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Japan has no plan to review 3 non-nuclear principles: FM

2017-09-09 15:22:00

The Japanese government is not planning to review its three non-nuclear principles, Foreign Minister Taro Kono said on Friday. Full Story

Anti-THAAD S Koreans vow to fight for removal outside Blue House

2017-09-09 07:54:00

Outside the presidential office of South Korea, scores of civilians against the deployment of the U.S. Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile interception system gathered on Friday afternoon. Full Story

THAAD deployment completed in South Korea amid protests from local residents

2017-09-08 16:04:00

Residents from Seongju, about 300 kilometers south of Seoul where the US-backed Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system has been installed, protested on Friday outside the presidential Blue House against the controversial deployment of THAAD, w Full Story

Japan MSDF says human error behind recent helicopter crash

2017-09-08 14:08:00

Japan's Maritime Self-Defense Force (MSDF) said on Thursday that a recent helicopter crash off northeastern Japan was caused by human error, and flights of helicopters of the same type will be resumed. Full Story

China urges India to adopt 'correct' attitude

2017-09-08 10:11:00

China urged India Thursday to follow the path of history, by doing and speaking more about things that help develop Sino-Indian relations after the Indian army chief spoke of a "two-front war." Full Story

CIA's secret missile control system exposed by Wikileaks

2017-09-08 09:38:00

WikiLeaks released Thursday several secret documents of a missile control system from the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). Full Story

SpaceX launches secret space plane X-37B for U.S. military

2017-09-08 08:52:00

U.S. aerospace company SpaceX on Thursday launched its Falcon 9 rocket for the U.S. military, carrying the mysterious X-37B space plane to orbit for its fifth secret mission. Full Story

China's J-20 fighter jet may get homemade engine

2017-09-08 08:37:00

Most experts and netizens said they believe photos posted online of China's J-20 fighter jets show homemade Taihang engines have replaced their Russian-made counterparts. Full Story

China lodges representations to ROK over THAAD deployment

2017-09-07 16:42:00

China has lodged serious representations to the Republic of Korea (ROK) over the deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Thursday. Full Story

Four more THAAD launchers deployed in S Korea amid local protests

2017-09-07 15:26:00

Four more rocket launchers for the US-backed Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system were deployed on Thursday morning in Seongju, some 300 kilometers south of Seoul, amid local protests. Full Story