By Ju-min Park and Kaori Kaneko  SEOUL/TOKYO: North Korea fired four ballistic missiles into the sea off Japan’s northwest coast early on Monday, South Korean and Japanese officials said, days after the reclusive state promised retaliation over US-South Korea military drills it sees as a preparation for war. South Korea’s military said the missiles were unlikely to have been […]

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China paper says US, South Korea will ‘pay the price’ for planned missile system

The United States and South Korea are destined to “pay the price” for their decision to deploy an advanced missile defense system which will inevitably prompt a “counter attack”, China’s top newspaper said on Saturday. Tension on the Korean peninsula has been high this year, beginning with North Korea’s fourth nuclear test in January, which […]

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N.Korea always prepared for fresh nuclear test at any time – S.Korea

Seoul, – North Korea is always ready for an additional nuclear test at any time, South Korea’s defence ministry said on Monday. “North Korea has a tunnel where it can conduct an additional nuclear test,” Moon Sang-gyun, a spokesman at the South Korean defence ministry, told a news briefing. South Korea’s Yonhap News Agency reported […]

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