Google won't renew Pentagon artificial intelligence drone deal after staff backlash

  1. Google won’t renew Pentagon artificial intelligence drone deal after staff backlash  Los Angeles Times
  2. Report: Google to End Involvement in Pentagon AI Project  PCMag
  3. Google reportedly not renewing contract for Project Maven drone program  CNET
  4. Google Employees Resign in Protest Against Pentagon Contract  Gizmodo
  5. Google Plans Not to Renew Its Contract for Project Maven, a Controversial Pentagon Drone AI Imaging Program  Gizmodo
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US Could 'Take Down' Man-Made Islands in South China Sea If It Needed To, Says Pentagon Official

  1. US Could ‘Take Down’ Man-Made Islands in South China Sea If It Needed To, Says Pentagon Official  Newsweek
  2. Pentagon Official Says US Can ‘Take Down’ Man-Made Islands Like Those in the South China Sea  TIME
  3. US warns of ability to take down Chinese artificial islands  CNN
  4. Shangri-La Dialogue: How Xi’s China solution works – look at South China Sea troubles  The Straits Times
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Pentagon Official Says US Can 'Take Down' Man-Made Islands Like Those in the South China Sea

  1. Pentagon Official Says US Can ‘Take Down’ Man-Made Islands Like Those in the South China Sea  TIME
  2. Backstory: Using satellites to count buildings in South China Sea  Reuters
  3. Pentagon: US military has a lot of experience ‘taking down small islands’ in Pacific  The Hill
  4. Shangri-La Dialogue: How Xi’s China solution works – look at South China Sea troubles  The Straits Times
  5. China says its carrier group has reached ‘initial’ combat readiness as tensions rise between Beijing and Washington …  Daily Mail
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Pentagon uninvites China from major U.S. military exercise

Pentagon uninvites China from major U.S. military exerciseBy Idrees Ali and Phil Stewart WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Pentagon on Wednesday uninvited China from a major U.S.-hosted naval drill in response to what it sees as Beijing’s militarization of islands in the South China Sea, a decision China called unconstructive. “As an initial response to China’s continued militarization of the South China Sea we have disinvited the PLA Navy from the 2018 Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) Exercise,” said Lieutenant Colonel Christopher Logan, a Pentagon spokesman.


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Pentagon disinvites China from major U.S. military exercise

Pentagon disinvites China from major U.S. military exerciseBy Idrees Ali and Phil Stewart WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Pentagon on Wednesday disinvited China from a major U.S.-hosted naval drill in response to what it sees as Beijing’s militarization of islands in the South China Sea, a decision China called unconstructive. “As an initial response to China’s continued militarization of the South China Sea we have disinvited the PLA Navy from the 2018 Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) Exercise,” said Lieutenant Colonel Christopher Logan, a Pentagon spokesman.


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Pentagon pulls China's invite to Pacific naval exercises

Pentagon pulls China's invite to Pacific naval exercisesThe Pentagon has pulled its invitation for China to join maritime exercises in the Pacific because of Beijing’s “continued militarization” of the South China Sea, an official said Wednesday, in the latest sign of US-China strains. China hit back at the decision, calling it “very non-constructive” and saying it was taken without due reflection. “China’s continued militarization of disputed features in the South China Sea only serves to raise tensions and destabilize the region,” Pentagon spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Chris Logan said.


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