US, Philippines start naval drills near China-claimed waters

The United States and the Philippines kicked off joint naval exercises Thursday in the South China Sea near waters claimed by Beijing, amid tense territorial rows between China and its neighbours.

Philippines, US to hold naval drills near disputed shoal in South China Sea

Philippine and American troops are set to hold naval exercises this month near a disputed shoal, which will almost certainly anger China with tension already high in the South China Sea.

US, Japan and South Korea to hold joint naval drills

The announcement comes as US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Secretary of State John Kerry were in Tokyo to meet their Japanese counterparts following talks with South Korean officials this week.

Turkey cancels naval drills with Egypt

Turkey Friday cancelled two naval drills with Egypt in the wake of the Arab nation`s use of force against supporters of ousted president Mohammed Morsi and Muslim Brotherhood. The violent crackdown killed over 600 protestors.

China, Russia to have largest ever joint naval drills

China sent its largest fleet of seven warships to conduct exercises with Russian navy as the two strategic partners forged closer military ties.

Philippines, US stage war games in face of China

US and Philippine commandos waded ashore on Wednesday in a mock assault to retake a small island in energy-rich waters disputed with China.

Chinese, Russian navies hold high-profile drills

Amid mounting tensions with neighbouring countries over South China Sea, the Chinese Navy is engaged in high-profile drills with the Russian vessels.

China to conduct naval drills in Pacific

China will conduct annual naval exercises in the Western Pacific at the end of this month.

Amid S China Sea tensions, China announces naval drills

Beijing emphasized its right to carry out the regular drills despite regional fears about its growing military strength.

US, S Korea plan more naval drills: Report

The US and S Korea are planning more joint naval drills as early as this month,

Experts meet ahead of Naval drills in S Korea

South Korea launched its participation Wednesday in a US-led coalition to intercept ships suspected of spreading weapons of mass destruction, risking the anger of rival North Korea, one of the countries targeted by the program.

US, South Korea launch new round of naval drills

The anti-submarine drills are aimed at showing strength against North Korea.

North Korea condemns US sanctions, naval drills

The North Korea has dismissed fresh US sanctions against the communist state.

S Korea, US to stage series of naval drills: Ministry

South Korea and US will stage a series of naval exercises to deter the North.