https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo-itemprop.pngSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngMorgan Artyukhina . Sputnik Internationalhttps://sputniknews.com/asia/202009181080508743-us-congress-prepares-to-approve-second-largest-taiwan-arms-sale-valued-at-7-billion/US lawmakers are expected to soon approve a massive, new weapons sale to Taiwan. The deal would provide the autonomous island not just with defensive
Despite the frequent chorus of concern about the pace of Chinese naval modernization, and its well-known efforts to rival or even outmatch America, the U.S. Secretary of Defense says China
Defense Secretary Mark Esper this week described plans to build out the Navy's fleet to 355 ships or more and find more funding to counter China's naval forces. In an
Lockheed Martin has been selected as the main contractor to conduct a study on how to provide the US Navy with large, autonomous ships that can operate for extended periods
THE CAVERNOUS space inside RAF Wyton, an airbase near Cambridge, resembles a newsroom. But the stories traded here are heavily classified. The Defence Intelligence Fusion Centre is the world’s only
The U.S. Navy will be flying more and more aircraft carrier-launched attack drones in the future, operating more autonomous vehicles and building larger numbers of smaller boats. All of this is part
File photo of an Active Denial System, commonly called a “heat ray,” after a demonstration by the Air Force on September 12, 2013.Photo: DVIDS/U.S. Air ForceFederal troops in Washington, D.C.
Conservationists are not known for delivering a lot of good news. But in the Burmese roofed turtle – a giant Asian river turtle whose bug-eyed face is naturally set in
The National Defense Strategy provides a clear road map for the Department of Defense to meet the challenges posed by a re-emergence of long-term strategic competition with China and Russia.