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S. Korea, US Marine Corps chiefs call for vigilance against N. Korea WMDs

Marine Corps officials from South Korea and the United States on Wednesday called on troops to stay vigilant against threats of North Korea's weapons of mass destruction. South Korean Marine Corps C...

Updated : 2017.03.15 15:22

Carl Vinson enters Busan to join annual drills

The USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier on Wednesday arrived at South Korea's southern port of Busan to participate in the ongoing joint exercises by Seoul and Washington in the latest show of force aga...

Updated : 2017.03.15 11:56

S. Korea's security chief to discuss NK threats, alliance with US counterpart

South Korea's presidential security advisor said Wednesday he will hold talks with his US counterpart this week over North Korea's growing military threats and ways to further strengthen the Seoul-Wa...

Updated : 2017.03.15 11:54

USS Carl Vinson to arrive at South Korea for joint drills

The US nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson is to arrive at South Korea on Wednesday to participate in the allies’ annual military exercise as an extended deterrence measure against Nort...

Updated : 2017.03.14 18:42

Gov't reorganizes public security ministry to better respond to NK threats

South Korea has reorganized the public security ministry to beef up its emergency response capability, officials said Tuesday, in the wake of North Korea's recent missile provocations and its apparen...

Updated : 2017.03.14 17:43

Army special forces conduct exercise on N. Korean terrorist attacks

South Korean Army commandos conducted an exercise Tuesday to simulate fending off North Korean terrorist attacks. About 200 special operations forces joined the one-day drill in the compound of the ...

Updated : 2017.03.14 16:18

Joint military drills with US to bolster defense: minister

South Korea's defense minister on Tuesday stressed the importance of joint military exercises between Seoul and Washington, saying that they will help bolster the South's defensive power, ministry of...

Updated : 2017.03.14 15:41

Acting president orders vigilance against NK provocations

Acting President and Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn ordered troops Tuesday to be on guard against North Korea's possible provocations in the wake of President Park Geun-hye's ouster. Hwang made the re...

Updated : 2017.03.14 14:39

Korea, US, Japan begin missile warning exercise

South Korea, Japan and the United States began a missile warning drill meant to enhance trilateral cooperation in detecting and tracing North Korean missiles, the South Korean Navy said Tuesday. Dur...

Updated : 2017.03.14 12:01

USS Carl Vinson to visit Korea for joint drills

The US aircraft carrier Carl Vinson plans to arrive in South Korea this week for joint military drills in the country, the US military said Monday, in the latest show of force against North Korea. T...

Updated : 2017.03.14 10:01

US to deploy Gray Eagle drone in S. Korea to bolster defense against NK threats: State Department

The US plan to deploy a military drone in South Korea is part of efforts to bolster defenses for the Asian ally and American interests against North Korean threats in addition to the THAAD missile de...

Updated : 2017.03.14 09:59

THAAD deployment unrelated to political situation in Korea: State Department official

The United States believes the ongoing deployment of the THAAD missile defense system has nothing to do with the political situation in South Korea because it's a "very utterly reasonable step" again...

Updated : 2017.03.14 09:57

THAAD, ‘decapitation’ raid add to allies’ new drills

South Korea and the US launched their annual Key Resolve military exercise Monday, which involves scenarios for the employment of US anti-missile assets and special warfare forces tasked with removin...

Updated : 2017.03.13 18:25

Boeing wins 5-year contract to sustain Korea's F-15K fleet

Boeing has won a five-year contract to continue to provide maintenance services for South Korea's F-15K aircraft, the US aircraft company said Monday. Boeing has been sustaining the Korean Air Force...

Updated : 2017.03.13 10:44

US to deploy unmanned attack aircraft to Korea: source

The United States will deploy an unmanned attack aircraft to its military unit in South Korea to enhance its strike capabilities against ground targets in North Korea, a military official said Monday...

Updated : 2017.03.13 10:40