The new missile system is specifically intended to target enemy warships trying to invade Japan's island areas, including the Nansei Islands.
Sharing aerial footage, the U.S. Coast Guard said it is currently monitoring the Russian vessel operating in the vicinity of Hawaii.
Compared to the jets currently operated by the country, a tailless design will reportedly offer China significant advances.
While the divorce between Washington and Beijing is not total yet, the two leading economies are fast moving toward lesser and lesser interdependence.
Faced with a shortage of well-trained pilots, China is pushing inexperienced pilots to carry out dangerous combat-ready patrol missions beyond their capacities.
Based on an analysis of 28 naval wars, the expert found 25 were won by the side with the larger naval fleet.
The ESB vessels are a class of highly flexible ships, used for a wide range of different military operations as part of the critical access infrastructure.
Also known as the ship killer, each NMESIS system features the Navy's latest anti-ship missile, the Naval Strike Missile, a high subsonic sea-skimming radar-evading weapon with a range of 100 nautical miles.
With China ratcheting tensions in the region over Taiwan and other conflicting claims, Japan announced in December 2022, a paradigm shift in its security policy.
The U.S. said the deployment of the Nimitz Carrier Strike Group in the South China Sea is part of the Navy's routine operations in the Indo-Pacific.
The North Korean leader has said his country must mass produce tactical nuclear weapons while also developing a new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM).
Driven by regional security challenges from China and North Korea the defense cooperation between Tokyo and Kuala Lumpur has grown over the years.
As the arms race between China and the West intensifies, the rapid development of laser weapon technology is posing new challenges for missile sensors.
Iran's Supreme Leader has stressed the need for the country's navy to strengthen its combat capability and maintain its presence in international waters.
A crucial agreement between Jakarta and Hanoi could make way for the two nations to establish a united front to counter China's aggression.
Moldova has already expressed fears of a possible push by Russian forces to secure a land corridor to Transnistria through Ukraine.
Operating as small units, the MLRs are designed to enable the rapid and flexible deployment of small groups of marines to remote islands.
The long-range, over-the-horizon radar system will enable air domain awareness and maritime domain awareness requirements over the Western Pacific region.
While the cost, feasibility, and complexity of the Pentagon's endeavor have been questioned, Beijing has moved forward with its multi-domain warfare project.
South Korean defense authorities came under severe criticism for their failure to counter the North Korean drone incursions.
China sent 1,727 planes into Taiwan's ADIZ in 2022, while there were around 960 incursions seen in 2021 and 380 in 2020.
The senators' concerns highlight that American shipyards cannot meet the needs of the U.S. Navy and do not have the capacity to build submarines for Australia.
The Navy responded on Twitter to say that the ship was currently under maintenance with topside repairs planned to begin this week.
The U.S. Navy's decision is in line with the global trend of developing technology that allows unmanned drones to replace highly-trained and expensive fighters.
Video footage shows the Hengam-class landing ship IRIS Lavan launching an Ababil "suicide drone" toward the mock naval base.
Russian President Vladimir Putin earlier urged Russia's defense industry to increase production and improve the quality of equipment.
The deployment of the U.S. fighter jets at the Nevatim airbase in southern Israel is a part of a doctrine called "agile combat employment."
The drone flight is being linked to the recent movement of the Chinese aircraft carrier Liaoning along with its task force in the region.
The Chinese military's failure to keep pace in terms of personnel training, along with legacy issues, poses a major challenge for the PLA.
The stimulated attack was carried out as part of a large-scale Chinese exercise in the South China Sea, involving the PLA navy's aircraft carrier.