Sitharaman, who will be in Beijing for a SCO (Shanghai Cooperation Organisation) meeting on April 24, is expected to take this conversation further with China’s new defence minister Wei Fenghe.
China is attempting to "pressure and harass Taiwan and to raise tensions between the sides and in the region," the Cabinet-level Mainland Affairs Council said on its website.
Russia accused of blocking diplomatic action- a fact that points to the need for an independent mechanism to respond to attacks like the one in Douma.
China has ramped up military exercises around Taiwan in the past year, including flying bombers and other military aircraft around the island.
He also underscored the need to establish a foundation in a military-to-military relationship with India.
As many as 13,796 civilians and 5,123 security force personnel have been killed in Jammu & Kashmir since the advent of militancy in the 1990s.
China has been encouraging Nepal to reduce its economic dependence on India because that would give China both a diplomatic and business advantage.
The committee’s wide ranging charge will include inter-connected subjects like defence diplomacy, manufacturing and policy and strategy that can bring together expertise in the government to one table.
The exercises took place from 8 a.m. (0000GMT) until midnight, the report said, giving the same time frame for the previously announced drills in the Taiwan Strait.
"A UK-India Technology Partnership is central to our joint vision and to our prosperity, today and for our next generations," the statement said.
The exercise aims at checking the IAF’s operational capabilities in a war-like scenario and its preparedness for high tempo operations.
The company registered a turnover of around Rs 25,000 crore in last fiscal, up from around Rs 20,000 crore in the year-ago period.
Fighter jets and bombers flew overhead as Rouhani told the Tehran crowd and a live TV audience on Wednesday that Iran's forces posed no threat to its neighbours.
The fleet review last Thursday was held in the South China Sea, off the coast of Hainan province.
Responding to a question, Davidson said the mistrust between India and China challenges the security and stability of the region.
MacAulay-Brown Inc. was awarded a $67.8 million contract by the Missile Defense Agency for development and services for the Ballistic Missile Defense System.
Huntington Ingalls was awarded a $10.7 million contract by the Navy for repairs and upgrades on the USS Gerald R. Ford following sea trials of the vessel.
Lockheed Martin has been awarded a contract by the Air Force for development, engineering, testing and integration of the hypersonic conventional strike weapon.
Dynetics Inc. was awarded a $32 million contract for phase III of the Gremlins program, small unmanned aerial systems used for combat and non-combat roles.
Raytheon has been awarded an $83 million contract by the U.S. Navy for the design, testing and deployment of Barracuda mine neutralization systems.
Lockheed Martin was awarded a $200 million contract by the U.S. Army for Patriot defense systems and launch capabilities.
Lockheed Martin was awarded an $18 million contract for upgrades on special operations C-130 fixed wing aircraft, along with engineering and support services.
Northrop Grumman has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Navy for repairs on multiple E-2D Advanced Hawkeye aircraft.
Huntington Ingalls was awarded a $27 million contract by the U.S. Navy for follow yard services in support of Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyers.
Huntington Ingalls has been awarded a $64.9 million contract from the U.S. Navy for continued design and fabrication on the future USS Enterprise.
General Dynamics has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Air Force for services on advanced intelligence sharing network systems.
Lockheed Martin was awarded a contract from the U.S. Navy for continued repair service support on the USS Fitzgerald and upgraded missile defense systems.
Lockheed Martin was awarded a contract from the U.S. Air Force for long range, anti-ship -- or LRASM -- missiles.
The U.S. Navy has awarded Harris Corp. a $14.9 million contract for 144 fiber channel network switch systems for the F/A-18E/F, EA-18G and E-2D aircraft.
The Air Force awarded Northrop Grumman Systems Corp. a $209.7 million contract for Large Aircraft Infrared Counter Measure equipment and support.
Boeing has been awarded a $24 million contract by the Air Force to advance design services for the next Air Force One, which is to be a modified 747-8 aircraft.
Orbital ATK announced Wednesday it was awarded a $115 million contract from the U.S. Army to produce small-caliber ammunition.
Boeing has been awarded a $64 million contract by the Navy to restart the production line for standoff land attack missiles for the government of Saudi Arabia.
The U.S. approved a $300 million sale of APKWS guidance sections and rockets to Qatar as the state's emir meets with Defense Secretary James Mattis and President Donald Trump.
Boeing has been awarded a $35.9 million contract for training systems for the P-8A Poseidon aircraft for the U.S. Navy and the government of Australia.
SRC Inc. has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Air Force for services in support of counter unmanned aerial systems.
Boeing has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Air Force for services in support of the F15SA Strike Eagle for the kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Lockheed Martin has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Navy to upgrade weapons systems on the Arleigh Burke-class USS McCampbell, USS Mason and USS Preble.
L3 Technologies was awarded a contract from the U.S. Navy for services in support of F/A-18C-F Hornet and Super Hornet, along with the EA-18G Growler.
The State Department approved the sale of M109A5/A6 Medium Self-Propelled Howitzer structures to Saudi Arabia for conversion to M109A6 Paladin Howitzer systems.
Part III of our photo review of DEFEXPO 2018 features news of armored vehicles.
The fourth part of our photo report highlighting UAV topics from the DEFEXPO 2018 exhibition in India.
Part II in our photographic coverage of DEFEXPO 2018 features artillery systems.
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The IDF has completed a test series of the new Eitan 8x8 wheeled APC being developed by the Israel Ministry of Defense tank authority for use by IDF infantry brigades. Although the vehicle is developed and ready to be produced in Israel, it is likely…
RARE GLIMPSE OF NORTH KOREA...This is a phrase we saw so much in recent years that it led to the creation of the #rareglimpse hashtag.That said, this album of pics from Pyongyang to Rason by train genuinely does offer some real #rareglimpse views:htt…
A Greek Chinook helicopter ferrying Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras came under harassment from two Turkish fighters near the islet of Ro on Apr. 17.
Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) will hand over another six T-50IQs to Iraq by end of this year, the Iraqi Foreign Ministry said in a statement.
Ukraine’s upgrade of the Mi-2, the MSB-2, has made its first flight on Apr. 16.
Morocco is reported to have ordered its F-16 detachment at Al Dhafra airbase, UAE, to return home. The fighters were there a part of the country’s contribution to the Saudi-led coalition against the Houthis in Yemen.
China announced that the Chengdu J-10C fighter has entered operational service with the People’s Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) on Apr. 16.
#SYRIA#IslamicState Attack On #SAA Position Near #AbuKamal In #DeirEzzor. #TerrorMonitor pic.twitter.com/CyEYtfgq7L— Terrormonitor.org (@Terror_Monitor) April 15, 2018
#IslamicState’s Khorasan Province (#ISKP) Releases Pictures Showing Its Fighters Training In #AFGHANISTAN. #TerrorMonitor 1/2 pic.twitter.com/NgSVVPgseN— Terrormonitor.org (@Terror_Monitor) April 16, 2018