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Taiwan says it is not seeking an arms race with China

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan is not seeking to get into an arms race with China but does need to defend itself and will not submit to pressure, its defence ministry…

Robotic Weapons – A Moral Dilemma

Autonomous weapon systems – commonly known as killer robots – may have killed human beings for the first time ever last year, according to a recent United Nations Security Council report…

By Reuters and Chanakya Forum

AUKUS pact no threat to Indo-Pacific stability, U.S. envoy says

By Stanley Widianto JAKARTA (Reuters) - A defence pact between Australia, the United States and Britain is no threat to Indo-Pacific stability and is not aimed at any one country,…

An intensifying arms race in Asia

(Reuters) - Analysts warn Asia may be sliding into an accelerating arms race as countries react to China's military growth and tensions around North Korea's weapons programmes linger. Here is…

New Drives to Counter China Come With a Major Risk: Throwing Fuel on The Indo-Pacific Arms Race

An accelerating arms race in the Indo-Pacific is all but guaranteed now that China finds itself a target of new security arrangements — AUKUS and the Quad — aimed at…

By Reuters and Chanakya Forum

Factbox: An intensifying arms race in Asia

(Reuters) - Analysts warn that Asia may be sliding into an accelerating arms race as countries react to China's military growth. Here is a list of defence systems several Asian countries…

Indonesia warns against arms race after Australian nuclear sub pact

By Kate Lamb and Agustinus Beo Da Costa JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia said on Friday it was worried about an arms race in the region after neighbouring Australia announced plans…

US raises concern over China’s nuclear arms buildup

Washington DC [US], July 2 (ANI): The United States is concerned about China's accelerated build-up of its nuclear arsenal, State Department spokesperson Ned Price said on Thursday. "These reports and…