Department of Defence

Pentagon report mistakenly labels Taiwan as part of China

The US Department of Defence (DOD) was forced to correct several mistakes in its Nuclear Posture Review after an initial version of the report released last week labelled Taiwan as part of China, the media reported.

Feb 06, 2018, 10:30 AM IST

China reclaimed 800 hectares of land in South China Sea: US

China's hastily expanding campaign to reclaim land in the South China Sea for potential military use now totals 800 hectares, the US has said, stressing that the move to build artificial islands in the disputed area is inconsistent with the region's desire for peace and stability.

May 09, 2015, 21:30 PM IST

Shopping center near Pentagon evacuated over bomb threat

A shopping mall near the headquarters of the US Department of Defence here was evacuated on Friday after a bomb threat was made by an anonymous caller.

Mar 28, 2015, 01:15 AM IST