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The Wider Image: Japan's women sailors on frontline of gender equality

Japan’s Women Sailors Serve on Frontline of Gender Equality

By Tim Kelly ABOARD JS KAGA (Reuters)  Women serving on Japan's biggest warship, the Kaga, are a tight-knit group on the frontline of a push to...
China's first home-built carrier looks set to start sea trials

China’s First Home-Built Carrier Looks Set to Start Sea Trials

BEIJING (Reuters) China's first domestically developed aircraft carrier looks set to begin sea trials after pictures appeared on the Chinese internet on Monday of...
China's President Xi Jinping speaks during the ceremony to mark the 90th anniversary of the founding of the China's People's Liberation Army at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing

Exclusive – Satellite Images Reveal Show of Force by Chinese Navy...

By James Pearson and Greg Torode HANOI/HONG KONG (Reuters) Dozens of Chinese naval vessels are exercising this week with an aircraft carrier in a large...
A fighter aircraft is seen in the wreckage of the sunken USS Lexington, a World War Two U.S. Navy aircraft carrier

Five Facts on The Discovery of WW2 Warship ‘Lady Lex’

(Reuters) The wreck of the USS Lexington, an American warship sunk in a Pacific naval battle during the Second World War, has been found...
Japan Maritime Self Defense Force's helicopter carrier Izumo is seen at JMSDF Yokosuka base in Yokosuka

Japan Considers Refitting Helicopter Carrier for Stealth Fighters – Government Sources

By Nobuhiro Kubo and Tim Kelly TOKYO (Reuters)  Japan is considering refitting the Izumo helicopter carrier so that it can land U.S. Marines F-35B stealth fighters,...