Category Archives: military

Rising tension as US carrier visits Yellow Sea – Wendell Minnick

Getty Images via @daylife Military tensions between China and the US are rising again as US aircraft carrier George Washington will join exercises with South-Korea in the Yellow Sea, writes Wendell Minnick…

New anti-ship ballistic missiles deployed from Guangdong – Wendell Minnick

Wendell Minnick Fantake via Flickr In a new step in China’s further military expansion, a new anti-ship ballistic missile (ASBN) will be deployed from Guangdong, writes Wendell Minnick in Defense News….

July edition of our newsletter is due

Zhang Lijia        via Flickr Should we bother you with China and our speakers’ bureau in the sweltering heat of the summer, we were thinking at the global…

Russia tries to stop China’s fighter jets – Wendell Minnick

by ASKYZ via Flickr China’s military industry is pushing its fighter jet JF-17/FC-1 on a global market, and apparently so successful its Russian competitor is trying to block it, writes…

Reuben F. Johnson

Reuben F. Johnson is a more than twenty-year veteran of analysing and writing about defence technology, weapon systems, procurement networks and political-military affairs in Russia/Former USSR, China, Latin America and the Middle East. He travels from Kiev, Ukraine.

Minnick, Wendell

Wendell Minnick is an author, commentator, journalist and speaker who has spent nearly two decades covering military and security issues in Asia. He is an expert on military and security issues in Asia. He travels from Taiwan.