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As Chinese influence looms, Antony to visit Maldives


September 12th, 2012 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony Saturday heads to Male on a three-day visit during which he will inaugurate a military hospital and a training academy for ... Read more...

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`Chinese military diplomacy to reduce India’s concerns’


September 4th, 2012 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 4 (IANS) The Chinese military's diplomacy will help reduce miscalculations amid territorial disputes and concerns of neighbours, analysts said as Defence Minister Liang Guanglie visits India.China Daily ... Read more...

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‘China, India military exchanges back on track’


September 3rd, 2012 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 3 (IANS) Chinese Defence Minister Liang Guanglie's India visit is "a sign that military exchanges between China and India are back on track", an expert told a Chinese ... Read more...

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Chinese defence minister in US to boost military ties


May 11th, 2012 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 11 (IANS) Chinese Defence Minister Liang Guanglie Thursday visited the United States Military Academy (USMA) at West Point, presenting to its library more than 200 copies of ... Read more...

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India, China to discuss regional security Dec 9


November 30th, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) India and China will hold their annual defence dialogue Dec 9 when the two sides will exchange their perspectives on regional and global security ... Read more...

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Indian Army chief talks defence relations with Uzbekistan


November 19th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) In keeping with its new focus on Central Asian nations, Indian Army chief Gen. V.K. Singh is on a three-day visit to Uzbekistan, where he ... Read more...

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India, China planning joint army exercise in 2012


November 13th, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) With India and China resuming their bilateral military exchanges four months ago, the two nations are planning to revive their joint military exercise in ... Read more...

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US-China military hotline eases ties


November 12th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 12 (IANS) Top military officials of China and the US and the defence ministries of both countries have held multiple phone conversations since a hotline was set ... Read more...

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US arms package to Taiwan irks China


September 20th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 20 (IANS) The Obama administration is expected to announce Wednesday the sale of a package of weapons and equipment worth $5.8 billion to upgrade Taiwan's fleet ... Read more...

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China’s defense policy ‘ensures national security’: Official


April 28th, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Apr 28 (ANI): The development of weapons and equipment in China is to ensure national security and is not directed against any other country or specific target, said the country's defense ... Read more...

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India-China to hold joint military exercise soon


April 13th, 2011 - 2:27 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 12 (ANI): India-China defence exchanges are on track and both the countries would soon be expanding their relationship in this sphere, with holding of joint military exercise after ... Read more...

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IANS Kashmiri journalist gets non-stapled China visa


April 11th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) An IANS journalist with a passport issued in Srinagar has got a normal Chinese visa in a sign that Beijing may have relaxed the ... Read more...

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Obama says US welcomes China’s peaceful rise


January 20th, 2011 - 4:06 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has said cooperation between America and China is good for both countries as well as the world."I absolutely believe that China's peaceful rise ... Read more...

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India protests Chinese stapled visas; Beijing refuses to budge (Second Lead)


January 13th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) India Thursday strongly protested against Chinese stapled visas for residents of Arunachal Pradesh saying it was "unacceptable". Beijing, however, refused to budge from its position."Stapled Chinese visas ... Read more...

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Stapled visas not acceptable, India tells China (Lead)


January 13th, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) Strongly reacting to China issuing stapled visas to Indian citizens from Jammu and Kashmir and Arunachal Pradesh, New Delhi said Thursday it will not agree to such ... Read more...

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US-China agree on visits by military officials in 2011


December 12th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec 12 (ANI): A Chinese Defense Ministry official has said that senior Chinese and US military officials would exchange visits during 2011.The China Daily quoted Guan Youfei, Deputy Director in the ... Read more...

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Chinese military being trained to have more open image


November 14th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Nov 14 (ANI): China's military officers are reportedly undergoing training to learn how to deal with the media, as the military is adopting a more open and transparent image.At a seminar ... Read more...

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India, Malaysia to step up military ties


October 27th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Kuala Lumpur, Oct 27 (IANS) India and Malaysia Wednesday agreed to step up military exchanges and also cooperate in counter-terrorism measures.A joint statement on India-Malaysia Strategic Partnership released during ... Read more...

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China wants full military exchanges with India


October 24th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Tokyo, Oct 24 (IANS) China is keen to resume full military exchanges with India, informed sources said Sunday, as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here on the first leg ... Read more...

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China-US military ties impasse set to end


October 12th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 12 (ANI): To end an impasse over military ties between China and the US, Defense Minister Liang Guanglie has invited his American counterpart Robert Gates to visit Beijing, which ... Read more...

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US military exchanges ban video game allowing Taliban to take pot shots at US soldiers


September 4th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 4 (ANI): The "Medal of Honor" video game, which reportedly allows players to assume the role of Taliban fighters to kill US soldiers, will not be stocked at military ... Read more...

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China, US discuss defense issues, despite suspension in military exchanges


September 3rd, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Sep 3 (ANI): A senior Chinese general met with the head of a leading U.S. think tank and discussed the building of strong military ties between both countries, despite military exchanges ... Read more...

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Antony reviews security scenario


August 31st, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony Tuesday reviewed the security scenario with the three service chiefs, the first such meeting after a controversy erupted over China refusing to welcome ... Read more...

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China opposed “internationalizing” South China Sea issue


July 31st, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 31 (ANI): China on Friday said that it was opposed to "internationalizing" the South China Sea issue.A spokesman of the Chinese defence ministry called on the United States to ... Read more...

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Time not ripe for Sino-US military exchanges: Chinese experts


July 29th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, July 29 (ANI): Chinese experts believe that it is not the ripe time for China and the United States to resume their military talks."Their comments came after the US renewed its ... Read more...

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China urges US to end arms sales to Taiwan


June 18th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, June 18 (ANI): China has urged the United States to honor its commitments and stop selling arms to Taiwan."China has maintained a clear and persistent stance on opposing US arms sales ... Read more...

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US, China military visits in limbo


March 12th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar.12 (ANI): The Chinese Army brass has urged the Pentagon to take the initiative to fix stagnant Sino-US military relations.The Pentagon needs to make "real gestures" to bring back normal ... Read more...

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China’s military build-up figures in India-US talks


January 20th, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) China's military build-up figured Wednesday in the talks between Defence Minister A.K. Antony and visiting US Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates, who said its implications were among ... Read more...

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Obama wants stronger military, diplomatic ties with China


October 29th, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct. 29 (ANI): President Barack Obama has reiterated his administration's commitment to build an active, cooperative and comprehensive relationship with China, which requires both strong bilateral diplomatic and military ties.Obama's ... Read more...

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China urges US to ‘create condition’ for military relations


September 29th, 2009 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 29 (Xinhua) China Tuesday urged the US to create conditions for the development of stable military-to-military relations. "We hope the US cautiously handles issues of arms sales to Taiwan and ... Read more...

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China to boost military ties with Pak


June 26th, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, June 26 (ANI): In a step further to embolden their military relationship, Chinese Defence Minister, Liang Guanglie met Chief of Staff of the Pakistan Air Force, Air Chief Marshal Rao Qamar ... Read more...

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India committed to advancing bilateral cooperation with China: Manmohan Singh


June 16th, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Yekaterinburg (Russia), June 16 (ANI): India will give top priority to its relations with China and is committed to advancing bilateral cooperation in various fields on the basis of progress made ... Read more...

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Growth of Chinese Navy not surprising: US Admiral


April 20th, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 20 (ANI): The growth of the Chinese Navy is in line with its economy and "it's no surprise to see it develop the way that it has," a top ... Read more...

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China vows to strengthen military ties with Britain


April 3rd, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 3 (Xinhua) China Friday said it was ready to strengthen military exchanges and cooperation with Britain. "China regards Britain as an important partner of cooperation and thinks highly of the role ... Read more...

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China, US reach an agreement to resume military exchanges


April 3rd, 2009 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 3 (ANI): China and the United States will resume military exchanges that were suspended last November.Foreign Ministry spokesman Qin Gang said on Thursday that President Hu Jintao and ... Read more...

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