US looks to exploit anger over Beijing’s South China Sea ambitions

Washington hopes to capitalise on anger over persistent Chinese aggression in the South China Sea to rally rival claimants against Beijing. China has continued to assert its dominance of the strategically important waters during the coronavirus pandemic even as other littoral states have been focused on dealing with the health crisis. “Their harassment has not served them well. And it has helped start some conversations that we are having now about how to deal with China,” said a US diplomat in south-east Asia. The incidents have piled up in recent…

The Coronavirus Creates New National Security Problems for America

The coronavirus consumes media space and government working hours. This is serious stuff, but it is not our only challenge. America’s target fixation on disease containment blinds it to other challenges. Autocrats see opportunity behind the coronavirus curtain to expand their power and settle issues in their favor. It could be a “springtime for dictators.” Our challenge in Asia is particularly acute. Xi Jinping is exploiting the averted gazes of the United States and the world to tighten the noose on the South China Sea and its many islands and…

Robin Hood Of Pakistan – Imran Khan Stealing From Poor & Feeding The Rich: ANI

China’s ties with the ASEAN or Association of Southeast Asian Nations over the South China Sea is at a critical stage. The ASEAN region is crucial to the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) – the dream project of President Xi Jing Ping but ongoing disputes over the crucial South China Sea between US-backed ASEAN has only complicated the matter.  ASEAN nations have often criticized aggressive Chinese activities and plans in the South China Sea (SCS) as Beijing attempts to strengthen its grip on the disputed territories. As reported by EurAsian…

Indian All-Out Retaliation Against Pakistan Hindered By France and Russia?

Joe Biden has pledged to officially recognize the 1915 Armenian genocide if elected to the White House, a move past presidents including serving US President Donald Trump has avoided for years.  How Pakistan-Backed Azerbaijan Is Confronting India Backed Armenia? Successive US Presidents refrained from calling the 1915 incidents as Armenians genocide until former President Barack Obama referred to the tragedy as “Meds Yeghern”, or “Great Crime” in the Armenian language which was followed by Trump administration. In December 2019 both chambers of Congress passed the Armenian Genocide Reaffirmation Resolution in a…

Two Biggest Critics Of Pakistan Army Eliminated On Same Day & It Cannot Be A Coincidence

China’s ties with the ASEAN or Association of Southeast Asian Nations is at a critical stage. The ASEAN region is crucial to the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) – the dream project of President Xi Jing Ping but ongoing disputes and US engagement has only complicated the matter.  ASEAN nations have often criticized aggressive Chinese activities and plans in the South China Sea (SCS) as Beijing attempts to strengthen its grip on the disputed territories. As reported by EurAsian Times earlier, the South China Sea is a key naval passage…

Richard D. Fisher, Jr On Taiwan: China targets two island chains

While the world may never know whether the Chinese Wuhan Coronavirus originated from deliberate or accidental activities in a Chinese biological laboratory, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) dictatorship is callously exploiting the “China Virus” as a weapon to extend its military control from the First Island Chain to the Second Island Chain. As most of the world reeled from the toll in lives and the economic dislocations from lockdowns, the CCP has exploited these distractions by increasing its People’s Liberation Army (PLA) activities in the First Island Chain, which extends…

India Contemplates On Joining The World’s Biggest Trade Pact After The WTO

China’s ties with the ASEAN or Association of Southeast Asian Nations is at a critical stage. The ASEAN region is crucial to the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) – the dream project of President Xi Jing Ping but ongoing disputes and US engagement has only complicated the matter.  ASEAN nations have often criticized aggressive Chinese activities and plans in the South China Sea (SCS) as Beijing attempts to strengthen its grip on the disputed territories. As reported by EurAsian Times earlier, the South China Sea is a key naval passage…

US Air Force sends B-1 bombers back to Guam on temporary deployment

US Air Force sends B-1 bombers back to Guam on temporary deployment after ending its 16-year continuous presence on the Pacific Island just weeks ago The United States Air Force has dispatched a fleet of B-1 bombers to Guam just weeks after ending its 16-year continuous bomber presence in the region Four bombers and approximately 200 Airman arrived at Anderson Air Force Base in Guam on May 1 to conduct training and ‘strategic deterrence missions’ The B-1s, from Dyess Air Force Base in Texas, have been deployed as part of…

Kashmiri Pandits ‘Cornered & Concerned’ With New J&K Reorganisation Laws

China’s ties with the ASEAN or Association of Southeast Asian Nations is at a critical stage. The ASEAN region is crucial to the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) – the dream project of President Xi Jing Ping but ongoing disputes and US engagement has only complicated the matter.  ASEAN nations have often criticized aggressive Chinese activities and plans in the South China Sea (SCS) as Beijing attempts to strengthen its grip on the disputed territories. As reported by EurAsian Times earlier, the South China Sea is a key naval passage…