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  • Vietnam Warships Visit Philippines Amid South China Sea Dispute

    Vietnam Warships Visit Philippines Amid South China Sea Dispute

    Vietnam today showed off its two most powerful warships in the first-ever port call to the Philippines but an official said it was not trying to challenge China's superior naval forces amid tension in the South China Sea.

  • Warship Deal to be Cancelled For 'Make In India' Option

    Warship Deal to be Cancelled For 'Make In India' Option

    India will opt out of an agreement to buy small warships from Korea - mine-sweepers - because a middleman was allegedly involved in the contract which was signed three years ago. Indian laws forbid the payment of commissions and use of agents for def...

  • 'Stop Being a Bully': Britain Tells Russia Which Sent Warships to Australia Before G-20 Summit

    'Stop Being a Bully': Britain Tells Russia Which Sent Warships to Australia Before G-20 Summit

    British Prime Minister David Cameron today told Vladimir Putin to stop bullying smaller states as Australian counterpart Tony Abbott accused the Russian leader of trying to relive the "lost glories of tsarism".

  • Russia to G-20: We're Here. So Are Our Warships.

    Russia to G-20: We're Here. So Are Our Warships.

    Vladimir Putin is underlining his presence at a major summit of world leaders in Australia by stationing warships in waters off the country's northeastern coast, prompting the Australian prime minister to angrily accuse Russia of trying to reclaim th...

  • Threat to Kolkata Port Forces Highest Alert

    Threat to Kolkata Port Forces Highest Alert

    Two warships berthed at Kolkata for Navy week celebrations moved out.

  • China Says Nothing Unusual in Submarine Docking at Sri Lanka Port

    China Says Nothing Unusual in Submarine Docking at Sri Lanka Port

    Brushing aside India's concern, China today defended its submarines making port calls in Colombo, saying there is "nothing unusual" as it is an international common practice for warships to stop for refuelling at ports abroad.

  • Warships of Rival Koreas Exchange Warning Shots

    Warships of Rival Koreas Exchange Warning Shots

    Warships from the rival Koreas exchanged warning shots Tuesday after a North Korean ship briefly violated the disputed western sea boundary, a South Korean defense official sai

  • US Navy to Deploy Armed, Robotic Patrol Boats

    US Navy to Deploy Armed, Robotic Patrol Boats

    The US Navy says it will soon use armed, robotic patrol boats with no sailors on board to escort and defend warships moving through sensitive sea lanes.

  • Chinese Warships in First Call at an Iran Port: Media

    Chinese Warships in First Call at an Iran Port: Media

    Two Chinese destroyers have arrived at Iran's Gulf port of Bandar Abbas, in an unprecedented visit attesting to a new rapprochement between the two countries, Iranian media reported Sunday.

  • France Suspends Delivery of Warship to Russia Over Ukraine

    France Suspends Delivery of Warship to Russia Over Ukraine

    France said Wednesday "conditions" were not in place to deliver the first of two Mistral-class warships to Russia, a move planned later this year that has sparked controversy given the crisis in Ukraine.

  • Britain's Cameron Urges Military Sanctions Against Russia

    Britain's Cameron Urges Military Sanctions Against Russia

    British Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday urged the EU to hit Russia with tougher sanctions over the downing of flight MH17, calling for a ban on military sales and criticising France's deal to build two warships for Moscow.

  • Indian Warships Reach Russia for Naval War-Games

    Indian Warships Reach Russia for Naval War-Games

    Three Indian Navy warships today entered Vladivostok in Russia for the INDRA series of naval war-games with that country.

  • US Sends Another Warship to Persian Gulf

    US Sends Another Warship to Persian Gulf

    The US has sent another warship to the Persian Gulf with 1,000 marines on board as clashes between Iraqi forces and Islamic militants intensified Sunday, the media reported.

  • At Navy Drills US and China Try to Forge Relationship

    At Navy Drills US and China Try to Forge Relationship

    Chinese warships will join US-led naval drills off Hawaii for the first time this week, in a significant but mainly symbolic effort by the two powers' fighting forces to make friends, not war.

  • Vietnam Says China Moving Rig; China Denies Sending Warships

    Vietnam Says China Moving Rig; China Denies Sending Warships

    Vietnam said on Wednesday that a Chinese oil rig at the centre of an increasingly bitter territorial dispute appeared to be on the move again, as China denied Vietnamese accusations that it had sent warships to the scene.

  • North Korea Denies Shelling Near South Korea Warship

    North Korea Denies Shelling Near South Korea Warship

    North Korea today rejected as "sheer fabrication" Seoul's charges that it fired shells near a South Korean warship the previous day.

  • North Korea and South Korea Exchange Fire Near Disputed Sea Boundary

    North Korea and South Korea Exchange Fire Near Disputed Sea Boundary

    North and South Korean warships exchanged artillery fire Thursday in disputed waters off the western coast, South Korean military officials said, in the latest sign of rising animosity between the bitter rivals in recent weeks.

  • North Korea Fires Shells Near South Korea Warship: Seoul

    North Korea Fires Shells Near South Korea Warship: Seoul

    North Korea on Thursday fired shells into disputed waters near a South Korean warship on patrol south of the Yellow Sea border, South Korea's defence ministry said.

  • New North Korea Warships Raise Sanctions Doubts

    New North Korea Warships Raise Sanctions Doubts

    Satellite images have picked out two new North Korean warships - the largest it has constructed in 25 years and an important "wake-up call" on the effectiveness of sanctions, a US think-tank said Friday.

  • US Criticizes France-Russia Warship Sale

    US Criticizes France-Russia Warship Sale

    US Secretary of State John Kerry reiterated Washington's opposition to France's sale of warships to Russia during a meeting with French counterpart Laurent Fabius earlier this week, US officials said Thursday.

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