Japan is eyeing the deployment of the Aegis Ashore, a land-base missile defense system.
The U.S. and several of its allies have deployed several ballistic missile defense systems that would be used in the event North Korea actually launched an attack.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan is leaning towards choosing the Aegis Ashore missile-defense system over another advanced system called Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD), government and ruling party sources said.
The U.S. military is rushing to deploy a controversial missile defense system in South Korea, after North Korea practiced ballistic missile attacks aimed toward U.S. troops. The missiles splashed down in the Sea of Japan, within ran...
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea and the United States said on Friday they had decided to deploy an advanced missile defense system with the U.S. military stationed in South Korea to counter North Korea's missile threat.