Tag: military strength

Singapore to buy F-35 warplanes from the US, “SAF more lethal in all domains”

Hong Kong (CNN) – Singapore plans to become the fourth US ally in the Pacific to acquire and allocate US F-35 warplanes around the South China Sea. The move is presumed to be a quiet preparation for China’s growing claims on the area. On March...

A dubious survey leads to verbal snipes

A survey based on dubious criteria has put Malaysia in front of Singapore in military strength with a couple of Malaysia’s mainstream newspapers giving it some play. In Singapore, AsiaOne and The Real Singapore picked up the story, prompting almost 100 shares and 300 comments...