China

China just showed it has a new ‘Dark Sword’ fighter jet — and it’s a nightmare for the US

Newly released images of a hitherto unknown UAV reveal China is fast closing the gap in military technology with the West

China Uses Facial Recognition to Fence In Villagers in Far West

China Uses Facial Recognition to Fence In Villagers in Far West

China using the restive, Muslim dominated region of Xinjiang as a test-bed for new facial recognition technology

China Has Dispatched Warships to Challenge U.S. Vessels Sailing Near Disputed Islands

US Navy in a “freedom of navigation” exercise near disputed islands in the South China Sea

Russia, China Would Destroy U.S. Command Aircraft on ‘Day 1′ of War, Air Force Warns

Russian air defence systems would down U.S. command and control aircraft from the outset if war broke out, says U.S. Air Force Secretary

China lands nuclear strike-capable bombers on South China Sea islands

China begins what it describes as preparation for “the west Pacific and the battle for the South China Sea”.

A still from a Russian government video shows the Kinzhal missile detaching from a MiG-31 aircraft. Click to enlarge

Hypersonic Weapons: The Perfect Tool for Asymmetrical Warfare

Federico Pieraccini looks at a range of weapons being developed that will become increasingly important in the future, where America is now lagging far behind

First China-made aircraft carrier starts sea trials: state media

China’s second aircraft carrier set sail Sunday to test its engines, propulsion and navigation systems

Chinese laser system: the Low Altitude Guard II. Click to enlarge

Pentagon Confirms Chinese Fired Lasers at U.S. Pilots

Several U.S. pilots injured by laser weapons fired from China’s military base in Djibouti

"The China Hustle" Exposes Mega Scam

“The China Hustle” Exposes Mega Scam

After Madoff, it was the biggest swindle in history and no one has heard of it.

Chinese defence chief says his visit to Moscow is a signal to the US

The message is clear but will America and its allies take heed?

Type 001a, Chinese-aircraft carrier. Click to enlarge

Sea Trials for First Chinese-built Carrier As Beijing Showcases Naval Power

China takes another step toward becoming a world-class military power as its second aircraft carrier, the first to be built and designed domestically, prepares for sea-trials

Furious China ramps up support for Russia on Skripal, calls West’s actions “outrageous”

Despite loud Western condemnation, China is lining up with Russia over the Skripal case, Will Washington’s warmongers take heed?

Kim Jong-un paid ‘unofficial’ visit to Beijing, Chinese state media confirms

North Korean leader leaves the country for the first time since 2011, in an armoured train

China’s parliament puts Xi on course to rule for life

“Democracy”, the Chinese way

Artist's concept of the hypersonic Chinese passenger jet. Click to enlarge

Beijing to New York in 2 hours? Chinese team reveal hypersonic plane ambition

As well being involved in a top-secret hypersonic weapons program, Chinese researchers are also looking into the possible design of a hypersonic passenger jet.

US Seeks Hypersonic Weapons as China Zooms Ahead

By the admission of Admiral Harry Harris, the head of US Pacific Command, it’s an area where U.S. military technology is beginning to lag behind

Tet Offensives, Hungry China and Dumbed Down Americans

Tet Offensives, Hungry China and Dumbed Down Americans

Drugged, decadent, easily manipulated, narcissistic and ignorant of history, how will Americans deal with the existential storm awaiting them?

US soldiers alongside an A-10 Thunderbolt at Khandahar Air Base, Afghanistan, in Jan 2018. Click to enlarge

US to deploy 1,000s of troops near China’s border: Report

The White House is reportedly planning to deploy thousands of U.S. Marines on rotational tours to counter Chinese expansion

The J20, China's new stealth fighter. Click to enlarge

China announce new ‘operational’ Warplane

Until recently, only the US and Japan had stealth fighters in Asia, but China’s J-20 changes that

Beijing claims nearly all of the waterway and has been turning reefs and islets into islands and installing military facilities such as runways and equipment on them, such as this radome on Panganiban Reef. Click to enlarge

China’s aggressive militarization of disputed South China Sea

Beijing transforms seven reefs in the disputed Spratly Islands into military island fortresses