Military news

Russian fighter jet crashes over Mediterranean Sea, both pilots killed

2018-05-03 16:56:00

A Russian Su-30SM fighter crashed over the Mediterranean Sea shortly after its takeoff, killing both pilots on board, the Russian Defense Ministry said on Thursday. Full Story

U.S. military aircraft crashes in U.S. state of Georgia, killing five

2018-05-03 09:57:00

A U.S. military plane on Wednesday crashed in southern state Georgia, killing all five people on board, according to the Georgia National Guards. Full Story

White House says Iran nuclear deal made on 'false pretense'

2018-05-02 14:10:00

The White House said on Tuesday that the landmark Iran nuclear deal was made on "false pretense" in 2015, while the United Nations nuclear watchdog stuck to its former claim that no evidence has been found related to Tehran's nuclear development. Full Story

South Korea seeks UN support for DPRK nuclear site closure: UN spokesperson

2018-05-02 10:50:00

South Korean President Moon Jae-in sought the UN's support to verify the imminent closure of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's (DPRK) nuclear test site, the UN spokesperson office said Tuesday. Full Story

Japan still trying to erase its shame

2018-05-02 09:08:00

The removal of a public statue in Manila, which was erected last December and commemorates Filipino "comfort women" of World War II, has sparked fury and concern across the globe. Full Story

IAEA: 'no credible evidence' Iran was working on nuclear weapons

2018-05-02 08:58:00

The UN nuclear agency on Tuesday reiterated that no evidence was found in Iran relevant to the development of a nuclear explosive device after 2009. Full Story

DPRK to openly close nuclear test site in May: Blue House

2018-04-29 11:00:00

Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), has said his country will openly close a nuclear test site in May, during his summit meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in Friday, the Blue House of South Korea said S Full Story

Chinese air force releases promotional video recapping island patrols

2018-04-29 10:11:00

The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) air force on Saturday released a promotional video and commemorative envelopes, recapping its recent flights over China's island of Taiwan. Full Story

Suicide attack against Afghan army base claims 6 lives, wounds 10 others in S. Afghanistan

2018-04-28 14:58:00

At least six people including the attacker have been confirmed dead and 10 others injured as a suicide bomber blew an explosive-laden car next to a military base in Nad Ali district of Helmand province in southern Afghanistan on Saturday, spokesman for pr Full Story

DPRK official media confirms complete denuclearization

2018-04-28 12:54:00

The official media of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) confirmed on Saturday that DPRK leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in had agreed on a common goal of "complete denuclearization." Full Story