US Indo-Pacific commander slams China during speech in Australia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China seeks to control the Indo-Pacific region through military intimidation and corruption, United States Navy Indo-Pacific commander Admiral Philip Davidson told an audi...

US Navy admiral: 'One Country, Two Systems' does not respect the wishes of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Head of the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command Admiral Philip Davidson expressed concern Tuesday over the presence of Chinese naval forces in the Taiwan Strait, and Beijing’s...

New USJF Commander: US-Japan alliance the cornerstone of stability in Indo-Pacific

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The new commander of United States forces in Japan, Lt. Gen. Kevin Schneider, took his post on Tuesday, Feb. 5 at a ceremony in Tokyo, which was also attended by the head ...

US Navy admiral lambasts China’s ‘pernicious approach’ to Belt and Road initiative

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Commander of U.S. forces in the Indo-Pacific, Admiral Philip Davidson, warned about China’s attempts to disrupt the international order in a video message yesterday ...

Can China rival the US Navy in the Pacific?

On November 17, the commander of US forces in the Indo-Pacific, Admiral Philip Davidson, told the Halifax International Security Forum that the US would protect the "viability" of a free and...

US, Philippines, Japan hold joint military exercises in South China Sea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The United States and the Philippines have reportedly been holding joint military exercises in the South China Sea close to the disputed Scarborough Shoal, currently occup...

US, Philippines will increase number of joint military activities

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine military said Friday its joint defense and security activities with U.S. forces, including annual combat exercises, will increase next year in a show of...

Japan to halt evacuation drills after North Korea denuclearization pledge

Japan plans to halt the civilian evacuation drills it began in January after North Korea test-fired missiles near and over Japanese islands, local media reported Thursday. The official announcement o...

Pentagon salutes US-India ties with command name change

JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii (AP) — The Pentagon is changing the name of the U.S. military's Pacific headquarters to U.S. Indo-Pacific Command, in a bow to America's growing co...