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North Korea: US, Japan step up cooperation in face of nuclear threat
  • Sat, 19 Aug 2017 07:09

JAPAN and the United States agreed on Thursday to increase defence cooperation due to the looming threat of a nuclear-armed North Korea. US and Japane...

Japan's new missile shield against N Korea
  • Fri, 18 Aug 2017 22:33

North Korea nuclear tensionsJapan is planning to install a new land-based missile defence shield as it scrambles to address the rising threat of North...

Top American general warns North Korea that ‘an attack on Japan is an attack on US’
  • Fri, 18 Aug 2017 22:10

The United States’ most senior military officer on Friday said North Korea understands that an any attack on Japan is equal to one on the US its...

Report: U.S. scales back deployment to Korea for drills
  • Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:17

Strategic assets of the U.S. military may not be deployed during the upcoming joint exercises on the Korean peninsula. Top News - UPI.com

Donald Trump Made a Credible Threat to North Korea Over Nuclear Weapons
  • Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:26

The president's threat to North Korea proved effective. U.S. News - Opinion

‘Guns and butter’: the real revolution in North Korea may be the rise of consumer culture
  • Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:08

Like all North Korean adults, Song Un-pyol wears the faces of leader Kim Jong-un’s father and grandfather pinned neatly to her left lapel, above...

US and Japan agree to cooperate on matter of North Korea
  • Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:59

Officials from the US and Japan have met in Washington to discuss the threat from North Korea. Japanese Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera and News ...

Japan plans installation of land-based Aegis missile defense system amid North Korea threats
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 20:37

The Defense Ministry will deploy new land-based Aegis Ashore system in response to North Korean missile threats. Japan Times latest articles

South Korea Seeks Peace, but Prepares for War
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 19:32

As tensions rise once again between North Korea and the U.S., Seoul is caught in the middle. If war should break out, just how prepared is South Korea...

North Korea crisis: War would be horrific, US general says
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 19:10

A top US general gives a bleak assessment of a military response but says it remains a possibility. BBC News - World

Japan to install Aegis missile defence systems on land amid North Korea crisis
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:20

The Japanese Defence Ministry plans to introduce a land-based Aegis missile defence system to address North Korea’s missile threats, having deci...

Report: North Korea cracks down on Pyongyang population growth
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 17:22

North Korean authorities want to decrease the number of residents living in Pyongyang, the country's showcase capital city, according to sources in th...

U.S. says joint South Korea war games not on the negotiating table
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 15:29

BEIJING/SEOUL (Reuters) - The United States and South Korea will go ahead with joint military drills next week, the top U.S. military official said on...

China's Import Ban Is Expected to Hinder North Korea
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 05:15

As China throws its weight behind new global economic sanctions against North Korea, a lively trade in coal—legal and through rampant smuggling—is...

The 'Fire and Fury' Crisis: Trump Risks a Backfire Over China and North Korea
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 04:18

The U.S. president is raising dangerous stakes with Beijing by taking trade action against China while also pressing for help to rein in North Korea. ...

North Korea Follows Familiar Playbook With Guam Reversal
  • Wed, 16 Aug 2017 21:12

North Korea’s climbdown from its threat to attack Guam was a product of textbook brinkmanship from Pyongyang, amid pressure from Beijing, President ...

FIBA Asia Cup: June Mar Fajardo ready to return as Philippines aim to beat old rivals South Korea and reach semi-finals
  • Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:12

PHILIPPINES will go into their FIBA Asia Cup quarter-final against South Korea with an unbeaten record in Lebanon, and quite possibly a full squad, af...

North Korea delays Guam missile firing; U.S. says dialogue up to Kim
  • Wed, 16 Aug 2017 08:30

SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has delayed a decision on firing missiles toward Guam while he waits to see what the Unit...

Opinion Journal: North Korea: No Diplomatic Endgame
  • Tue, 15 Aug 2017 20:25

Editorial Page Editor Paul Gigot on the Trump administration's short-sighed diplomacy. Photo Credit: Getty Images. WSJ.com Video - Most Viewed WSJ Vi...

Guam's faithful look to God as North Korea threat looms
  • Tue, 15 Aug 2017 18:32

Father Paul Gofigan began his homily with a question for the parishioners in Guam's biggest place of worship -- the Catholic Dulce Nombre de Maria Cat...

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