Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
Strong Army presence in Nong Chik after attack on rangers
LOCALS IN parts of Pattani’s Nong Chik district are now living in fear due to the strong military presence in their hometown.
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 11:21
Soldiers shut down ‘noisy’ Chiang Mai gambling den
A 30-strong Army team raided a gambling den in Chiang Mai's Doi Saket district on Monday afternoon and arrested 20 punters and the den operator.
Sun, 31 May 2015 01:00
China's 'strong army' strategy heightens regional tension
In its first defence white paper issued in two years, China states that the country's top priority is to "get ready to safeguard national sovereignty and security, protect the country's maritime rights and interests, and deal with armed con-flicts", thus
Wed, 24 Apr 2013 00:00
Strong arm policy ups the ante
The Chinese administration of Xi Jinping has reiterated its intention to push ahead with a "strong army" policy. This centres on building China into a maritime power.