Feb 8, 2016

South Korea, U.S. to discuss deployment of missile system

South Korean and U.S. defense officials said Sunday they would begin formal talks on the deployment on the Korean peninsula of a U.S. missile defense system to counter the growing threat from North Korea. The announcement followed a North Korean rocket launch which the ...

Feb 7, 2016

Global outrage spews over North Korea rocket launch

North Korea hailed an “epochal event” but its latest long-range rocket launch Sunday sparked international anger and plans for talks on a U.S. missile defense system for the peninsula. Pyongyang’s state TV announced the nation successfully put a satellite into orbit, “legitimately exercising the ...

Purported satellite launch draws angry reactions nationwide

Feb 7, 2016

Purported satellite launch draws angry reactions nationwide

North Korea’s decision to launch what it claimed was a rocket Sunday despite international calls for restraint has raised tensions with Japan and sparked angry calls from around the nation. Protesters opposed to what was widely viewed as a ballistic missile test gathered at ...