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China conducts first sea-based space rocket launch

Jun 05, 2019 - 8:03 PM

The Asian giant now spends more than Russia and Japan on its civil and military space programs – unveiling ambitious plans for missions to the moon and beyond in the coming decade

LONG MARCH. Mockups of the New Generation Launch Vehicles of Long March Family are on display during the 12th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition. Image via Shutterstock

South Korea holds navy drill near disputed border with North

Jun 16, 2016 - 12:22 PM

The 3 day exercise in the Yellow Sea is aimed at practicing responses to simulated incursions by North Korean vessels and aircraft

North Korea warns South Korea of retaliatory strikes

May 28, 2016 - 12:15 PM

The North s military General Staff says from now on it would open fire without warning at any South Korean ships if they intrude even 0 001 millimeters into disputed waters in the Yellow Sea

CROSS-BORDER TENSIONS. A picture made available on November 12, 2014 shows a group of South Korean naval vessels joining an annual war exercise in the Yellow Sea, South Korea, November 11, 2014. File photo by Yonhap/EPA

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S. Korea navy fires warning shots after North incursion

May 27, 2016 - 9:15 AM

In recent weeks Pyongyang has been urging Seoul to accept leader Kim Jong Un s proposal for military talks aimed at easing cross border tensions

Kim guides military drill near sea border with S. Korea

Feb 21, 2015 - 2:09 PM

The drill comes as tensions grow ahead of an annual US South Korea joint Key Resolve Foal Eagle military exercise that is reportedly to start early next month

KIM JONG-UN. A picture released by the North Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) shows the North Korean leader waving at an event in Pyongyang, North Korea. EPA/KCNA

N. Korea proposes suspension of military hostilities

Jun 30, 2014 - 1:25 PM

UPDATED The proposal comes from North Korea s National Defense Commission

N. Korea warns of 'war' over S. Korea's anti-Pyongyang leaflets

Mar 29, 2014 - 12:25 PM

The South Korean defense ministry denies the allegation their military scattered leaflets denouncing North Korea s regime and leader Kim Jong Un

After Bolaven, South Korea braces for typhoon Tembin

Aug 30, 2012 - 12:17 PM

A fresh typhoon alert was raised early Thursday over the Yellow Sea off the west coast as Typhoon Tembin was 200 kilometers 125 miles southwest of Jeju island

The MODIS instrument on NASA's Terra satellite captured this image of Tropical Storm Tembin on Aug. 29, 2012 at 02:25 UTC as it moved past Taiwan and into the Yellow Sea. Credit: NASA Goddard/MODIS Rapid Response Team