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March 22, 2023

Only 7 NATO members hit alliance’s 2 percent GDP defense spending target in 2022

Breaking Defense: Just seven of NATO’s 30 member states met its 2 percent GDP defense spending target in 2022, figures

March 22, 2023

Marcos defends US military presence, which China opposes

SFGate: President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. on Wednesday defended his decision to allow a larger United States military presence in the

March 22, 2023

US imposes sanctions on firms, people procuring equipment for Iranian drones

Fox News: The United States said Tuesday it is imposing a new round of sanctions on Iranian firms and people

March 22, 2023

US Accuses Beijing, Moscow of ‘Encouraging’ N. Korea Missile Launches

Defense Post: The United States on Monday accused China and Russia of “encouraging” North Korean missile launches by thwarting a

March 21, 2023

U.S. Bombers Drill with Japanese, South Korean Fighters After North Korean Missile Launches

USNI News: U.S. forces conducted separate presence drills with South Korea and Japan over the last several days in response

March 21, 2023

Taiwan’s president to stop in U.S., raising prospect of friction with China

The Washington Post: Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen will visit the United States at the end of the month, stopping over

March 21, 2023

Former Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou to make historic visit to mainland China

CNN: Taiwan’s former President Ma Ying-jeou will visit mainland China next week, the first such trip by a former Taiwanese leader since the

March 17, 2023

Russia Says It Downed Three Missiles Over Southern Region

Defense Post: Russia said its forces shot down three missiles over the southern border region of Belgorod, the latest spillover

March 17, 2023

Mali gets warplanes, drones from Russia, Turkey

Turkish Minute: Mali’s military rulers took delivery on Thursday of more aircraft from Russia, now its main military and political

March 15, 2023

China, Russia, Iran hold joint naval drills in Gulf of Oman

ABC News: Naval forces from China, Iran and Russia — countries at odds with the United States — are staging