China, Russia, Iran Closing Gap with Smaller, Older U.S. Military

US Air Force General admits Russia, China and Iran are developing capabilities that are ‘better than what we currently have in many areas’

China-Iran Relations: Beijing To Strengthen Military Ties With Tehran, Chinese Admiral Says

New alliances are emerging that one day may confront the U.S. and its Western allies

Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea in this still image from video taken by a P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft provided by the United States Navy May 21, 2015. REUTERS/U.S. Navy/Handout via Reuters. Click to enlarge

American Navy vessels to sail near artificial islands in South China Sea

US planning to sail naval patrols near to the disputed Spratly islands in the South China Sea to test China’s claim to the newly reclaimed islands

China launches global yuan payment system

China’s yuan joins world’s top four global currencies

China completes construction of lighthouses in South China Sea

China has announced that it will not tolerate violations of its territorial waters as it completes the construction of two lighthouses in the disputed South China Sea

Chinese military could soon disable sensors on enemy missiles

Chinese military could soon disable sensors on enemy missiles

Using suitcase-sized device after ‘groundbreaking’ study on ultrafast lasers

Chinese troops to join Russian marines in Syria soon, says report

The military buildup continues with more reports suggesting China will soon join with Russia and Iran in Syria

Chinese nuclear submarine in nuclear safety drill at the Qingdao naval base in Shangdong province, eastern China. Click to enlarge

China Set To Deploy Nuclear Sub That Can Hit US Mainland Targets, Pentagon Says

A new Chinese nuclear submarine designed to carry missiles that can hit the U.S. will likely deploy before year’s end, Pentagon says

Chinese aircraft carrier docks at Tartus to support Russian-Iranian military

This report from a site run by former Israeli military-intelligence personnel remains unconfirmed. However, it echoes other reports of growing Chinese involvement

Arab News Source Reports China Sent Warship to Syria

Report claims Chinese troops and military aircraft will arrive in Syria within six weeks to assist Russia

A 9А52-4 MLRS 9К58 Smerch. Click to enlarge

Drone buddies: Russia, China work on first MRLS-delivered scout UAV

Russian and Chinese engineers jointly develop reconnaissance drone for instant delivery to battlefield. Includes video

Zhejiang blast. Click to enlarge

One explosion is an accident; four is sabotage

Fourth industrial explosion rocks China in string of covert attacks on industry

China's covert war with America heats up

China’s covert war with America heats up

Warships near Alaska, another industrial explosion, and China unveils cruise missile that renders U.S. carriers obsolete. Includes graphic, must-see video of Tianjin blasts

China holds massive military parade, to cut troop levels by 300,000

Guest of honour at the event was Russian President Putin while the parade was shunned by Western leaders

China's largest self-developed unmanned combat aerial vehicle, or combat drone, makes its first flight in Gansu Province in northwest China

China’s Largest Drone, The Rainbow 5, Makes Its Maiden Flight

Equipped with powerful wall-penetrating radar, the CH-5 UAV is seen as comparable to the U.S. Reaper drone

Chinese stocks tumble once again as ‘Black Monday’ looks set to plunge towards ‘Black Tuesday’

Losses look set to accelerate as billions wiped off markets worldwide

Is China Getting the Greek Treatment?

Is China Getting the Greek Treatment?

As China’s stock market tumble precipitates a worldwide crash, we revisit this prescient 2011 article entitled “Illuminati Will Burst China’s Bubble”

Global Sell-Off Gains Pace Over China Fears

Fears of a China-led global economic slowdown drove US stocks to their steepest one-day drop in nearly four years on Friday. Monday’s market opening is already being called “Black Monday”

China Conducts Fifth Test of Hypersonic Glide Vehicle

Successful test of vehicle of traveling at ten times the speed of sound. Displayed new capability in manoeuvring at hypersonic speeds

China to take over strategic US military base in Djibouti

China to take over strategic US military base in Djibouti

The U.S. military has been ordered to vacate the second largest U.S. base in Djibouti, to make way for the Chinese military with 10,000 troops