As Obama's Asia 'pivot' falters, China steps into the gap

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As Obama's Asia 'pivot' falters, China steps into the gap

When then U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton declared two years ago "We are back to stay" as a power in Asia, the most dramatic symbol of the policy shift was the planned deployment of 2,500 U.S. Marines in northern Australia, primed to respond to any regional conflict.

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Japan to pay $3.1 bn to relocate US Marines

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 6 month(s) ago

Japan to pay $3.1 bn to relocate US Marines

TOKYO – The United States and Japan said Thursday Tokyo would pay a third of the cost of Washington pulling thousands of Marines out of Japan as it reduces its heavy military presence on Okinawa.

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US naval vessels dock in Da Nang

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Báo QĐND English 12 month(s) ago 2 related news

PANO – Two US naval vessels named USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93) and USNS Salvor of the US Western Pacific Logistics force commanded by Rear Admiral Tom Carney arrived at Tien Sa seaport, Da Nang city on April 21st.

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Nevada military depot mortar explosion kills 7 U.S. Marines

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Nevada military depot mortar explosion kills 7 U.S. Marines

LAS VEGAS, March 19 – A mortar explosion at a U.S. Army munitions depot in Nevada killed seven Marines from Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, and injured eight other service members during a live-fire training exercise, U.S. military officials said on Tuesday.

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Australia 'plans war games' with China

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Australia 'plans war games' with China

Australia and China are planning joint military exercises which may also include the United States as the nations work to ensure stability in the region, Canberra's defence chief said.

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Marines, police prep for mock zombie invasion

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Báo Dân Trí English 19 month(s) ago

Marines, police prep for mock zombie invasion

ABC - A contingent of US Marines take part in the Anzac Day march in Darwin on April 25, 2012

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Smoke, donkey mascot for U.S. Marines in Iraq, dies in Nebraska

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Smoke, donkey mascot for U.S. Marines in Iraq, dies in Nebraska

Smoke, the Iraqi donkey whose journey from a desert battleground to a peaceful retirement in the United States captured the attention of the world, has died in Nebraska.

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Three more U.S. soldiers killed by Afghans in grim day for NATO

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Three more U.S. soldiers killed by Afghans in grim day for NATO

Three U.S. Marines have been shot dead by an Afghan worker on a military base in southern Afghanistan, in a deadly 24 hours for NATO-led forces during which six American soldiers were killed in rogue attacks.

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Australia rules out US nuclear aircraft carrier base

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Australia rules out US nuclear aircraft carrier base

Australian Defence Minister Stephen Smith has rejected a proposal to base a US nuclear aircraft carrier and other warships in the country, a move that would rankle key trade partner China.

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Australia rules out US nuclear aircraft carrier base

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VietNam News English 22 month(s) ago 1 related news

Australian Defence Minister Stephen Smith has rejected a proposal to base a US nuclear aircraft carrier and other warships in the country.

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Marines face potential prosecution for video desecrating corpses

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Báo Thanh Niên English 29 month(s) ago 1 related news

Marines face potential prosecution for video desecrating corpses

At least two US Marines face potential prosecution for urinating on Afghan corpses in a video that spread globally, complicating US talks with the Taliban.

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Hillary Clinton denounces abuse of bodies of Taliban fighters

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VietnamNet English 29 month(s) ago

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Thursday denounced the videoed abuse of the bodies of Taliban fighters by U.S. Marines, saying the perpetrators must be held "fully accountable."

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US condemns abuse video but Taliban talks survive

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Báo Dân Trí English 29 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

US condemns abuse video but Taliban talks survive

A video purportedly showing US Marines urinating on dead insurgents in Afghanistan prompted American condemnation and a Pentagon probe Thursday, but the Taliban said peace efforts would continue.

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Obama visits cradle of US-Australia alliance

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SaiGon GP English 31 month(s) ago 15 related news

President Barack Obama travelled to the World War II cradle of the alliance between Australia and the United States Thursday to launch America's reinvigorated military mission in the Pacific

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US Marines to be based in Australia: reports

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Báo Thanh Niên English 31 month(s) ago

US Marines to be based in Australia: reports

File of US Marine Corps General meeting with troops in Helmand Province in Afghanistan. Reports claim that the US will expand its permanent military presence in Australia.

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