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U.S. open to further action on Syria: White House

2017-04-11 10:29:00

The White House said Monday that the U.S. is open to further action on Syria if Damascus continues to use chemical weapons. Full Story

PLA Navy rescues ship in pirate infested waters

2017-04-10 09:40:00

The 25th Escort Fleet of the People's Liberation Army Navy rescued a Tuvalu-flagged cargo ship from pirates on Sunday morning in the Gulf of Aden, according to the Navy. Full Story

U.S. aircraft carrier strike group heads toward Korean Peninsula

2017-04-10 08:58:00

The U.S. Carl Vinson Strike Group has departed from Singapore and sailed northward to the Western Pacific ocean near the Korean Peninsula, the United States Pacific Fleet Commander announced Saturday. Full Story

Chinese navy rescues Tuvaluan ship from pirates in Gulf of Aden

2017-04-10 08:40:00

The convoy fleet sent by the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy rescued a Tuvaluan ship hijacked by pirates in the Gulf of Aden on Sunday local time. Full Story

4 soldiers killed in U.S. missile strike on Syrian airbase: monitor

2017-04-07 14:50:00

At least four Syrian soldiers were killed by the U.S. missile strike that targeted an airbase in central Syria on Friday, a monitor group reported. Full Story

Trump says missile strikes against Syria in U.S. 'vital interest'

2017-04-07 13:35:00

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he had ordered targeted missile strikes at a Syrian military airfield and called the strikes in the nation's "vital interest." Full Story

U.S. missile strikes leave huge damages to targeted airbase in central Syria

2017-04-07 13:19:00

The U.S. missile strike that targeted a Syrian airbase in Homs province at dawn Friday left big damages, Homs governor Talal Barazi told Xinhua. Full Story

U.S. launches 50 missiles at Syria

2017-04-07 10:22:00

The United States has launched 50 missiles at Syria to neutralize its chemical weapon arsenal, local media reported Thursday. Full Story

S Koreans file petition with constitutional court against THAAD deployment

2017-04-06 16:51:00

South Korean residents and civic group activists on Thursday filed a petition against the deployment of the U.S. Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system, which they depicted as unconstitutional. Full Story

China urges restraint after DPRK's missile launch

2017-04-06 09:29:00

China once again called on parties concerned to continue to support the resumption of negotiation on the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue, according to Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying on Wednesday. Full Story