Showing posts with label Alaska. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Alaska. Show all posts

Friday, March 19, 2021

Tensions flare, on camera, at first US-China summit of Biden presidency

 The United States and China leveled sharp rebukes of each others’ policies in the first high-level, in-person talks of the Biden administration on Thursday, with deeply strained relations of the two global rivals on rare public display during the meeting’s opening session in Alaska.

Friday, July 13, 2018

South Korea scrambles fighter jets after Russian bombers trespass zone

Two Russian military aircraft entered South Korea's Air Defense Identification Zone multiple times on Friday afternoon, according to Seoul's joint chiefs of staff.

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Russia to Limit US Military Observation Flights: RIA

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Moscow will limit the scope of US military observation flights over Russia from Jan. 1 next year in retaliation for US curbs on similar Russian flights over the United States, the RIA news agency reported on Wednesday.

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

THAAD System Intercepts Target in Missile Defense Flight Test : Lockheed Martin

The Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system has successfully intercepted a target during a missile test conducted by the US Missile Defense Agency, Lockheed Martin said in a press release on Tuesday.

Saturday, July 8, 2017

Les Etats-Unis vont tester en Alaska leur bouclier antimissile THAAD

Le ministère américain de la Défense a annoncé vendredi qu'il comptait tester bientôt son bouclier antimissile (THAAD) en Alaska, sur fond de fortes tensions avec la Corée du Nord, qui vient de réussir son premier tir de missile intercontinental capable de frapper les Etats-Unis.

Thursday, July 6, 2017

US: Ready to use force in North Korea 'if we must'

The United States vowed to use military force to defend the country and its allies against a North Korean intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) if necessary, but said it prefers to use its clout in international trade to address the growing threat.

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Russia to give adequate response to NATO threat: Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Moscow was ready to give an adequate response to NATO's expansion in order to maintain a strategic balance, according to an interview released on Wednesday.

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Russia Not to Stand Idly by While US Deploys Global Anti-Missile System

 Russia sees the latest development of US anti-missile system in South Korea as a challenge and will not leave it without a response, Russian President Vladimir Putin said, explaining Russia’s own military build-up in the region.

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Saturday, November 19, 2016

Arctique: pas d'exploration pétrolière jusqu'en 2022

Barack Obama a exclu vendredi toute exploration pétrolière dans certaines parties de l'Arctique jusqu'en 2022, une mesure sur laquelle les républicains tenteront toutefois vraisemblablement de revenir quand ils accèderont au pouvoir l'année prochaine.

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

North Korea's Musudan missile launch fails

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Tuesday fired what was believed to be a Musudan intermediate-range ballistic missile but appeared to have failed, Yonhap news agency reported on early Tuesday.

Monday, September 28, 2015

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Chinese Navy Ships Spotted Off Alaska During Obama Visit

Five Chinese Navy ships have been spotted in international waters off the coast of Alaska, according to U.S. officials, in what many analysts see as a fresh attempt by Beijing to project military power far from its shores.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Obama to Announce Expansion of US Ice-Breaker Fleet in Arctic

US President Barack Obama, who is currently on a visit to Alaska, will announce plans on Tuesday to enhance the country's heavy icebreaker fleet to provide the United States with the necessary resources for shipping, mining and drilling activities in the Arctic region, Reuters reported.

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Washington concerned U.S. lagging behind Russia in Arctic

There is increasing concern among U.S. politicians and experts that the United States was lagging behind other nations, primarily Russia, in exploiting the Arctic's natural resources amid changing climate conditions alongside expanding its military presence in the region, the New York Times said in an article published on Saturday.

Arctic Nations to Discuss Immediate Region Issues in Alaska

Foreign ministers of Arctic nations, as well as key stakeholders from non-Arctic states, will address the immediate challenges of the region and propose possible solutions at the international conference in the US city of Anchorage, Alaska, on August 30-31.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Friday, May 1, 2015

Pentagon Claims Russian Nuclear Bombers Invaded US Air Space Near Alaska

The US Department of Defense has claimed that two Russian nuclear-capable bombers intruded into the US air defense zone near Alaska last week, according to the Washington Free Bacon website.

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