Pakistan says it is against arms race in South Asia

Pakistan on Thrusday said it was against arms race in South Asia and hoped that the international community would not contribute to creating further asymmetry in conventional weapon in the region.

Asia arms up to counter growing Chinese might

Vietnam has nearly doubled its military spending, Japan is requesting its biggest-ever defense budget and the Philippines is rushing to piece together a viable navy.

INS Vikrant won`t spark an arms race: China

China on Thursday slammed as "groundless" local media commentaries that claimed India`s first indigenous aircraft carrier has sparked a regional arms race, saying they were aimed at "driving a wedge" between the two neighbours.

N Korea N-test not an excuse for arms race: Russia

Nuclear tests by North Korea should not be used to justify a new round of arms race, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said.

`US not inclined to have confrontation with China`

The United States is not inclined to enter into an arms race with China, a top Pentagon official has said.

Pak for conscious efforts to avoid regional arms race

Pakistan said that all
countries in the region should make "conscious efforts" to
avoid an arms race.

Russia`s Medvedev warns of new arms race

President Dmitry Medvedev warned on Tuesday that a new arms race would erupt within the next decade unless Russia and the West forged an agreement to cooperate on building a missile defense system.

US `CYBERCOM` may cause new arms race: Chinese analysts

US` announcement to set up Cyber Command, which is aimed at gaining military supremacy in cyber space, may trigger new arms race, strategic analysts have warned.

Russia against arms race in space

The Russian delegation to the UN has submitted two draft resolutions on confidence-building measures and on the prevention of arms race in space.