Military news

U.S. forces say THAAD in South Korea 'operational' amid protests, hunger strike

2017-05-02 13:25:00

The U.S. Forces Korea (USFK) said Tuesday that the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) anti-missile system, which was deployed last week in southeast South Korea, is "operational." Full Story

DPRK says current crisis on Korean Peninsula most dangerous in half century

2017-05-02 09:15:00

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) said Monday the current crisis on the Korean Peninsula is the most dangerous in half a century since the 1950-1953 Korean War. Full Story

Military tech may aid shoppers to spot food tampered with

2017-05-02 08:45:00

Military technology could soon enable civilians to spot when food has been tampered with, researchers in Tianjin said on Wednesday. Full Story

Philippines open to joint war drills with China: Duterte

2017-05-02 08:36:00

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Monday that he is open to the idea of conducting joint military exercises with China. Full Story

Duterte open to joint Sino-Philippine drills

2017-05-02 08:34:00

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday visited a Chinese naval ship on a friendly visit to the Philippines, and said he is open to joint military exercises with China in Philippine waters. Full Story

Chinese naval fleet starts friendly visit to Philippines

2017-05-01 08:59:00

A Chinese naval fleet has begun a three-day friendly visit after arriving Sunday at Davao City in the southeastern region of The Philippines. Full Story

Time for West to discard mindset of 'China threat'

2017-04-30 05:28:00

In history, the rise of big powers was realized via expansion and aggression. But today, the rise of China is an exception. It is peaceful. Full Story

Chinese naval fleet conducts first resupply mission in western Pacific

2017-04-29 11:19:00

A Chinese naval fleet on Friday conducted its first resupply mission in western Pacific waters. Full Story

DPRK test-launches ballistic missile but fails

2017-04-29 09:30:00

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Saturday test-fired a ballistic missile, which exploded after liftoff, according to South Korea's Yonhap news agency. Full Story

Joint exercise held between Japanese, U.S. carrier-based jets: ASDF

2017-04-28 16:58:00

Japan's Air Self-Defense Force (ASDF) said Friday that it conducted a joint drill east of Okinawa with U.S. aircraft carrier Carl Vinson, according to local media reports. Full Story