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Singapore Launches Two New Warships
November 15, 2017
Singapore Launches Two New Warships
City-state commissions more of its new Littoral Mission Vessels
Singapore Launches Two New Warships
Singapore Holds Maritime Security Exercise Amid Terror Fears
October 31, 2017
Singapore Holds Maritime Security Exercise Amid Terror Fears
The 2017 iteration of Exercise Highcrest was held last week.
Singapore Holds Maritime Security Exercise Amid Terror Fears
US-Singapore Defense Ties in the Spotlight Amid Trump-Lee Summit
October 25, 2017
US-Singapore Defense Ties in the Spotlight Amid Trump-Lee Summit
Though much of the focus was on economics, the security part of the relationship was also an important consideration.
US-Singapore Defense Ties in the Spotlight Amid Trump-Lee Summit
What’s Next for US-Singapore Ties Under Trump?
October 23, 2017
What’s Next for US-Singapore Ties Under Trump?
A look ahead amid a summit meeting by the two leaders.
What’s Next for US-Singapore Ties Under Trump?
Singapore Holds Terror Drills in Changi Airport
October 18, 2017
Singapore Holds Terror Drills in Changi Airport
City-state holds first-ever large-scale exercise there amid rising terror threat.
Singapore Holds Terror Drills in Changi Airport
Singapore Defense Minister Visits Iraq Troops in Terror War
September 28, 2017
Singapore Defense Minister Visits Iraq Troops in Terror War
The trip put the city-state’s contribution in the fight against the Islamic State in the spotlight.
Singapore Defense Minister Visits Iraq Troops in Terror War
Singapore Reveals New Military Facility Amid Rising Islamic State Threat
August 03, 2017
Singapore Reveals New Military Facility Amid Rising Islamic State Threat
The city-state’s new institute is just the latest move to tackle a changing and rising terror threat.
Singapore Reveals New Military Facility Amid Rising Islamic State Threat
Singapore Gives Philippines Military Aid to Fight Islamic State Threat
July 19, 2017
Singapore Gives Philippines Military Aid to Fight Islamic State Threat
City-state offers targeted assistance that will serve as much-needed boosts to Manila’s limited capabilities.
Singapore Gives Philippines Military Aid to Fight Islamic State Threat
Malaysia’s New Army Chief Makes First Singapore Visit
February 11, 2017
Malaysia’s New Army Chief Makes First Singapore Visit
Zulkiple Kassim makes an introductory trip to the city-state amid an uncertain geopolitical environment.
Malaysia’s New Army Chief Makes First Singapore Visit
Singapore Launches Biggest Anti-Terror Drill
October 18, 2016
Singapore Launches Biggest Anti-Terror Drill
The counterterrorism exercise comes amid growing fears about potential terrorist attacks.
Singapore Launches Biggest Anti-Terror Drill
Singapore Warns of Rising ASEAN Terror Threat
October 04, 2016
Singapore Warns of Rising ASEAN Terror Threat
The city-state once again stressed the magnitude of the challenge for Southeast Asian states.
Singapore Warns of Rising ASEAN Terror Threat
 Singapore to Deploy Team to Iraq in 2017 for Islamic State Fight
August 18, 2016
Singapore to Deploy Team to Iraq in 2017 for Islamic State Fight
City-state set to deepen its role in combating the threat.
Singapore to Deploy Team to Iraq in 2017 for Islamic State Fight
Terrorism May Tear Singapore Apart: Prime Minister
August 10, 2016
Terrorism May Tear Singapore Apart: Prime Minister
Premier issues ominous warning about the threat terrorism poses to the country’s unity.
Terrorism May Tear Singapore Apart: Prime Minister
Singapore to Deepen Role in Islamic State Fight
August 03, 2016
Singapore to Deepen Role in Islamic State Fight
City-state will send a new medical team to Iraq in a boost for coalition efforts.
Singapore to Deepen Role in Islamic State Fight
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