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Kim Jong-Un presiding over a target strike exercise conducted by the special operation forces of the Korean People's Army (KPA) at an undisclosed location

North Korea vows to deploy forces to demilitarized zones

Earlier North Korea warned the South that its armed forces were preparing an act of retaliation over spreading leaflets insulting its supreme leadershipPYONGYANG, June 16. /TASS/. North Korea has...

Taiwan says it’s looking to buy US missiles with 925-km range

The head of Taiwan’s defense ministry’s strategic planning section has told lawmakers that the government is seeking to procure, from the US, air-to-surface missiles with a possible range of...

Yasutoshi Nishimura: Japan on path to coronavirus containment

Japanese Economy Minister Yasutoshi Nishimura said on Wednesday that the nation was on a path towards containing the novel coronavirus. But he said Japan was yet ready to promote tourism...

Chinese diplomats: Don’t underestimate our determination to defend sovereignty

While talking to the media after meeting with their US counterparts, top Chinese diplomats have emphasized that they will stay firm in defending their national interests. “There are so many...

North Korea’s China Trade Suffers Coronavirus Shock

BY: WILLIAM BROWN To no one’s surprise, North Korea’s trade with China, already down from levels severely diminished by United Nations Security Council (UNSC) sanctions, fell 24 percent in January...

China calls on India to stop ‘provocative activities’ along disputed border

The Chinese authorities called on India to stop its “provocative activities” along the border, stressing that there is close communication between the two countries to resolve the tension in...

Biden Seeks Unity With Japan’s Suga Against China at First White House Summit

By David Brunnstrom and Trevor Hunnicutt WASHINGTON—President Joe Biden on Friday sought to present a united front with Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga to counter an increasingly threatening China as the U.S. leader held his first...

WHO: Coronavirus cases exceed 100,000 globally

The number of novel coronavirus cases worldwide has surpassed 100,000, World Health Organization (WHO) Spokesperson Tarik Jasarevic informed TASS on Saturday. "Globally, 101,827 confirmed cases and 3,484 deaths due to...

South Korea seeks to develop missile defense against N. Korea’s artillery barrage

LIG Nex1, a South Korean precision missile developer, displayed this week a mock-up of a low-altitude missile defense system. The LAMD concept model was displayed at the Seoul International Aerospace...
North Korea's military parade

Kim Jong Un wants to increase North Korea’s ‘nuclear war deterrence,’ state media reports

>North Korean leader Kim Jong Un set forth new policies to increase the nation's nuclear deterrence at a meeting of military leaders, state news agency KCNA reported Sunday, EDNew.net...

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ISWNews Analysis Group: Iraqi resistance group attacked three US logistical convoys in Qadesiyah, Babil and Muthanna provinces with roadside bombs.According to the Ashab al-Kahf...

On the situation with small languages in Russia-Konstantin Zamyatin

    While the rights of the Russian-speaking population in Ukraine have been seriously violated, Russia itself is accused by the West of violating the...

Foreign forces to leave Iraq in 15 days, says army

US combat troops stationed in Iraq are scheduled to leave the country in 15 days, the Iraqi army's spokesman said on Thursday.Baghdad and Washington...

Russian, Chinese defense chiefs ink military cooperation roadmap

Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu and his Chinese counterpart Wei Fenghe approved a 2021-2025 military cooperation roadmap at their working meeting held via a...

Moscow says U.S. rehearsed nuclear strike against Russia this month

Russia's defence minister on Tuesday accused U.S. bombers of rehearsing a nuclear strike on Russia from two different directions earlier this month and complained...