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China tells Taiwan to halt all mainland spying, sabotage activities

Sep 16, 2018

China tells Taiwan to halt all mainland spying, sabotage activities

China on Sunday accused Taiwan's spy agencies of stepping up efforts to steal intelligence with the aim of "infiltration" and "sabotage," and warned the island against further damaging already strained cross-strait ties. The relevant agencies in Taiwan must end such activities immediately, the official Xinhua ...

Sep 13, 2018

EU lawmakers call for global ban on 'killer robots'

The European Parliament on Wednesday passed a resolution calling for an international ban on the development, production and use of "killer robots" — weapons that kill without a human deciding to fire. Autonomous weapons are machines programmed to select and attack targets using artificial intelligence, ...

With Vostok-2018, Russia prepares for biggest military drill in its history

Sep 10, 2018

With Vostok-2018, Russia prepares for biggest military drill in its history

Russia on Tuesday will launch the biggest military drills in its history, with the war games to involve 300,000 troops as well as Chinese soldiers, in a move NATO denounced as "exercising large-scale conflict." The weeklong deployment alongside Chinese and Mongolian armies dubbed Vostok-2018 (East-2018) ...