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India clears purchase of Russian combat jets worth $2.4 billion

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India’s government on Thursday approved the purchase of 33 Russian fighter jets and upgrades to another 59 planes, acting to beef up its air...

Algerian Navy orders Chinese corvette

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Algeria’s Navy will in two years’ time take delivery of a 96 metre long corvette from China’s Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding Group (HZ). The project was revealed...

China puts final satellite into orbit to try to rival GPS...

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China on Tuesday successfully put into orbit its final Beidou satellite, completing a navigation network years in the making and setting the stage to...

China likely lost at least 40 soldiers in border clash –...

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China lost at least 40 soldiers in a clash with India at their disputed border this week, a federal government minister has said, as...

China hands back ten Indian soldiers taken during border clash –...

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China has returned ten Indian soldiers captured during a deadly border clash earlier this week, a Indian government source said on Friday, as two...

Australia sees China as main suspect in state-based cyberattacks, sources say

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Australia views China as the chief suspect in a spate of cyber-attacks of increasing frequency in recent months, three sources familiar with the government’s...

India, China troops clash at Himalayan border, ‘casualties on both sides’

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India’s army said on Tuesday 20 of its soldiers had been killed in clashes with Chinese troops at a disputed border site, in a...

China set to complete Beidou network rivalling GPS in global navigation

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The Chinese Beidou navigation network will be complete this month when its final satellite goes into orbit, giving China greater independence from US-owned GPS...

Iran urges Russia, China to resist US push to extend arms...

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Iran on Wednesday called on Russia and China to resist a push by Washington to extend a UN-imposed arms embargo due to expire in...

China’s coronavirus campaign offers glimpse into surveillance system

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The coronavirus outbreak in China has given unprecedented glimpses into how an extensive system of surveillance cameras works, as monitoring stations are rebranded epidemic...

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Coronavirus shows why the SANDF needs to be adequately funded

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The deployment of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) to help fight the COVID-19 novel coronavirus yet again demonstrates the need for a...