By Ju-min Park and Jack Kim SEOUL (Reuters) - The U.S. military started moving parts of its controversial THAAD anti-missile defense system to a deployment site in South Korea on Wednesday amid high tensions over North Korea's missile and nuclear programs. Show More Summary
China is growing its naval power as tensions rise over North Korea and the South China Sea.
U.S. and South Korean troops held live-fire exercises. South Korea also announced that key parts of the THAAD missile defense system were installed. Some South Koreans are protesting it, despite rising tensions with North Korea. (April 26)
In a defiant bit of timing, South Korea announced Wednesday that key parts of a contentious U.S. missile defense system had been installed a day after rival North Korea showed … Click to Continue »
Your Name is an anime film that has been a huge hit in Japan, China, and South Korea. You could watch it with a keen understanding of Japanese culture and Shintoism, both of which I lack. Or, you could watch it with two middle-school girls at the end of a very long day, with a solid case of PMS. Show More Summary
The earlier-than-expected move was denounced by the frontrunner in South Korea's presidential election.
US troops began delivering a missile defence system that has infuriated China to a deployment site in South Korea Wednesday, amid heightened tensions over the North’s nuclear ambitions. Washington is urging Beijing — Pyongyang’s sole major ally — to do more to rein it in, but the Asian giant has reacted with fury to the
The USS Michigan and its 154 Tomahawk missiles just pulled into a South Korean port—and the U.S. Navy wants the world to know.
The work to set up the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system, or THAAD, within this year has angered North Korea, China and Russia
Authored by Gaius Publius via Down With Tyranny blog, "We don't want a unified Korean peninsula... We [also] don't want the North Koreans to cause more trouble than the system can absorb." —Hillary Clinton, 2013, speech to Goldman Sachs Our policy toward North Korea is not what most people think it is. Show More Summary
News agency says launchers, intercept missiles and radar of controversial THAAD system have been installed.
South Korea says key parts of a contentious U.S. missile defense system have been installed a day after rival North Korea showed off its military power. The work to set … Click to Continue »
Chris Hill led U.S. delegation in 2005 talks with North Korea over curtailing its nuclear program
According to South Korea's Yonhap news agency, the U.S. military has started moving equipments of the controversial THAAD anti-missile defense system into its planned deployment site in South Korea. The positioning began early Wednesday...Show More Summary
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 North Korea's missile and nuclear programs.
Bernard Loo Fook Weng, Nanyang Technological University In the culmination of weeks of growing tension in the region, the US aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson and a Navy carrier strike group is expected to arrive off the coast North Korea...Show More Summary
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As North Korea marked its military's anniversary with artillery drills, a U.S. guided missile submarine docked in South Korea and U.S. Navy ships conducted exercises with South Korea and Japan.
Two Navy destroyers of the Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group drilled with South Korea and Japan Tuesday as North Korea held artillery tests to mark the founding of its army.