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NBC News
North Korean Soldier Makes Rare Defection Across DMZ to Southboth sides. The last such crossing was in June 2015. The soldier was unarmed
North Korean Soldier Makes Rare Defection Across DMZ to South
NBC News / Posted 5 hours ago
both sides. The last such crossing was in June 2015. The soldier was unarmed and there was no exchange of fire, a South Korean military official said. He walked across an eastern part of the front line at around 10 a.m. local time and was being... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Four giants eye starlet; Spurs star faces long breakstar Heung-Min Son is facing taking a two-year break from his football career t
Four giants eye starlet; Spurs star faces long break
TEAMTalk / Posted 6 hours ago
star Heung-Min Son is facing taking a two-year break from his football career to serve in the South Korean military (The Sun) Tottenham defender Cameron Carter-Vickers is not tempted to switch international allegiances from... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Morata still wanted, Liverpool eye 'new Zlatan'star Heung-Min Son is facing taking a two-year break from his football career t
Morata still wanted, Liverpool eye 'new Zlatan'
TEAMTalk / Posted 10 hours ago
star Heung-Min Son is facing taking a two-year break from his football career to serve in the South Korean military (The Sun) Tottenham defender Cameron Carter-Vickers is not tempted to switch international allegiances from... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
North Korean soldier crosses heavily mined, barbed-wired area to defect to Southfront line at around 10am local time. The soldier is also being questioned over
North Korean soldier crosses heavily mined, barbed-wired area to defect to South
Asian Correspondent / Posted 11 hours ago
front line at around 10am local time. The soldier is also being questioned over how and why he made the crossing. A South Korean military official who spoke under the condition of anonymity said the soldier was unarmed and there was no exchange of... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Man Utd take Brazilian on trial; RVP return hint(The Sun) Tottenham star Heung-Min Son is facing taking a two-year break from
Man Utd take Brazilian on trial; RVP return hint
TEAMTalk / Posted 14 hours ago
(The Sun) Tottenham star Heung-Min Son is facing taking a two-year break from his football career to serve in the South Korean military (The Sun) Derby County want to talk to Birmingham City manager Gary Rowett about becoming their next boss... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
North Korean soldier defects after crossing borderthe border and entering South Korea, according to a press release from the Sout
North Korean soldier defects after crossing border
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 16 hours ago
the border and entering South Korea, according to a press release from the South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff. The South Korean military says the soldier crossed the mid-eastern portion of the Military Demarcation Line -- which is located inside... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
North Korean soldier makes rare defection across DMZ to Southboth sides. The last such crossing was in June 2015. The soldier was unarmed
North Korean soldier makes rare defection across DMZ to South
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 hours ago
both sides. The last such crossing was in June 2015. The soldier was unarmed and there was no exchange of fire, a South Korean military official said. He walked across an eastern part of the front line at around 10 a.m. (0100 GMT) and was being... Read more
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Daily Mail
South Korean man jailed 12 years in stabbing of American ambassadorwar! The two Koreas should be unified!' in the middle of the attack Kim said h
South Korean man jailed 12 years in stabbing of American ambassador
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
war! The two Koreas should be unified!' in the middle of the attack Kim said he attacked Lippert to protest joint US-South Korean military drills that were taking place at the time The South Korea Supreme Court decided to uphold the sentencing,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Women petition UN chief for Korea peace treatynuclear and ballistic missiles tests — which prompted international sanctions a
Women petition UN chief for Korea peace treaty
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
nuclear and ballistic missiles tests — which prompted international sanctions against Pyongyang — as well as US-South Korean military exercises and plans to deploy a US missile defense system in the South. The letter was co-sponsored by Women... Read more
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International Business Times
South Korea to set up new laser air weapon system to bring down North Korean dronesKorea is poised to set up a new air defence system to shoot down North Korean d
South Korea to set up new laser air weapon system to bring down North Korean drones
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Korea is poised to set up a new air defence system to shoot down North Korean drones violating its airspace. The South Korean military has already initiated plans for the new mechanism, which would involve laser weapons. South Korean... Read more
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The Manila Times
Women petition UN chief to pursue Korea peace treatynuclear and ballistic missiles tests — which prompted international sanctions a
Women petition UN chief to pursue Korea peace treaty
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
nuclear and ballistic missiles tests — which prompted international sanctions against Pyongyang — as well as US-South Korean military exercises and plans to deploy a US missile defense system in the South. That latest move “is viewed by... Read more
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The Seattle Times
North Korea shoots for moon, but rocket might really be aimed at U.S.said the big new engine seemed more suited to launching satellites and space pr
North Korea shoots for moon, but rocket might really be aimed at U.S.
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
said the big new engine seemed more suited to launching satellites and space probes than warheads. The North Korean military is known to prefer missiles small enough to transport on trucks, haul on back roads and hide in... Read more
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New Kerala
South Korean military helicopter crashes into sea - newkerala.com #124350NK US, Seoul, Sep 27 : A South Korean military helicopter crashed into the Sea
South Korean military helicopter crashes into sea - newkerala.com #124350
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
NK US, Seoul, Sep 27 : A South Korean military helicopter crashed into the Sea of Japan during an ongoing joint manoeuvre between Seoul and Washington, defence officials said on Tuesday. The South Korean Armed Force's Lynx helicopter, carrying two... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Fact Check: First Presidential Debatecould lead to a refugee crisis at the Chinese-North Korean border or worse, a c
Fact Check: First Presidential Debate
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
could lead to a refugee crisis at the Chinese-North Korean border or worse, a chaotic situation in which remaining North Korean military take control of its nuclear weapons. — Elise Hu And by the way, another one powerful is the worst deal I... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Fact Check: First Presidential Debatecould lead to a refugee crisis at the Chinese-North Korean border or worse, a c
Fact Check: First Presidential Debate
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
could lead to a refugee crisis at the Chinese-North Korean border or worse, a chaotic situation in which remaining North Korean military take control of its nuclear weapons. — Elise Hu And by the way, another one powerful is the worst deal I... Read more
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Dundas Star News
To the moon, North Korea? Or does the rocket have a darker aim?said the big new engine seemed more suited to launching satellites and space pr
To the moon, North Korea? Or does the rocket have a darker aim?
Dundas Star News / Posted 3 days ago
said the big new engine seemed more suited to launching satellites and space probes than warheads. The North Korean military is known to prefer missiles small enough to transport on trucks, haul on back roads and hide in tunnels. But... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Squeezing North Korea: Old allies take steps to isolate the regimeNorth Korea, ended its registry scheme for all foreign ships in August, althoug
Squeezing North Korea: Old allies take steps to isolate the regime
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
North Korea, ended its registry scheme for all foreign ships in August, although it did not single out North Korea.A North Korean military soldier stands guard as North Koreans wave flags and cheer during an aerial display, in Wonsan, North Korea.... Read more
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International Business Times
Nuclear-capable US bomber returns to Guam base after sabre-rattling in Korean peninsulaone bomber returned to its original base in the US territory of Guam immediatel
Nuclear-capable US bomber returns to Guam base after sabre-rattling in Korean peninsula
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
one bomber returned to its original base in the US territory of Guam immediately, the second aircraft was kept at the South Korean military facility in Pyeongtaek, 70kms south of Seoul. "The B-1B Lancer returned to Andersen Air Base last night... Read more
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iafrica.com
Sky diving in North Koreathe door of a Mil Mi-8 helicopter, 2 000 metres above the newly-renovated and u
Sky diving in North Korea
iafrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
the door of a Mil Mi-8 helicopter, 2 000 metres above the newly-renovated and upgraded Wonsan airport, strapped to a North Korean military parachutist. "There was a 'what the hell am I doing moment' and then we jumped. Terrifying at first, but... Read more
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Calcutta News
Troubled by North Korea’s nuclear progress, South Korea decides to assassinate Kim Jong Unanother Asian neighbour miffed and outraged. Pyongyang’s most recent war of wo
Troubled by North Korea’s nuclear progress, South Korea decides to assassinate Kim Jong Un
Calcutta News / Posted 4 days ago
another Asian neighbour miffed and outraged. Pyongyang’s most recent war of words however was directed at the U.S.-South Korean military exercises. North Korea said in a statement that it viewed the exercises as “undisguised nuclear war drills... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Pulling a rip cord over North Koreathe door of a Mil Mi-8 helicopter, 2,000 metres above the newly-renovated and u
Pulling a rip cord over North Korea
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
the door of a Mil Mi-8 helicopter, 2,000 metres above the newly-renovated and upgraded Wonsan airport, strapped to a North Korean military parachutist. "There was a 'what the hell am I doing moment' and then we jumped. Terrifying at first, but... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Attendees at North Korean air show wowed by model F-16A North Korean military soldier stands guard as North Koreans wave flags and ch
Attendees at North Korean air show wowed by model F-16
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
A North Korean military soldier stands guard as North Koreans wave flags and cheer during an aerial display on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016, in Wonsan, North Korea. North Korea on Saturday opened an air festival featuring sky diving, demonstrations by... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
USFK's unpaid electricity bill nears $2 million this yearcentral Seoul (Yonhap file photo) The USFK also enjoys a lower rate per kilowa
USFK's unpaid electricity bill nears $2 million this year
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 4 days ago
central Seoul (Yonhap file photo) The USFK also enjoys a lower rate per kilowatt-hour (kWh) compared with the South Korean military and residents. The rate is 106.94 won per kWh for the USFK, compared with 122.28 won for the Korean forces,... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016, in Roanoke, Va. Evan VucciAP A North Korean military soldier stands guard as North Koreans wave flags and cheer during an aerial display on Saturday, Sept. 24,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Air show displays North Korea's flight skills, new airportA North Korean military soldier stands guard as North Koreans wave flags and ch
Air show displays North Korea's flight skills, new airport
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
A North Korean military soldier stands guard as North Koreans wave flags and cheer during an aerial display on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016, in Wonsan, North Korea. North Korea on Saturday opened an air festival featuring sky diving, demonstrations by... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Air show displays North Korea's flight skills, new airportA North Korean military soldier stands guard as North Koreans wave flags and ch
Air show displays North Korea's flight skills, new airport
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
A North Korean military soldier stands guard as North Koreans wave flags and cheer during an aerial display on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016, in Wonsan, North Korea. North Korea on Saturday opened an air festival featuring sky diving, demonstrations by... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Korean Air joins hands with Boeing in unmanned chopper developmenthelicopters by next year. The 500MD was first developed in 1963 and Korean Air
Korean Air joins hands with Boeing in unmanned chopper development
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
helicopters by next year. The 500MD was first developed in 1963 and Korean Air manufactured and supplied the fleet to the Korean military. The unmanned 500MD will be used for various purposes such as day and night reconnaissance, short-range... Read more
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International Business Times
How North Korea hacks: Seoul warns email cyberattacks by Pyongyang on the riseSaenuri Party, has claimed government research shows that over 80% of cyberatta
How North Korea hacks: Seoul warns email cyberattacks by Pyongyang on the rise
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
Saenuri Party, has claimed government research shows that over 80% of cyberattacks conducted by Pyongyang against the South Korean military last year involved the use of emails. In July this year, the politician added, Pyongyang made 43 separate... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
(News Focus) Korean films boast memorable director-actor combinationsenior to Yoon, majored in drama at the university while Yoon studied film. Th
(News Focus) Korean films boast memorable director-actor combination
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 7 days ago
senior to Yoon, majored in drama at the university while Yoon studied film. The film depicting the irrationalities of the Korean military system drew much media attention in Korea after being invited to the non-competition section of the Cannes... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
(3rd LD) Lawmakers raise voices on S. Korea's nuke armamentminister said Seoul can operate a special force that will target Kim Jong-un in
(3rd LD) Lawmakers raise voices on S. Korea's nuke armament
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 8 days ago
minister said Seoul can operate a special force that will target Kim Jong-un in the event of an emergency. The South Korean military is in addition preparing what it calls a massive punishment and retaliation project to target and destroy key... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
2PM releases sixth studio album before enlistmentand Indonesia. Junho said the album is meaningful because they participated in
2PM releases sixth studio album before enlistment
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
and Indonesia. Junho said the album is meaningful because they participated in the making more than before. Taecyeon wrote on Twitter that the album is their last activity before enlisting with the Korean military for their mandator... Read more
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Daily Mail
North Korea hails 'successful' test of new rocket enginein a couple of years to come'. The test was carried out at the Sohae Space Cen
North Korea hails 'successful' test of new rocket engine
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
in a couple of years to come'. The test was carried out at the Sohae Space Center in the northwest of the country. North Korean military personnel cheer during the demonstration of a new rocket engine, which was overseen by leader Kim Jong... Read more
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EuroNews
North Korea successfully tests high-powered rocket engineJoint Chiefs of Staff Spokesperson. “We will closely track and monitor for any
North Korea successfully tests high-powered rocket engine
EuroNews / Posted 9 days ago
Joint Chiefs of Staff Spokesperson. “We will closely track and monitor for any possible additional movements of the North Korean military next month [around North Korea’s Worker’s Party Foundation Day].” The United Nations and others view... Read more
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Daily Star
Crazed North Korea launch another rocket missile testballistic missile, with experts noting the latest set of tests showed considera
Crazed North Korea launch another rocket missile test
Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
ballistic missile, with experts noting the latest set of tests showed considerable progress. Back in June, the North Korean military produced another show of strength, launching an intermediate-range missile. GETTYPRESSURE: Obama has... Read more
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express
Kim Jong-un conducts ANOTHER set of missile tests despite strict UN rulingsubmarine ballistic missile, with experts noting the latest testing showed cons
Kim Jong-un conducts ANOTHER set of missile tests despite strict UN ruling
express / Posted 9 days ago
submarine ballistic missile, with experts noting the latest testing showed considerable progress. Back in June, the North Korean military produced another show of strength, launching an intermediate-range missile. It follows the crackpot dictator... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Robbie Fowler: Klopp and Conte prove Premier League has best managers in worldteam play in the States in a pre-season friendly barely a week after he took ov
Robbie Fowler: Klopp and Conte prove Premier League has best managers in world
Daily Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
team play in the States in a pre-season friendly barely a week after he took over, and they were as well drilled as a North Korean military parade even then. My first thought was ‘what will they be like when he’s settled in?’ Fowler believes Klopp... Read more
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DW
Is North Korea planning yet more nuclear tests? |9 detonation of what experts estimate was a 10-kiloton device - the largest it
Is North Korea planning yet more nuclear tests? |
DW / Posted 14 days ago
9 detonation of what experts estimate was a 10-kiloton device - the largest it has ever tested - come from the South Korean military and images from commercial satellites analyzed by experts and posted on the 38 North website, run by the... Read more
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The Washington Times
Inside the Ring: North Korea seeks aid while building nukeswould allow monitoring of aid distribution — after the government diverted fore
Inside the Ring: North Korea seeks aid while building nukes
The Washington Times / Posted 14 days ago
would allow monitoring of aid distribution — after the government diverted foreign aid intended for civilians to the North Korean military. North Korea “will allow monitor[ing] of the distribution of assistance,” the email states. “In principle,... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
U.S. flies bombers over South Korea in show of force against Northnuclear weapons under a disarmament treaty. U.S. Forces Korea wouldn't comment
U.S. flies bombers over South Korea in show of force against North
Staten Island Advance / Posted 16 days ago
nuclear weapons under a disarmament treaty. U.S. Forces Korea wouldn't comment on the bombers' capabilities, but South Korean military officials and analysts said that they could carry nuclear weapons if reconfigured. Hans Kristensen, a... Read more
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iol.co.za
US bombers fly over S Korea in show of forcenuclear weapons under a disarmament treaty. U.S. Forces Korea wouldn't comment
US bombers fly over S Korea in show of force
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
nuclear weapons under a disarmament treaty. U.S. Forces Korea wouldn't comment on the bombers' capabilities, but South Korean military officials and analysts said that they could carry nuclear weapons if reconfigured. Hans Kristensen, a... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
US flies bombers over SKorea in show of force against Northnuclear weapons under a disarmament treaty. U.S. Forces Korea wouldn't comment
US flies bombers over SKorea in show of force against North
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 16 days ago
nuclear weapons under a disarmament treaty. U.S. Forces Korea wouldn't comment on the bombers' capabilities, but South Korean military officials and analysts said that they could carry nuclear weapons if reconfigured. Hans Kristensen, a... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
US flies bombers over South Korea in show of force against North Koreanuclear weapons under a disarmament treaty. U.S. Forces Korea wouldn't comment
US flies bombers over South Korea in show of force against North Korea
Savannah Morning News / Posted 16 days ago
nuclear weapons under a disarmament treaty. U.S. Forces Korea wouldn't comment on the bombers' capabilities, but South Korean military officials and analysts said that they could carry nuclear weapons if reconfigured. Hans Kristensen, a... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
US flies bombers over SKorea in show of force against Northnuclear weapons under a disarmament treaty. U.S. Forces Korea wouldn't comment
US flies bombers over SKorea in show of force against North
The Record Searchlight / Posted 16 days ago
nuclear weapons under a disarmament treaty. U.S. Forces Korea wouldn't comment on the bombers' capabilities, but South Korean military officials and analysts said that they could carry nuclear weapons if reconfigured. Hans Kristensen, a... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
US flies bombers over SKorea in show of force against Northnuclear weapons under a disarmament treaty. U.S. Forces Korea wouldn't comment
US flies bombers over SKorea in show of force against North
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 16 days ago
nuclear weapons under a disarmament treaty. U.S. Forces Korea wouldn't comment on the bombers' capabilities, but South Korean military officials and analysts said that they could carry nuclear weapons if reconfigured. Hans Kristensen, a... Read more
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Boston Herald
US flies bombers over SKorea in show of force against Northnuclear weapons under a disarmament treaty. U.S. Forces Korea wouldn't comment
US flies bombers over SKorea in show of force against North
Boston Herald / Posted 16 days ago
nuclear weapons under a disarmament treaty. U.S. Forces Korea wouldn't comment on the bombers' capabilities, but South Korean military officials and analysts said that they could carry nuclear weapons if reconfigured. Hans Kristensen, a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
South Korea has contingency plans to wipe the North Korean capital 'completely off the map'by ballistic missiles and high-explosive shells as soon as the North shows any
South Korea has contingency plans to wipe the North Korean capital 'completely off the map'
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
by ballistic missiles and high-explosive shells as soon as the North shows any signs of using a nuclear weapon,” a South Korean military source told Yonhap. “In other words, the North's capital city will be reduced to ashes ...” KPMR outlines a... Read more
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Connecticut Post
South Korea has contingency plans to wipe the North Korean capital 'completely off the map'by ballistic missiles and high-explosive shells as soon as the North shows any
South Korea has contingency plans to wipe the North Korean capital 'completely off the map'
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 days ago
by ballistic missiles and high-explosive shells as soon as the North shows any signs of using a nuclear weapon,” a South Korean military source told Yonhap. “In other words, the North's capital city will be reduced to ashes ...” KPMR outlines a... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
South Korea has contingency plans to wipe the North Korean capital 'completely off the map'by ballistic missiles and high-explosive shells as soon as the North shows any
South Korea has contingency plans to wipe the North Korean capital 'completely off the map'
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
by ballistic missiles and high-explosive shells as soon as the North shows any signs of using a nuclear weapon,” a South Korean military source told Yonhap. “In other words, the North's capital city will be reduced to ashes ...” KPMR outlines a... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
US flies bombers over S.Korea in show of force against Northby the U.S. Congressional Research Service. U.S. Forces Korea wouldn't comment
US flies bombers over S.Korea in show of force against North
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
by the U.S. Congressional Research Service. U.S. Forces Korea wouldn't comment on the bombers' capabilities, but South Korean military officials and analysts said that they could carry nuclear weapons if reconfigured. North Korea is keenly... Read more
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The China Post
US flies bombers over South Koreaby the U.S. Congressional Research Service. U.S. Forces Korea wouldn't comment
US flies bombers over South Korea
The China Post / Posted 16 days ago
by the U.S. Congressional Research Service. U.S. Forces Korea wouldn't comment on the bombers' capabilities, but South Korean military officials and analysts said that they could carry nuclear weapons if reconfigured. North Korea is keenly... Read more
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