Feb 4, 2017

Teen son of U.S. Marine held in robbery of Okinawa deli

A high school student whose father is a U.S. Marine stationed at Camp McTureous in the city of Uruma in Okinawa has been arrested on charges including robbery. The 18-year-old is suspected of robbing a delicatessen in the city at around 5:25 a.m. Friday ...

Oct 12, 2016

Seoul to post marines near Japan-claimed Takeshima

South Korea’s Marine Corps Command plans to station a combat unit on the eastern island of Ulleung from 2018 in a bid to help deal with North Korea’s military threats, the military command said in a report to parliament on Tuesday. The plan appears ...

Philippines summons U.S. Marines in transgender murder case

Oct 18, 2014

Philippines summons U.S. Marines in transgender murder case

Five U.S. Marines have been summoned to appear before a prosecutor in the northern Philippines after Filipino police accused one of them of murdering a transgender sex worker, the foreign department said. The Americans were ordered to attend a hearing by the prosecutor of ...