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DHS warns of data threat from Chinese-made drones

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The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has warned U.S. firms of the risks to company data from Chinese-made drones, according to a notice reviewed...

Foreign military activity increasing in the Horn of Africa

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The presence of foreign militaries in the Horn of Africa is increasing, with a wide variety of international security actors—from Europe, the United States,...

China’s arms exports on the rise

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Beijing continues to build its stature as a global arms exporter, according to the Pentagon’s annual report to Congress on the military and security...

Images show construction on China’s third – and largest – aircraft...

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Construction of China’s first full-sized aircraft carrier is well under way, according to satellite images obtained and analysed by a U.S. think tank. The images...

China putting minority Muslims in ‘concentration camps,’ U.S. says

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The United States accused China on Friday of putting well more than a million minority Muslims in “concentration camps,” in some of the strongest...

Congo Republic and China agree on debt restructuring

Congo Republic’s government said it signed an agreement with Beijing in April to restructure its debt to China, over $2 billion as of 2017. The...

China leads U.S. on potent super-fast missiles

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China is leading the U.S. in a race to deploy hypersonic missiles that would defeat existing air defense systems, according to senior U.S. officials. The...

China seizes record ivory tusks, busts smuggling gang

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Chinese authorities seized 7.48 tonnes of smuggled ivory tusks last month, the biggest haul in recent years, as Beijing steps up a campaign against...

Anti-satellite weapons: rare, high-tech, and risky to test

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India tested an anti-satellite weapon on Wednesday, saying the indigenously produced interceptor was used to destroy an object in orbit. Such a weapon allows for...

China says 13,000 ‘terrorists’ arrested in Xinjiang since 2014

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Authorities in China have arrested almost 13,000 “terrorists” in Xinjiang since 2014, the government said on Monday, in a policy paper defending its controversial...

SA defence industry’s poor relation status must change

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More proof – if needed – that the South African defence industry is the poor relation in the national industrial sector comes from the...