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November 11, 2017 9:00 AM North Korea says Trump begged for a war during his Asia trip

SEOUL: North Korea said on Saturday that U.S. President Donald Trump's first trip to Asia showed he was a "destroyer" and he had begged for war on the Korean peninsula. "Trump, during his visit, laid bare his true nature as destroyer of world peace and stability and begged for a nuclear war on the Korean peninsula," the foreign ministry spokesman said in a statement 10

September 13, 2017 11:26 AM Second Chinese attack sub docks in Sabah, says report

According to defence magazine Jane's 360, the Chinese vessel docked at the Royal Malaysian Navy's submarine base in Teluk Sepanggar, Sabah, between Sept 8 and 11. PETALING JAYA: An attack submarine from China recently docked in Sabah, making this the second docking of a Chinese submarine in Malaysia this year. According to defence magazine Jane’s 360, the Chinese 15

August 29, 2017 10:39 AM Probe on US destroyer’s collision with merchant vessel to be ready in one month, says Liow

The US Navy guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain is seen after a collision, in Singapore waters August 21, 2017. — Reuters picPORT KLANG, AUG 29 — The government will complete its investigation on last Monday’s collision involving the United States of America’s (US) guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain and a merchant vessel in waters east of Johor 9

August 28, 2017 2:55 AM Remains of all missing sailors recovered from US warship

The navy found the remains of missing sailors inside sealed sections of the damaged hull of the warship, which is moored at Singapore’s Changi Naval Base. SINGAPORE: The US Navy on Monday confirmed recovery of the remains of all 10 sailors killed after the warship John S. McCain collided with a merchant vessel in waters near Singapore and Malaysia 7

August 26, 2017 9:02 AM RMN to continue SAR operation for US vessel's missing crew: Hishammuddin

KLUANG: The Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN) will continue the search and rescue (SAR) operation for the missing crew of a United States guided-missile destroyer, USS John S. Mccain, in the eastern Johor waters, said Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein. He said the efforts in assisting the US were due to the bilateral ties between the two countries 13

August 23, 2017 11:33 PM After deadly accidents, Navy admiral loses command of 7th Fleet

The Navy has removed the admiral in charge of the service’s 7th Fleet based in Japan in response to four embarrassing accidents this year, two of which killed sailors at sea, the service announced Wednesday. Vice Adm. Joseph P. Aucoin was relieved of command due to a loss of confidence by Adm. Scott Swift, the commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet. The incidents 17

August 23, 2017 8:39 AM U.S. Navy removes Seventh Fleet commander after fatal collisions in Asia

TOKYO (Reuters) - The U.S. Navy on Wednesday relieved Seventh Fleet Commander Vice Admiral Joseph Aucoin of his duties after two fatal collisions involving warships in Asia in less than three months. Admiral Scott Swift, the commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet, relieved Aucoin from duty at the U.S. Navy's Yokosuka naval base in Japan, a U.S. Navy spokesman 15

August 22, 2017 1:05 PM Divers find body remains in hull of damaged destroyer

US Pacific Fleet Commander Admiral Scott Swift says the wider search for 10 sailors missing from the accident will continue until all hope is exhausted. SINGAPORE: US Navy and Marine Corps divers on Tuesday found some human remains inside sections of a US guided-missile destroyer that collided with a merchant vessel near Singapore, the commander of the US Pacific 12

August 22, 2017 5:19 AM US military Pacific Commander says diplomacy more important on North Korea

OSAN, South Korea: The head of the U.S. military's Pacific Command said on Tuesday (Aug 22) it was more important to use diplomacy against North Korea's growing threat rather than consider what actions by Pyongyang might trigger a preemptive strike against the reclusive North. Admiral Harry Harris also told reporters that a scheduled "operational pause" 8

August 21, 2017 2:57 AM No spill from loaded oil tanker hit by US warship

A map shows the location where oil tanker Alnic MC came to a halt after a collision with the guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain east of Johor August 21, 2017. — Reuters picSINGAPORE, Aug 21 — An oil tanker involved in a collision with a US warship to the east of Johor early today was carrying nearly 12,000 tonnes of fuel oil, but there was no oil spill 29