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Xi calls for calm after Trump says US is 'locked and loaded'

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping made a plea for cool-headedness over escalating tensions between the U.S. and North Korea in a phone conversation with U.S. President Donald Trum...

Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea

BEIJING (AP) — A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters crucial for gl...

North Korea calls US practice bombing run a provocation

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has criticized a practice bombing run on the Korean peninsula by two U.S. B-1B bombers as a dangerous move raising the risk of nuclear war. A co...

US bombers join jets from Japan, SKorea for training mission

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two U.S. bombers flew to the Korean Peninsula to join fighter jets from South Korea and Japan for a practice bombing run as part of a training mission in response to North Korea's ba...

US sends supersonic bombers in show of force against N.Korea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says the United States has flown two supersonic bombers over the Korean Peninsula in a show of force during joint military drills. U.S. and Sout...

China protests as U.S. B-1B bombers fly over South China Sea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China has accused the United States of creating regional tension after two B-1B Lancer strategic bombers flew a mission out of Guam over the South China Sea, reports said ...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ May 4 China Daily on President Trump's DPRK stance: Calling...

B-25 bombers to fly over Ohio to honor historic air raid

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Seventeen World War II B-25 bombers will fly over the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force in Ohio next month to mark the 75th anniversary of an air raid by the United States on J...

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

The United States sent two nuclear-capable supersonic bombers streaking over ally South Korea last week in a show of force meant to cow North Korea after its recent nuclear test and also to settle rat...

US flies bombers over SKorea in show of force against North

OSAN AIR BASE, South Korea (AP) -- The United States on Tuesday sent two nuclear-capable supersonic bombers streaking over ally South Korea in a show of force meant to cow North Korea after its recent...