• Washington is getting dangerously jumpy

    Washington is getting dangerously jumpy

    Dec 11, 2018 13:28

    Against the backdrop of the constant hysteric propaganda against Russia and China being released by the MSM on the daily basis, the Military Times would reveal that nearly half of all current military troops believe the United States will be drawn into a major war soon.

  • China reaching deeper and deeper into Nepal

    China reaching deeper and deeper into Nepal

    Dec 07, 2018 19:19

    A planned Himalayan railway connecting China to Nepal will give the landlocked latter nation a vital new trade route but also stir security concerns in neighboring India.

  • Djibouti: The Casablanca of a new Cold War

    Djibouti: The Casablanca of a new Cold War

    Dec 07, 2018 08:12

    Nowhere in the world are there so many military bases run by rival nations in such close proximity than in East Africa's Djibouti, where intrigue is rife and espionage is “de rigueur”, says Swedish journalist Bertil Lintner in his report for Asia Times, titled: “Djibouti: The Casablanca of a new Cold War.”

  • Russia moves on SE Asia, as US-China tussle and joust

    Russia moves on SE Asia, as US-China tussle and joust

    Dec 06, 2018 07:48

    From trade deals to arms sales to nuclear cooperation, Moscow is making its case as a third force competitor in the strategic region, says Nile Bowie in his article for Asia Times titled: “Russia moves on SE Asia, as US-China tussle and joust”.

  • “US must prepare for ‘horrendous,’ ‘devastating’ war with Russia and China”

    “US must prepare for ‘horrendous,’ ‘devastating’ war with Russia and China”

    Nov 20, 2018 16:38

    A bipartisan commission appointed by US Congress issued a lengthy report backing the Pentagon’s plans to prepare for a “great-power” war against Russia, China, or both, making clear that the Trump administration’s belligerent policies are shared by the Democratic Party.

  • US-China talks signal worsening confrontation

    US-China talks signal worsening confrontation

    Nov 15, 2018 08:14

    Talks in Washington last Friday between top-level US and Chinese officials further exposed the rapidly-developing divide between the world’s two largest economies as the Trump administration aggressively confronts Beijing across the board. US President Donald Trump is due to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G20 summit in Argentina at the end of November.

  • Chinese president tells military to prepare for war

    Chinese president tells military to prepare for war

    Nov 02, 2018 08:37

    In another sign of rapidly rising US-China tensions and the danger of conflict, President Xi Jinping has told his country’s military to prepare for war. His speech last Thursday to the People’s Liberation Army’s (PLA) Southern Theatre Command was a response to the Trump administration’s aggressive actions not just in intensifying trade war, but overtly readying for military conflict with both China and Russia.

  • Wall Street falls as US-China trade tensions rise

    Wall Street falls as US-China trade tensions rise

    Nov 01, 2018 08:39

    There were major swings on Wall Street yesterday, with the Dow moving in a range of 900 points, in response to a report that US President Donald Trump is planning to impose a tariff on all Chinese goods if he does not receive a satisfactory trade offer from President Xi Jinping.

  • The EU- Russia- China plan to avert Iran oil sanctions

    The EU- Russia- China plan to avert Iran oil sanctions

    Oct 29, 2018 10:20

    It may well be that the unilateral wrecking ball politics of the Trump administration are bringing about a result just opposite from that intended. Washington’s decision to abandon the Iran nuclear agreement and impose severe sanctions on companies trading Iran oil as of 4 November, is creating new channels of cooperation between the EU, Russia, China and Iran and potentially others.

  • The latest developments in relations between the USA and China

    The latest developments in relations between the USA and China

    Oct 23, 2018 13:34

    The change in the relationship between the two leading world powers (the USA and China) is a key factor in the situation, not just in the Indo-Pacific, but in the world as a whole.