New US-led Persian Gulf Patrols Increase Risks with Iran

As the US tries a new way to protect shipping across the Persian Gulf…

Japan will not join US-led Gulf coalition

Japan will not join a US-led security mission to protect ships…

North Korea fires two missiles at sea in likely protest

On Saturday, North Korea expanded a series of weapons, firing what appeared to be…

Japan aims to send ships to Yemen instead of Strait of Hormuz

Japan may send vessels to patrol Yemen instead of joining a…

United Kingdom joins US on mission in Strait of Hormuz

Britain reported on Monday that it would join a naval security mission led by the British…

Japanese navy to acquire unmanned 20 helicopters

The government plans to introduce about 20 large unmanned helicopters to the Force destroyers…

New MSEG Aegid Haguro destroyer inaugurated in Yokohama

Japan's air defense capability has improved significantly with the launch of the new…

4 Chinese ships enter Japanese waters around the Senkaku Islands

Four Chinese Coast Guard ships have entered Japanese waters around the Senkaku Islands…

Russian submarine has 800x radiation leak larger than normal

Norway has found a 800.000 radiation level higher than normal at the wreck of the…

Australia to track Chinese surveillance ship during military exercises

Australian defense officials said on Monday they were tracking a Chinese surveillance ship that…

US sailor accused of attempted murder in Tokyo

An 21 American, who was arrested in May on suspicion of assaulting a driver…

Government to build base at Kagoshima Port to increase security around Senkakus

Japan's Coast Guard plans to establish one of the country's largest bases at Port of…

US and Russian ship cause debate between countries after unsafe handling

The US and Russia accused each other of unsafe actions on Friday after a ship…

US aircraft carrier remains out of Gulf

A US aircraft carrier commissioned by the White House to move quickly to the Middle East due to the…

China's warships stir up unrest in Sydney

Australians enjoying a sunny winter morning were surprised by the sight of three…

Trump expects Japan's military to strengthen US in Asia

US President Donald Trump said he hopes Japan's military will reinforce…

Iran's "threat" declined, says US Secretary of Defense

The acting US Secretary of Defense said Iran's alleged threat…

US ends search for F-35 that fell from Japan in April

The US Navy said on Thursday it had suspended the search for an F-35A fighter that…

Images show the construction of China's third aircraft carrier

Recent satellite photographs indicate that construction of China's third aircraft carrier is underway,…

Japan implements long range missiles to combat Chinese expansion

Japan is introducing long-range missiles to contain China's maritime expansion, but…

Search for F-35 jet continues on Aomori coast

Japan expanded its search for an F-35 poaching on Thursday with a ship of…