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Top: People's Liberation Army Air Force J-10 fighter jets fly in an air show. Center: People's Liberation Army soldiers show their skills in Beijing. Bottom: A Chinese Navy submarine appears at an international fleet review. (JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images, FENG LI/Getty Images, GUANG NIU/AFP/Getty Images)

China Grapples With the Realities of Global Power

China's expanding defense ambitions outlined in its most recent defense white paper will conflict with its stated policy of noninterference. Read more…

U.S. Naval Update Map: May 28, 2015

This map shows the approximate locations of U.S. Carrier Strike Groups and Amphibious Ready Groups. Read more…

The Iran Shahed Ends Its Journey in Djibouti

Though the Iranian ship remains in port, its cargo will be transferred on to Yemen by U.N.-chartered vessels. Read more…