base Near Disputed Island With Singapore
August 08, 2017
Malaysia Reveals New Maritime Base Near Disputed Island With Singapore
Facility is just the latest sign of the revival of a decades-old dispute in bilateral ties.
Malaysia Reveals New Maritime Base Near Disputed Island With Singapore
Malaysia to Deploy More Terror Aid to Philippines
July 26, 2017
Malaysia to Deploy More Terror Aid to Philippines
A second round of assistance is underway.
Malaysia to Deploy More Terror Aid to Philippines
Is Malaysia’s New Fighter Jet Deal Dead Now?
July 14, 2017
Is Malaysia’s New Fighter Jet Deal Dead Now?
A multi-billion dollar plan to replace the country’s aging aircraft looks even more unlikely to be approved soon.
Is Malaysia’s New Fighter Jet Deal Dead Now?
What Does Malaysia’s Air Force Need?
June 29, 2017
What Does Malaysia’s Air Force Need?
The country’s air force chief recently reiterated what some of the service’s top priorities are.
What Does Malaysia’s Air Force Need?
Malaysia’s Coast Guard Gets New Chief
June 08, 2017
Malaysia’s Coast Guard Gets New Chief
Zulkifili bin Abu Bakar has been sworn in as the head of the agency.
Malaysia’s Coast Guard Gets New Chief
Why Japan's Malaysia Coast Guard Boost Matters
June 08, 2017
Why Japan's Malaysia Coast Guard Boost Matters
The arrival of the second OPV from Japan this year emphasizes Tokyo’s role in strengthening the Southeast Asian state’s capabilities.
Why Japan's Malaysia Coast Guard Boost Matters
French Navy Ship Makes First Malaysia Visit
May 10, 2017
French Navy Ship Makes First Malaysia Visit
Vessel is in the Southeast Asian state for a six-day visit.
French Navy Ship Makes First Malaysia Visit
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