Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) interceptors arrive at Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, South Korea, in this handout picture provided by the United States Forces Korea (USFK) and released by Yonhap on March 7, 2017. USFK/Yonhap via REUTERS

China Outraged over THAAD Deployment to South Korea

AMTV BLOG Massive protests are sweeping South Korea against the installation of the THAAD missile defense system that China sees as offensive. Russia also holds the position that US anti missile defense syste...
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S Korea coast guard opens fire on China boats

PRESS TV South Korean coast guard vessels have opened fire on Chinese trawlers allegedly fishing illegally off South Korea’s coast, prompting Beijing to censure Seoul. On Wednesday, senior coast guard off...
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Seoul Holds Biggest Artillery Drill Ever

SPUTNIK NEWS Artillery drills on the North Korean border constitute a stark escalation in South Korea’s military practice, causing concern that Pyongyang may react amid heightened provocation. On Thursd...
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China Warns S. Korea on US Missile Shield

REUTERS Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday urged South Korea to pay attention to China's concerns about the deployment of the U.S. THAAD missile defence system to the country and "cautiously" address ...
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Japan Alert For Possible North Korea Missile Attack

Japan’s military has been placed on alert over the possible threat of the North Korean ballistic missile fire. According to Japan’s state broadcaster NHK, the country’s naval destroyers and Patriot anti-...
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Japan & S Korea May Soon Develop Nukes

On Friday North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un praised his country’s recent hydrogen bomb test and satellite launch as “unprecedented” achievements that will “bring the final victory of the revolution.” Such rheto...
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China, Russia Warn US Over S Korea Missile Plan

Russia and China have vowed to mutually counter increasing US military presence on the Korean Peninsula, calling on Washington to forgo the installation of a new anti-missile system in the region. Meeting ...
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Kim Jong Un: North Korea Ready to Attack South Korea

North Korea’s artillery forces "will turn Seoul into rubble and ashes" if "the enemies challenge us ," North Korea’s Central News Agency (KCNA) quoted Kim Jong Un as saying on Friday, when the North Korean lead...
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N Korean Ready For Pre-Emptive Strike Amid SK-US Drill

The North Korean military said Saturday it was ready for a pre-emptive attack against the South Korean and US troops involved in the ongoing military drill in case they try to invade the North. Military ...
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S Korea Announces Plans to Punish N Korea

South Korea said Tuesday it is imposing unilateral sanctions on North Korea over its recent nuclear test and rocket launch, including a ban on financial dealings with 40 individuals and 30 entities. The anno...
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US Sends Patriot Missiles To South Korea

An air defense battery unit from Texas has been conducting ballistic missile training using the Patriot system at Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, south of Seoul, the newspaper said on Saturday citing the US milita...
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North Korea Throws “Poop Bombs” at South Korea

Life on earth really has become this insane.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VgNn99_0a-I Helium balloons loaded with anti-South leaflets are now being mixed with human waste and sent over the border. Poo...
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South Korea, Japan reach Settlement on Korean Sex Slaves

Japan and South Korea said Monday they had “finally and irreversibly” resolved a dispute over wartime sex slaves that has bedeviled relations between the two countries for decades. In something of a surprise...
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South Korea, China Sign Free Trade Agreement

South Korean lawmakers approve a free trade agreement with China to expand relations with their country's biggest trade partner despite protests by farmers. Government said the deal would create about 54...
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Report: 50 North Korean Submarines Vanish From Radar

Last week North and South Korea exchanged live artillery fire across the demilitarized zone known as the 39th parallel. The standoff has led to threats from both sides, with a reported doubling of the milita...
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Korean Peninsula – US, China, Russia Face-Off

If anything happens in Korea it can explode and consume the world, but it’s unlikely that things will go further than talks and perhaps a few artillery rounds, there is just a lot of gesturing, says Dr. Tim Bea...