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North Korea Nuclear Test Site

North Korea has conducted a fifth nuclear test, its most powerful to date, South Korea's President Park Geun-Hye said Friday, condemning the move as...

Japan's defense ministry requested a record budget on Wednesday, with funds for an anti-ship missile system to defend islands at the center of a...

Japan's newly appointed defence minister on Monday ordered the nation's military to be ready to destroy any missiles fired by North Korea that threaten...

A group of South Korean opposition lawmakers defied President Park Geun-Hye and left for China on Monday (Aug 8) to discuss the deployment of...

The United States, Japan and 10 other countries have requested a UN investigation of North Korea's ballistic missile tests in a move that could...

Failure to properly handle sensitive issues between the US and China could "very likely disturb and undermine" their military-to-military relations, a top Chinese official...

Southeast Asian nations Monday ducked direct criticism of Beijing over its claims to the South China Sea, in a diluted statement produced after days...

North Korea test-fired three ballistic missiles on Tuesday, in further defiance of the international community and in apparent reaction to the planned deployment of...
THAAD Launch

North Korea threatened Monday to take "physical action" after Washington and Seoul announced they would deploy a sophisticated US anti-missile defence system to counter...

Beijing must prepare for "military confrontation" in the South China Sea, state-run media said Tuesday, as it began naval drills in the area ahead...