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Philippines to get South Korea anti-sub warship. By Jaime Laude (The Philippine Star) ... Outside long-time treaty ally the United States, South Korea has been the largest source of Philippine military hardware, from fighters and patrol ships to ...
"The deployment of the THAAD anti-missile system in South Korea damages the regional strategic balance and stability. The Chinese side is resolutely opposed to this," Defence Ministry spokesman Yang Yujun told reporters.
Over 8,000 police officers and South Korean soldiers reportedly escorted loads of U.S. military trucks onto the golf course while dozens of angry villagers threw plastic water bottles at the troops.
The U.S. and South Korea have been conducting joint military drills in South Korea amid rising tensions on the Korean Peninsula.
Seoul (AFP) - US troops began delivering a missile defence system that has infuriated China to a deployment site in South Korea, amid heightened tensions over the North's nuclear ambitions. Washington is urging Beijing -- Pyongyang's sole major ally ...
President Donald Trump could have avoided the curious questions after declaring an armada was heading to the Korean Peninsula by just not making the statement in the first place and pointing to more than a half-century of history instead.
by Jeff DonlanA live-fire military drill by the U.S. and South Korea was conducted Wednesday involving more than 2,000 troops.
Michael Pregent, a former US Army intelligence officer, told Fox News that some of the missiles held by soldiers during Pyongyang's April 15 military parade. "This was more about sending a message than being combat effective," he said. Pregent, who is ...
... military manoeuvres, to mark the 85th anniversary of the founding of the Korean People's army. It was said to be the country's largest ever live-firing drill, involving 300 to 400 large calibre artillery pieces, capable of hitting the South Korean ...
Seoul, South Korea - At a time when South Korea is struggling to deter North Korea's nuclear threats, human rights advocates say its military is targeting gay soldiers in its ranks. In recent weeks, the army has focused on dozens of those soldiers in ...
North Korea conducted a big live-fire exercise on Tuesday to mark the foundation of its military as a U.S. submarine docked in South Korea in a show of force amid growing concern over the North's nuclear and missile programs. The nuclear-powered ...
Travellers walk past a TV screen showing a file footage of North Korean missiles at a railway station in Seoul on April 28, 2016. Trailers carrying US THAAD missile defense equipment entered a deployment site in South Korea early Wednesday, April 26, ...
Seoul, South Korea - As the White House prepared to brief members of the Senate on North Korea on Wednesday, female activists from more than 40 countries, including North and South Korea, urged President Trump to defuse military tensions and start ...
Seoul: The U.S. military started moving parts of its controversial THAAD anti-missile defence system to a deployment site in South Korea on Wednesday amid high tensions over North Korea's missile and nuclear programmes. The earlier-than-expected ...
The US military on Wednesday started moving parts of its THAAD anti-missile defence system to a deployment site in South Korea. The move came as tensions are running high in the region over North Korea's missile and nuclear programmes.
South Korean presidential front-runner Moon Jae-in has outraged persecuted sexual minority groups by saying during a television debate that he opposes homosexuality, something his supporters say he had to do to win office in the deeply conservative ...
This photo provided by South Korean Defense Ministry shows the destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyer during a joint exercises between the United States and South Korea in South Korea's West Sea Tuesday, April 25, 2017. South Korea's military said Tuesday ...
Seoul, South Korea - After years of delays, the 8th army headquarters started the clock Tuesday on completing its move to a base south of the South Korean capital by mid-July. The timeline was announced Tuesday at a ceremony announcing plans to ...
The exercise took place in an area around the North's eastern coastal town of Wonsan, according to the South Korean military, as a US guided-missile submarine arrived in South Korea amid rising tensions over Kim Jong Un's regime. Envoys from the United ...
In this photo provided by South Korean Defense Ministry, a South Korean Navy sailor watches the destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyer during a joint exercises between the United States and South Korea in South Korea's West Sea Tuesday, April 25, 2017. South ...
(Pyongyang, North Korea ) - The U.S. 7th Fleet says two of its destroyers are conducting simultaneous maritime exercises with naval ships from Japan and South Korea. The exercises on Tuesday and Wednesday come amid heightened concerns over a ...
Cmdr. Jang Wook from South Korean Navy public affairs said there was no plan for a drill. The submarine's arrival comes as the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier headed toward the Korean Peninsula for a joint exercise with South Korea. The U.S. 7th Fleet ...
But the South Korean radar will not be fully operational until 2018, although it is already approved for combat, military sources said. While the United States is weighing a preventive strike to halt North Korea's long-range missile capacities ...
On Monday, South Korean officials said there was a chance North Korea could conduct its sixth nuclear test or a test launch of an ICMB around the anniversary of the military's founding on Tuesday, Associated Press reports. Around 230,000 U.S. citizens, ...
Gay and bisexual men are allowed to serve in South Korea's military, but homosexual activity is banned and includes punishments of up to two years in prison.
"The Inter-governmental MoU, was conceived under the overall umbrella of the 'Special Strategic Partnership' between both sides as declared in the Joint Statement of the Prime Minister of India and the President of [South Korea] in May 2015," the MoD ...
South Korea said on Friday it was on heightened alert ahead of another important anniversary in North Korea, with a large concentration of military hardware amassed on both sides of the border amid concerns about a new nuclear test by Pyongyang.
Meanwhile, the US and South Korean military are currently engaged in joint training exercise at the Kunsan Air Base on the west coast of the Korean Peninsula.
"If that was a lie, then during Trump's term, South Korea will not trust whatever Trump says," said Hong, who is currently trailing in the polls.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - The United States and South Korea are conducting a series of military drills in the air.
Indian engineering conglomerate Larsen & Toubro (L&T) and Hanwa Techwin of South Korea signed a contract on Friday to manufacture the K9 Vajra-T tracked, self propelled artillery guns for the Indian army. The K9 has been shortlisted by the Army after ...
... "fake missiles" are paraded through the streets of the North Korean capital. "Like North Korea, which is often accused of displaying fake missiles during military parades, is the United States, too, now employing 'bluffing' as its North Korea ...
Kwon is one of about 20 to 25 students who leave Emory each year to complete the mandatory military service required of each man born in South Korea, according to College Associate Director of Academic Advising Frank Gaertner, who advises Korean ...
South Korean military officials are allegedly conducting an army-wide search for gay men among the country's troops, after a sex tape between two soldiers was uploaded online, according to an investigation by a non-profit group.
The Center for Military human rights Korea said it will file the case with the National Human rights Commission of Korea (NHRCK) against army Chief of Staff Gen. Jang Jun-gyu and four investigators for allegedly violating the victims' constitutional ...
Frankel said North Korean leader Kim Jong-un "seems unstable" and would attack U.S. allies and troops in South Korea, and possibly Japan, if the U.S.
Gilbane's federal business has won a $133.5 million contract from the U.S. Army to construct the U.S. Forces Korea's operations center and a facility at the U.S.
South Korean armed forces soldiers in cold weather training. Photo: Republic of Korea MND. ... South Korea's army chief is facing calls to resign amid claims he ordered a nationwide probe to root out and prosecute gay personnel. 'Gen Jang is obviously ...
On Monday, Exercise Max Thunder kicked off to "enhance interoperability" between the US and South Korean forces, according to U.S.
Seoul, South Korea - South Korea's recently impeached and ousted president, Park Geun-hye, was formally indicted on Monday on charges of collecting or demanding $52 million in bribes, becoming the first leader put on criminal trial since the ... The ...
South Korean army soldiers stand on their tanks during a joint military exercise between the U.S. and South Korea in Paju, near the border with North Korea, South Korea, April 15, 2017. (AP/Ahn Young-joon). Following Sunday's failed medium-range ...
An Alabama lawmaker is calling for more military funding following a trip to South Korea. Congressman Bradley Byrne was in his district on Monday hosting two town hall meetings.
In Gwangju, which was the scene of a violent South Korean military crackdown and massacre in May 1980, the focus is the country's future after Park's forced resignation and recent arrest.
... that endures here that has resulted in a free and prosperous South Korea." Day one, Easter Sunday, was largely ceremonial for Pence: laying a wreath at a South Korean national cemetery, church and holiday dinner with military members and their ...
He is in South Korea as part of a 10-day tour of Asia. The joint U.S.-South Korean military camp is just outside the 2.5-mile-wide DMZ.
Seoul, South Korea (CNN) An attempted missile launch by North Korea on Sunday failed, US and South Korean defense officials told CNN.
He is in South Korea as part of a 10-day tour of Asia. The joint U.S.-South Korean military camp is just outside the 2.5-mile-wide DMZ.
He is in South Korea as part of a 10-day tour of Asia. The joint U.S.-South Korean military camp is just outside the 2.5-mile-wide DMZ.


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