South Korea On Heightened Alert As North Prepares For Major Army Event

Just two days after China warned that April 25 is the "highest probability" day for a North Korean nuclear test, South Ko.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 21st, 2017

South Korea on High Alert as the North Prepares Anniversary Army Celebration

Seoul has said it will not let its guard down and is watching the situation closely......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 21st, 2017

South Korean forces on high alert ahead of North Korean army celebration, possible nuke test

Thomson ReutersSouth Korea said.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 21st, 2017

South Korea Prepares for the World"s Most Dangerous Olympics

There is hope that the Pyeongchang Games will promote harmony between South and North Korea but recent events are causing concern......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 18th, 2017

How Seoul Would Defend Itself Against a North Korean Attack

Military and security experts say that barring the deployment of nuclear weapons or a massive Chinese intervention, South Korea and the U.S. likely would overwhelm North Korea’s army, but at a potentially devastating cost......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 11th, 2017

Retired Air Force general: The US could wipe out North Korea in 15 minutes

Rodong Sinmun.Retired US Air Force Lt. Gen. Tom McInerney told Fox News on Monday that in the event of a nuclear attack from North Korea on the US or South Korea, Pyongyang would have about 15 minutes to ba.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 8th, 2017

North Korea"s International Beer Festival Is No More

Scheduled to take place from July 26 until the end of August, the second Taedong River Beer Festival was supposed to be a major event for Pyongyang......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 24th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. calls for action after North Korea successfully launches long-range missile

The U.S. Army says its commitment to South Korea’s defense is “ironclad,” as the U.S. calls for global action against North Korea, which has successfully fired a ballistic missile capable of reaching the continental U.S......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 5th, 2017

Trump says a ‘major, major conflict’ with North Korea is possible

President Donald Trump focused on the Korean Peninsula on Thursday, telling Reuters that he may cancel a free-trade agreement with South Korea and that “a major, major conflict” with North Korea is possible......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 28th, 2017

Trump threatens South Korean free-trade deal, says war with North possible

President Donald Trump focused on the Korean Peninsula on Thursday, telling Reuters that he may cancel a free-trade agreement with South Korea and that “a major, major conflict” with North Korea is possible......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 27th, 2017

U.S. Holds War Games With Allies As North Korea Vows to Wipe Enemies Off the Earth

Two Navy destroyers of the Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group drilled with South Korea and Japan Tuesday as North Korea held artillery tests to mark the founding of its army......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 25th, 2017

North Korea has South Korea and China on edge ahead of a major celebration

Thomson R.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 21st, 2017

L&T signs deal with South Korea"s HTW to supply howitzer to Indian army

Engineering conglomerate Larsen and Toubro inked a deal with South Korean defence major Hanwha Techwin (HTW) today to jointly manufacture over 100 self- propelled howitzers for Indian Army at a cost of nearly Rs 4,500 crore. The f.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 21st, 2017

Chinese Military Prepares for New Cyber Focus, Streamlined Force

Beijing's military reforms come amid heightened tensions between North Korea and the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 19th, 2017

U.S. Prepares for North Korea Chemical Weapon Attack in "Warrior Strike 6" Drills

U.S. and South Korean troops stormed mock North Korean chemical weapons labs as part of the ongoing military drills between Washington and Seoul......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 23rd, 2017

North Korea Puts Army Into "Combat Mode"

It's been at least 24 hours since any further sabers were rattled between China, US, South Korea, and North Korea (oh and Japan), but it according to, Kim Jong Un has ordered the entire North Korean army into "combat mode" t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 14th, 2017

North Korea Diplomat Warns Of "Major Escalation That Might Turn Into Actual War"

Yesterday's snap deployment of the US THAAD anti-missile system in South Korea has led to significant reverberations among the region, with not only North Ko.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 7th, 2017

South Korea: "It is high time" for the UN to act on North Korea"s human rights abuses

Thomson ReutersSouth Korea called on Monday for major powers to criminally pursue North Korea's leadership before its "ever-worsening" human rights record including mass executions and forced labor threatened world peace. Foreign Minister.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 27th, 2017

South Korea Forming Commando Unit to Kill Kim Jong Un in Event of War: Report

It comes as the North promised further nuclear tests this year......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 9th, 2017

As North Korea gets more ambitious with its missiles, Japan may look to the US for backup

WASHINGTON, DC — The tensions that led to calls for THAAD deployment to South Korea are also helping make the case for sending the missile-interceptor system to the US's other major ally in the region — Japan. "Japan's proximity to the growing.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 30th, 2016

Pentagon on THAAD deployment: "We want to do this as quickly as possible"

Missile Defense AgencyWASHINGTON, DC — The powerful missile defense system that has North Korea, China, and Russia spooked is expected to make its debut in South Korea as soon as possible. On Friday, Army General Vincent Brooks, commander .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 7th, 2016