Militaries gather in Hawaii for massive maritime exercises

Jul 6, 2016

Militaries gather in Hawaii for massive maritime exercises

U.S. Pacific Fleet commander Adm. Scott Swift said Tuesday he wants all 26 nations participating in military exercises in Hawaii to leave better prepared to respond to humanitarian crises. Swift said he also wants participants to better understand what the best practices are for ...

Jul 5, 2016

Japan scrambled jets against China a record 199 times in April-June

Air Self-Defense Force fighter jets scrambled a record 199 times against Chinese aircraft approaching Japanese airspace in the April-June period, the Defense Ministry’s Joint Staff said. The previous record of 198 was set over the preceding three months, and shows, according to Japanese authorities, ...