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US, South Korea Updating War Plans for North Korea

ONBOARD A MILITARY AIRCRAFT - The United States and South Korea are preparing to develop "a new, operational war plan" ...

What Does US Want From South Korea's Presidential Election

Experts say the Biden administration wants the next South Korean president to forge a strong alliance with the United States ...

Hypersonic missiles are fuelling fears of a new superpower arms race

According to media reports from Washington, the Biden administration wants to engage China in talks on arms control and non-proliferation. ...

US blacklists Chinese firms as 'military end-users'

Hong Kong, November 29 (ANI): The US government has put several Chinese, Russian and Pakistani companies on a trade blacklist ...

Victims of Late S. Korean Dictator Vow Fight for Historical Justice

SEOUL - Former South Korean military dictator Chun Doo-hwan died Tuesday at his home at the age of 90. Victims ...

Japan's FM, Defense Minister to visit US for a two-plus-two meeting amid China's assertiveness

Tokyo [Japan], November 28 (ANI): Amid China's assertiveness, arrangements are being made for Japan's Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi and Defense ...

Biden expresses hope Japan would increase defence spending amid China's rise

Washington [US], November 28 (ANI): US President Joe Biden expressed his hope that Japan would increase its defence budget during ...

Amid growing threats from China and North Korea, Japan vows to strengthen defence capabilities

Tokyo [Japan], November 28 (ANI): Amid the rising security threats from China and North Korea, Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida ...

China, ROK pledge to enhance bilateral ties

TIANJIN, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) -- China and the Republic of Korea (ROK) on Thursday agreed to strengthen high-level exchanges and ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1000 GMT, Dec. 2

HONG KONG -- Hong Kong's Center for Health Protection (CHP) reported six new imported cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, taking ...

Defense chiefs of S.Korea, U.S. hold annual military talks in Seoul

SEOUL, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) -- South Korean Defense Minister Suh Wook and U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin on Thursday ...

DPRK to discuss new year's work plans in December meeting

PYONGYANG, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) -- The fourth plenary meeting of the eighth Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea, ...

S. Korea, 5 Central Asian nations discuss post-pandemic recovery

Top diplomats of South Korea and five Central Asian nations gathered at a regional forum held in Tajikistan to explore ...

Saudi Arabias wealth fund plans green debt issuance soon and Economy News

Saudi Arabias wealth fund plans green debt issuance soon Aljazeera.com ...

Saudi government confirms first round of talks with Iran

Saudi government confirms first round of talks with Iran - TheHill The Hill ...

N. Korea kicks up commemorative mood for late leader Kim Jong-il

North Korea's main newspaper on Wednesday published a series of stories lauding late leader Kim Jong-il ahead of the 10th ...

Major oil producer Saudi Arabia announces net-zero by 2060 - North Shore News

Major oil producer Saudi Arabia announces net-zero by 2060 North Shore News ...

Saudi Arabia to build 170 kilometre-long city as part of Neom project

Saudi Arabia to build 170 kilometres-long city as part of Neom project Dezeen ...

Hitachi ABB Power Grids consortium wins contract for Saudi Arabia-Egypt link

Hitachi ABB Power Grids consortium wins contract for Saudi Arabia-Egypt link Renewables Now ...

Al Rajhi Capital expects a budget surplus for Saudi Arabia in 2022

Al Rajhi Capital expects a budget surplus for Saudi Arabia in 2022 Arab News ...

Chinese city announces winning bids for upgrades to China-DPRK border station

The Chinese city of Dandong has announced winning bids for upgrades to a key border facility between China and North ...

Iran's drones are a buzzing menace for Saudi Arabia - Atlantic Council

Iran's drones are a buzzing menace for Saudi Arabia Atlantic Council ...

Saudi Arabia- Authorities ramp up repression after G20 hiatus - Amnesty International

Saudi Arabia: Authorities ramp up repression after G20 hiatus Amnesty International ...

COVAX offers 4.7 million more COVID-19 vaccine doses to North Korea

COVAX has allocated 4.73 million more AstraZeneca (AZ) COVID-19 vaccines for North Korea, the global vaccine alliance Gavi confirmed to ...

Daily virus cases expected to surpass 5,000

South Korea's new coronavirus cases are expected to breach the 5,000 mark for the first time Wednesday and the number ...

Military reports 38 more COVID-19 cases

South Korea's military reported 38 additional COVID-19 cases Wednesday, including cluster infections at an Army unit in Gangwon Province, bringing ...

(Newsmaker) People Power Partys turmoil continues with chairman AWOL

Chaos is growing in the main opposition People Power Party with conflict between its chairman and the election campaign committee ...

S. Korea could make 'big adjustments' to virus measures over omicron variant

South Korea could make "big adjustments" to its virus prevention measures if the number of omicron coronavirus variant cases spike ...

Koreas COVID-19 cases exceed 5,000 in one day for first time

South Korea hit another ominous pandemic milestone as new cases of COVID-19 topped 5,000 for the first time on Wednesday. ...

Natl. security adviser to visit China amid push to declare formal end to Korean War

National security adviser Suh Hoon will visit China this week to meet with Beijing's top diplomat, Cheong Wa Dae said ...

How Saudi Arabia Gets Away With Murder - Council on Foreign Relations

How Saudi Arabia Gets Away With Murder Council on Foreign Relations ...

Saudi Arabia and the Grand Debacle in Afghanistan

The Aftershocks of the Saudi and American Debacle in Afghanistan Fair Observer ...

S. Korea's Marine Corps launches aircraft group

South Korea's Marine Corps launched an aircraft group Wednesday to bolster the defense of border islands and wartime capabilities for ...

'Runaway police officers dismissed

A police officer accused of fleeing a crime scene and leaving two victims alone with a knife-wielding attacker in Incheon ...

Community Calls Increase For Anaheim to Officially Recognize Little Arabia

Community Calls Increase For Anaheim to Officially Recognize Little Arabia VoiceofOC ...

Ask a North Korean- What do North Koreans think of regime sympathizers?

Ask a North Korean is an NK News series featuring interviews with North Korean defectors, most of whom left the ...

Saudi Arabia showcases its tech ambitions as @Hack named largest cybersecurity event of 2021

Saudi Arabia showcases its tech ambitions as @Hack named 'largest cybersecurity event of 2021' Arab News ...

S. Korea to strengthen qualified immunity for cops

South Korea is moving to strengthen immunity for police officers and improve training, following controversy sparked by a recent stabbing ...

Defense chiefs of S. Korea, US to hold annual talks on OPCON transfer, N. Korea

South Korea and the United States are set to hold their annual defense ministerial talks in Seoul on Thursday to ...

Why North Korean media stayed silent on new holiday celebrating nuclear missiles

North Korean media appeared to ignore a new holiday established this year to celebrate the countrys nuclear missile development, as ...

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New electric car factory in Beijing targets 300,000 cars annually

BEIJING, China: Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi has signed a cooperation agreement to build an electric auto assembly plant in Beijing ...

Stocks in Asia choppy, uncertain

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Asian stock markets were wary on Thursday after major falls on local markets and overseas over ...

Big jump in can costs could close many small craft beers: officials

BROOMFIELD, Colorado: One of the world's largest suppliers of aluminum cans, Ball Corp, is increasing the minimum number of cans ...

U.S. stock markets go into panic after first Omicron case is reported

NEW YORK, New York - A single case of Omicron, that being the first in the U.S., sent stocks into ...

After outage, no 911 calls, T-Mobile to pay $20 million fine

WASHINGTON D.C.: As part of a settlement with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), following a 12-hour outage in June 2020 ...

Indian government tells citizens not to purchase Starlink internet

NEW DELHI, India: The Starlink Internet Services of Elon Musk's SpaceX aerospace company has been told by the Indian government ...

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