China issues highest alert for high temperatures

Posted on   8:23 am

China’s national observatory on Sunday continued to issue a red alert for high temperatures, the most severe warning in its four-tier warning system, as sweltering heatwaves still linger in a dozen of provincial-level regions.

Japan wants missiles that can strike China

Posted on   8:20 am

The Japanese government wants to extend the range of its Type 12 surface-to-ship missiles to at least 1,000km – and modify them to be launched from vessels and aircraft and to strike ground targets – in order to close the “missile gap” with China, local media reported.