China said that long-range bombers were among the aircraft that took part in recent aerial drills over the South China Sea.
The U.S. and Australia said they will expand military cooperation as tensions soar with China.
Engines blazing orange, a Long March-5 rocket took off under clear skies from Hainan Island, south of China's mainland.
Beijing denounced the order as “outrageous” and said it would draw a firm response if not reversed.
China claims the self-ruling island democracy as its own territory.
The Pentagon has made progress in securing supply chains against China, says Ellen Lord.
China accused the U.S. of trying to sow discord between China and the countries with which it has territorial disputes.
The Trump administration is poised to escalate its actions against China by stepping into a sensitive regional issue.
Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said the U.S. was “neither serious nor sincere” in the proposed negotiations.
China and India have long had a prickly relationship.
The move will cost billions of dollars, according to Defense Secretary Mark Esper.
The Navy's personnel chief granted Katsareas, a Muslim sailor, a special grooming accommodation to grow his facial hair.
A new manual aims to provide guidance to ground troops seeking to avoid detection against a growing enemy threat.
The senators said they're concerned the problems uncovered by the investigation in Bahrain mean the problem isn't limited.
It’s the ship’s first time setting sail with one fewer letter in its moniker.