The Philippines gives the US greater access to bases amid concerns from China

The Philippines and the United States have agreed to add four sites under EDCA The agreement comes amid tensions in the South China Sea, over Taiwan EDCA allows the United States access to Philippine military bases MANILA (Reuters) – The Philippines has given the United States expanded access to its military bases, Philippine defense chiefs … Read more

Apparently Israel was behind a drone strike on an Iranian factory – US official

Drones target a factory near Isfahan, and there were no casualties Iran: “cowardly” attack will not slow down nuclear activity Israel refuses to comment DUBAI/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A US official said on Sunday that Israel appeared to be behind a drone attack on a military factory in Iran. Iran claimed that it had intercepted drones … Read more

Berlin sets a condition for the US to supply German-made tanks to Ukraine – Source

German Leopard tanks are the most suitable for Ukraine All eyes will be on Germany when the defense chiefs meet on Friday The United States will provide 125 million dollars to Ukraine to support energy systems A government minister among the dead in the Ukraine helicopter crash Kyiv/BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany will send German-made tanks … Read more

A Closer Look: Why Japan is Seeking Military Relations Outside of Its US ally

TOKYO (Reuters) – Before meeting President Joe Biden in Washington, D.C., Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida visited Italy, France, Britain and Canada, in part to forge security ties that could help them fend off China, North Korea and Russia. The harsh neighborhood In June, Japan’s defense minister at the time, Nobuo Kishi, said his country … Read more

“What ceasefire?”: Shells fly on the Ukrainian front despite Putin’s armistice

Putin orders a ceasefire in observance of the Russian Orthodox Christmas Ukraine says Russia is trying to buy time to rearm Missiles hit Kramatorsk and Kherson before the armistice NEAR KREMINA, Ukraine (Reuters) – Russian and Ukrainian forces exchanged artillery fire on the front line in Ukraine on Friday, even after Moscow said it had … Read more

Ukraine says Russia plans new mobilization to ‘turn the tide of war’

Russia will throw “everything that they have left” into the war – Kyiv 89 Russian servicemen are killed in the New Year’s attack at the Ministry of Defense Bakhmut is still on the eastern front, the scene of heavy fighting Russia deploys a frigate with hypersonic cruise missiles This story includes content produced in Russia, … Read more