Tag Archives: South China Sea

Officials warn China will use EMP against U.S if war escalates over Taiwan disputes

China is likely to mobilize electromagnetic pulse weapons against the United States in any potential war over the Taiwan strait, according to a report prepared by F. Michael Maloof, a retired US defense department official for the WorldNetDaily, a conservative … Continue reading

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WAR DRUMS: US GENERAL WARNS CHINA OVER NEW AIR ZONE

US Pacific Air Forces Commander Gen. Herbert ‘Hawk’ Carlisle says any attempt by China to replicate its air defense zone in the South China Sea would be a “very provocative act.” “If you look at some of the things that have … Continue reading

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WAR DRUMS: US vows to defend Japan against China

Secretary of State John Kerry vowed Friday that the United States would defend Japan against attack including over islands claimed by China as tensions boil between the Asian powers. Kerry, who said he would visit China next week, met in Washington … Continue reading

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Philippine leader likens China’s rulers to Hitler

Philippine President Benigno Aquino has warned China’s efforts to claim disputed territories are like Nazi Germany’s before World War II, drawing a fierce Chinese response on Wednesday branding him ignorant and amateurish. In an interview with the New York Times, Aquino … Continue reading

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Philippine Navy Adds To Regional Arms Build-Up As China Words (And Deeds) Escalate

WARS N RUMORS OF WARS: The Philippine navy hopes to add two more warships to its fleet as Southeast Asian countries continue to expand their militaries in response to the Chinese government’s increasingly assertive territorial ambitions in the South China Sea, also … Continue reading

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China’s Maritime Restrictions ‘Provocative and Potentially Dangerous’

The United States says Chinese moves to restrict fishing in contested waters of the South China Sea are a “potentially dangerous” escalation in the maritime dispute. Chinese authorities say the rules are well within their sovereign rights. China’s Hainan province is … Continue reading

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US takes aim at China, ups naval aid to SE Asia

Taking clear aim at China’s growing aggressiveness in territorial disputes with its smaller neighbors, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry announced Monday that the United States will boost maritime security assistance to the countries of Southeast Asia amid rising tensions … Continue reading

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