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Live updates | Spain arrests Ukrainian politician-blogger

MADRID — Spanish authorities have arrested a Ukrainian politician-blogger accused of treason in his home country. An official with the Spanish national police confirmed that Anatoly ...

Serbia displays Chinese missiles amid concerns in Balkans

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia on Saturday publicly displayed a recently delivered Chinese anti-aircraft missile system, raising concerns in the West and among some of Serbia’s neighbors that an arms ...

Taipei residents rattled by roar of fighter jets early Tuesday morning

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The roar of jet engines from military drills awakened Taipei and New Taipei residents early on Tuesday (April 12). Some residents of Greater Taipei took to social media...

As tensions with Russia escalate, how significant are NATO's military drills in Norway?

As Russia's assault on Ukraine edged closer to NATO territories this week, the alliance kicked off a massive military drill in Norway. Around 30,000 troops, 220 aircraft and 50 vessels from 27 co...

Russia-Ukraine crisis: Who supplies weapons to Kyiv?

Almost every day, Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksiy Resnikov posts new pictures on his Twitter account, invariably showing large transport planes crammed with huge heavy crates. Inside the crates are...

Yemen rebels seize UAE ship; hackers hit Israeli newspaper

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Yemen’s Houthi rebels seized an Emirati-flagged ship in the Red Sea, officials said Monday, the latest sign of Mideast tensions as hackers targeted a major Israeli n...

Iran's Revolutionary Guard holds military drill amid tension

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's paramilitary Revolutionary Guard staged a major military exercise across the country's south on Monday amid heightened tensions over Tehran's nuclear program, state TV repor...

Belarus crisis: Poland says migrants marching to border

Poland's Defense Ministry on Monday accused Belarus of sending thousands more migrants to the Polish border crossing. In a series of posts on Twitter, Poland outlined how officials suspect that B...

Taiwan Army Apache helicopter loses missile launch frame during drill

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A launch frame for Hellfire missiles fell off an Apache AH-64E helicopter during a flight in Pingtung County, but nobody was injured, reports said Wednesday (Nov. 3). H...

Iran's army to hold drill near tense border with Azerbaijan

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s army put its wary neighbors on notice Thursday that it's about to conduct a wide-ranging military exercise near its northwestern border amid long-simmering tensions with Aze...

Taiwan Coast Guard, Marines conduct drill in Dongsha Islands

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— Coast Guard Administration (CGA) personnel and Marines stationed on Taiwan’s Dongsha Island (東沙群島, Pratas Island) on Sunday (Sept. 5) conducted a military drill invol...

South Korea sees Taiwan Strait as national security concern: Scholar

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Seoul will stand up to Beijing in the future as its perception of the Chinese government deteriorates, according to a report published by the Institute for National Defens...

Taiwan Army to hold missile-firing exercise in August

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Army will hold a live-fire exercise from late August to early September. Military officials on Thursday (July 22) revealed that Apache, SuperCobra, and Kiowa...

China conducts naval exercise in East China Sea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The China Maritime Safety Administration (MSA) on Saturday (July 17) said that the People’s Liberation Army Navy will begin conducting a six-day drill that will last...

Taiwan mobilizes Patriot missiles for air defense drills amid Chinese incursions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid frequent incursions by Chinese military planes into Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ), the country’s latest military drills are focused on a...