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S. Korea calls for N. Korea to further investigate shooting

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea said Saturday it will request North Korea to further investigate the killing of a South Korean government official who was shot by North Korean troops after being...

North Korea apologizes for shooting of South Korea official

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un issued an apology Friday over the shooting of a South Korean government official. In comments carried by South Korean news agency Yonhap, Kim said he was "greatly...

North Korea shoots South Korean official, burns his body: Seoul

South Korea's Defense Ministry on Thursday accused North Korea of firing at a government official and burning his body. A ministry statement said evidence showed North Korean soldiers had found ...

Seoul: Missing South Korean official may be in North Korea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A South Korean official who disappeared off a government ship near the disputed sea boundary with North Korea this week may be in North Korea, South Korea's Defense Ministry ...

Report: China fires 'carrier killer' missile in disputed sea

BEIJING (AP) — China’s military test-fired two missiles into the South China Sea, including a “carrier killer” military analysts suggest might have been developed to attack U.S. forces, a newspaper re...

S Korea urges North to uphold deals amid rising animosities

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea on Sunday convened an emergency security meeting and urged North Korea to uphold reconciliation agreements, hours after the North threatened to demolish a liaison...

N Korea slams South for 'reckless' drills along sea border

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Friday slammed South Korea for “reckless” military drills near their disputed sea boundary, but the South quickly denied any training in the area, the scene of...

Greece, US hold live-fire drill following military base deal

LITOCHORO, Greece (AP) — Army aviation forces from Greece and the United States took part in a live-fire training exercise Wednesday at the foot of Mount Olympus, marking deepening defense ties betwee...

Seoul says North Korea has fired an unidentified projectile

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says North Korea has fired an unidentified projectile. A brief statement Thursday from Seoul’s Joint Chiefs of Staff gave no further details, such ...

North Korea conducts artillery firings at Kim’s order

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea says leader Kim Jong Un has visited a frontline island and ordered troops there to practice firing artillery. The North’s Korean Central News Ag...

'Abominable' to skip Malaysia theaters over disputed sea map

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The animated movie "Abominable" will skip Malaysian theaters after producers decided against cutting out a scene showing a map supporting Chinese claims to the disputed S...

Chinese travel agency expelled from exhibition in Vietnam

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Chinese travel agency was disqualified from taking part in a travel expo in Vietnam on Sept. 5 over flyers showing the nine-dash line, an artificial demarcation used by ...

US Navy flagship visits Manila after sailing in disputed sea

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A key U.S. Navy ship sailed through the South China Sea with its commander renewing an American vow to "sail, fly and operate wherever the law allows us to" despite China's ...

Pompeo: US to make sure China can’t blockade South China Sea

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Friday that the United States is committed to ensuring the South China Sea remains open to all kinds of navigation and that &l...

Vietnam protests China's weather stations in disputed sea

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam has strongly protested China's launch of weather stations in the disputed Spratly islands, saying they seriously violate Vietnam's sovereignty and complicate the situatio...