The Pentagon is defying Trump to protect its bases from climate change

The Trump administration insists climate change is not a big deal, but the Pentagon can see its bases going under water with its own eyes. This is how it's fighting back.

Morrison deflects US pressure to weigh in on China-Taiwan contest in the Pacific

Solomon Islands is one of six Pacific nations which recognises Taiwan, and the United States has signalled it would like Australia to use its influence in the region to make sure none of them switch allegiance to Beijing.

Concerns aside, NZ sees a ‘win-win’ in China’s Belt and Road strategy

New Zealand's Trade Minister says the Pacific nation is willing to work with China on its Belt and Road initiative and says it can offer its expertise in areas such as regulation and the environment.

China to flaunt new-found military muscle as People’s Liberation Army navy turns 70

On Tuesday, the Chinese navy will turn 70, and Beijing is marking the occasion by showing off new toys rapidly commissioned and completed by the emerging global power.

Japanese F-35 wreckage found in Pacific, but authorities are scrambling to find missing pilot

Search and rescue teams found wreckage from a crashed Japanese F-35 stealth fighter in the Pacific Ocean close to northern Japan, but authorities continue searching for the missing pilot.