TOKYO (Reuters) - North Korea's growing missile arsenal might be the most obvious and immediate military threat facing Japan, but defense planners in Tokyo are focused on a much larger and more challenging foe as they prepare for the years ahead.
The annual U.S.-South Korean military exercises will begin on April 1.
The exercises were postponed for the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.
The exercises are expected to be "at a scale similar to" that of previous years.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and South Korea have agreed to resume joint military drills early next month, the Pentagon said, a move that was expected despite U.S. President Donald Trump's planned meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is advancing toward the first transfer of a prisoner from the Guantanamo Bay detention center under U.S. President Donald Trump, the U.S. military told Reuters on Monday, a move that would repatriate the detainee t
The US said Monday that its major "Foal Eagle and Key Resolve" annual military exercises with South Korea will start April 1, an announcement that comes as President Donald Trump readies for a potential major summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, w
FROM “proof” of UFO crashes to Antarctic pyramids, conspiracy theorists have harnessed the power of Google Earth to make bizarre claims about alien life on our planet. Here, Sun Online rounds up some of the most out-of-this-world theories and
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish forces will not remain in Syria's Afrin and will leave the region to its "real owners", Ankara's main spokesman said on Monday, after Turkey's military and its Syrian rebel allies stormed the town over the weekend.
Vladimir Putin now has a stronger hold on Russia — and stronger place in the world — thanks to an overwhelming mandate for yet another term as president.
Relations between Russia and the West are already at their lowest
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China's state-run media said the Taiwan Travel Act signed by President Donald Trump could lead to military pressure.
The law, which allows official visits between the two countries, has angered China as it considers Taiwan o
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Aside from being able to rule China indefinitely, President Xi Jinping is considered the "Chairman of Everything," overseeing foreign and domestic affairs, the military, finance, and even internet security.
This makes Xi
Israel's military carried out an air raid overnight against an underground Hamas facility in the Gaza Strip and destroyed a separate tunnel under construction that could be used for attacks, it said Sunday.
Ret. Marine Cpl. Luke McDermott is currently in Pyeongchang, South Korea, at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games. But when he comes home to the U.S. — with a gold medal in hand — he’ll return to land that will one day be his home.
MoD fails to ensure windfall profits are returned to taxpayer or development occurs, says oppositionProperty companies have made millions of pounds by buying land from the Ministry of Defence and applying for planning permission, before selling on the sit