Taiwan's leader launches production of domestically made sub

Asia Pacific Nov 24, 2020

Taiwan's leader launches production of domestically made sub

Taiwan's president inaugurated the production of domestically made submarines Tuesday in the southern city of Kaohsiung, in a step forward for the island's defense strategy at a time of elevated tensions with China. "This submarine is an important part of allowing our navy to develop ...

Biden speaks with world leaders and national security experts

World / Politics Nov 18, 2020

Biden speaks with world leaders and national security experts

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden said Tuesday he would work to rebuild international institutions he said were damaged during Donald Trump’s presidency and that his message to world leaders is that "America is back.” Biden met Tuesday with defense and intelligence experts, many of whom worked ...

Biden likely to break barriers and pick woman to lead Pentagon

World / Politics Nov 15, 2020

Biden likely to break barriers and pick woman to lead Pentagon

President-elect Joe Biden is expected to take a historic step and select a woman to head the Pentagon for the first time, shattering one of the few remaining barriers to women in the department and the presidential Cabinet. Michele Flournoy, a politically moderate Pentagon veteran, ...