SEOUL, Nov 5 (Reuters) – North Korea fired four short-range ballistic missiles into the western sea on Saturday, South Korea’s military said, as Seoul and Washington ended a high-profile six-day military exercise. North Korea has launched a series of missiles this week, including a possible failed intercontinental ballistic missile, drawing condemnation from the United States, […]

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SEOUL, Oct 31 (Reuters) – The United States and South Korea began one of their largest combined military air drills on Monday, with hundreds of warplanes from both sides staging mock attacks 24 hours a day for the better part of a week. The operation, called Vigilant Storm, will run until Friday, and will feature […]

YEOJU, South Korea, Oct 19 (Reuters) – South Korean and American troops practiced building floating bridges to ferry tanks and other armoured vehicles across rivers on Wednesday, part of a larger joint military exercise that has angered North Korea. South Korean attack helicopters deployed flares and armoured vehicles blew white smoke screens into the air […]

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The South Korean military said North Korea fired a ballistic missile toward its eastern waters on Sunday, the latest in the country’s barrage of weapons tests in recent days. South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement the launch occurred early Sunday but gave no further details, including […]

SEOUL, Sept 30 (Reuters) – The naval forces of South Korea, the United States and Japan will stage their major trilateral anti-submarine exercises for the first time in five years on Friday, amid tension over North Korea’s recent series of missile tests. The

SEOUL, South Korea — A U.S. aircraft carrier and its battle group launched drills with South Korean warships off the Korean Peninsula’s east coast on Monday in their first such training in five years, a day after North Korea test-fired a short-range ballistic missile in a possible response to the exercise. North Korea could conduct […]

Arrival marks most significant deployment yet amid push for more US nuclear-capable ‘assets’ to deter North Korea. The nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan has arrived in South Korea ahead of joint military exercises that are seen as a show of strength amid growing North Korean threats. The Ronald Reagan and ships from its accompanying […]

U.S. Navy drills, previously dubbed “essential” in deterring Russian aggression in Europe, have been canceled, officials have confirmed. Sea Breeze 2022 exercises scheduled this summer in Europe’s Black Sea were “canceled due to Russia’s ongoing invasion of Ukraine,” a spokesperson told Newsweek. The July 2021 iteration, hosted by the U.S. and Ukraine, involved 32 warships, […]

Training resumed at the Rodriguez Live Fire Complex just south of the heavily fortified Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) along the border, after having been canceled in recent years when those living nearby complained about noise and safety concerns. Over the past week, AH-64E Apache helicopters engaged in certification drills, video images and photographs released by the […]

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