Post Profile

China Blames U.S. For Collapse In "Military Trust"

For a handful of obvious reasons, now is an awkward time for the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff to visit Beijing: the US recently installed a THAAD missile-defense shield in South Korea over China's objections. Tensions have been compounded by further, more aggressive policies implemented since President Donald Trump took office: the selling of arms to Taiwan, the increase in "freedom of operation" missions in the South China Sea, and of course the recent launch of quasi-trade war.
read more

See more about: South Korea

Related Posts

South Korea worried about calls in China against South Korea firms over THAAD

News : Reuters: World News

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea said on Thursday it was concerned about growing calls in China to put South Korean companies at a disadvantage over Beijing's objections to the planned deployment of the U.S. THAAD anti-missile defense ...

U.S., South Korea to conduct joint exercise Aug 21-31: Pentagon

News : Reuters: World News

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and South Korea will start a joint exercise called Ulchi Freedom Guardian (UFG) on Aug. 21 lasting through Aug. 31, the Pentagon said on Friday, as tensions had escalated over North Korea's m...

U.S. military begins moving THAAD missile defense to South Korea site: media

News : Reuters: World News

SEOUL (Reuters) - The U.S. military has started moving parts of the controversial THAAD anti-missile defense system into a planned deployment site in South Korea, Yonhap news agency reported on Wednesday, amid high tensions over Nor...

China asks North Korea to stop missile tests, tells U.S. and South to seek talks

News : Reuters: World News

BEIJING (Reuters) - China, fearing a rapid escalation of tension on the Korean peninsula, called on North Korea on Wednesday to stop its nuclear and missile tests and for South Korea and the United States to stop joint military dril...

North Korea fires short-range missiles ahead of U.S. defense chief visit to Seoul

News : Reuters: World News

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea on Friday test-fired four missiles off its west coast, a week ahead of a visit to Seoul by the U.S. defense secretary, in what South Korea called a bid to stoke tension during its joint military drills ...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC