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East Asia Quiet as US-North Korea Tensions Escalate Over ICBM Test

North Korea: preparing for missile test in potential early tes...

A new engine for an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) is tested at a test site at Sohae Space Center in North Korea. Source: KCNA/via Reuters THEUnited States has seen indications that North Korea may be preparing for a new missile ... Asian Correspondent, 20 hours ago
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Escalating U.S.-China tension over N. Korea issue could hurt Seoul's economy

Updated: 2017-01-08 15:42:10 KST Growing tension between the U.S. and China over North Korean issues could hurt South Korea's economy this year. That's according to a new report by the Bank of Korea that lists factors that could affect the ...
 Arirang1 week ago Tension between China, U.S. over N.K. nukes to affect Korean economy: report  Yonhap News Agency1 week ago
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North has more plutonium than thought

North Korea appears to have 50 kilograms (110 pounds) of weapons-grade plutonium, which is enough to produce around 10 nuclear weapons, according to a biennial white paper released Wednesday by the South's Ministry of National Defense. The ...
 Korea Joongang Daily1 week ago North may be starting plutonium reactor  Korea Joongang Daily11 hours ago (LEAD) North Korea has 50 kg of weapons-grade plutonium: Seoul's defense white paper  Yonhap News Agency1 week ago North Korea has 50kg of weapons-grade plutonium: Seoul's defense white paper  Yonhap News Agency1 week ago

US did not think sanctions would cause NK to give up nukes in 1991: report

The United States thought in the early 1990s that economic sanctions would not make North Korea give up its nuclear weapons program even if such a step would significantly hurt the North's economy, a declassified report showed Friday. The US ...
 Korea Herald20 hours ago U.S. did not think sanctions would cause N.K. to give up nukes in 1991: report  Yonhap News Agency20 hours ago

Last UN Chief's Missile Defense Incompetence Led to More Tension in Asia

In an interview with Sputnik Korea , South Korean peace activist Cheong Wook-sik said that former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has no right tobecome the country's next president because he does not comprehend the problem pertaining toTerminal ...
 Sputnik1 day ago S Korea's Thaad deployment is appropriate, says ex-UN chief Ban  Today Online5 days ago Former U.N. chief Ban throws weight behind THAAD deployment The Japan Times  Nigeria Today.ng5 days ago Ban Ki-moon Pivots Toward South Korean Presidential Bid  GlobalSecurity.org1 week ago
Latin American Herald Tribune

Seoul to Deploy Laser Weapon System to Shoot Down North Korean Drones

SEOUL South Korea will begin to develop new laser weapons next year with the aim to deploying a defense system to knock down North Korean drones by 2020, the South Korean Defense Ministry said on Friday. The South Korean government wants to ...
 Latin American Herald Tribune1 week ago Lotte Group Delays Acquisition of THAAD Deployment Site in South Korea  Sputnik4 days ago Lotte gets cold feet over South Korean missile defense  Nikkei Asian Review3 days ago S Korea vows commitment to deploying US missile system  Today Online2 weeks ago

Tourism to North Korea up despite heavy sanctions

North Korea is under heavy sanctions, but that hasn't stopped travelers from visiting the country. According to Dylan Harris, the owner of British agency Lupine Travel, reservations to North Korea booked through his company are up 20 percent in ...
 UPI2 days ago

Obama's National Security Team Engaging With Trump Team on North Korea

WASHINGTON (Sputnik)— In July 2016, Seoul and Washington agreed todeploy the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system inSouth Korea's Seongju County amidgrowing tensions inthe region spurred byNorth Korea's ballistic and nuclear tests. ...
 Sputnik3 days ago Trump Team Has Barely Engaged With National Security Council  MSN News US2 days ago

South Korea once again clarifies position on THAAD, amid heightened tensions with China

Updated: 2017-01-05 19:09:52 KST South Korea reiterated the need for the deployment of the U.S. missile defense system THAAD to the Korean Peninsula. Seoul's defense ministry stressed Thursday, that South Korea will deploy THAAD this year as ...
 Arirang2 weeks ago China, Russia plan response to U.S. missile defense placement in South Korea  UPI1 week ago THAAD In Korean Peninsula: South Korea's Contract With US Over Securing Location Likely To Be Delayed  International Business Times4 days ago

Japan, Australia to enhance military ties to maintain security

Japan and Australia agreed to enhance coordination on Asian security issues, including the South China Sea and North Korea, at a meeting of the two countries leaders on Saturday, while reaffirming that the US remains the cornerstone of their ...
 Taipei Times Online5 days ago Japan, Australia Pledge to Work With Trump on Regional Security  Yahoo! Finance UK and Ireland6 days ago Japan, Australia Vow to Work With Trump on Regional Security  Yahoo! Finance6 days ago Japan, Australia to work with Trump on security  Emirates-Business.ae6 days ago
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