Chief Pentagon spokesperson John Kirby on Tuesday said China had “continued to flout international rules.”
Biden's national security team views China, not militant extremists, as the No. 1 long-term security challenge.
Biden's call for a task force shows growing recognition that the U.S. faces increasing challenges from China’s military.
North Korea has modernized its nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles by flaunting United Nations sanctions.
Moon was once a driving force behind diplomacy between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and former President Donald Trump.
Flournoy said the task of deterring China while seeking avenues of cooperation was hindered by divisions in the U.S.
Last year was a disaster for North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
North Korea displayed new submarine-launched ballistic missiles under development and other military hardware.
Vice Adm. Kitchener said the LCS is a useful tool in the Pacific, where the Navy is focused on littoral operations.
Kim’s comment were seen as an effort to apply pressure on the incoming government of President-elect Joe Biden.
The cost to repair the 78-year-old Fletcher Class destroyer may be more than $1 million.
Based on a midsize Chevrolet pickup, the Infantry Squad Vehicle is intended to carry an infantry squad's nine soldiers.
The guided-missile cruiser Vella Gulf has a fuel oil leak in one of its engineering spaces.
Lt. Gen. Jim Slife said there are currently cases being pursued in AFSOC's ranks that involve extremism.
Adversaries facing this new technology "will suffer a very tough day and tough week and tough war."