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Russia targets Dec. 3 for first manned ISS launch after accident

World Nov 1, 2018

Russia targets Dec. 3 for first manned ISS launch after accident

Russia hopes to launch three crew members for the International Space Station on Dec. 3, the first manned blast-off since an accident this month, the Roscosmos space agency said Wednesday. Russia, the only country able to ferry astronauts to the orbiting science lab, suspended all ...

Editorials Oct 31, 2018

South Korea court ruling bad news for bilateral ties

The South Korean government, which has said it "respects" the decision of the judiciary while hoping for a future-oriented development of its relations with Japan, should set its position straight and contain any disruptions to bilateral ties.

National Oct 29, 2018

U.S. launches new missile defense command in Japan

U.S. forces in Japan are set to establish a new command for the U.S. Army's ballistic missile defense unit in the Asian country, and have started stationing personnel, it has been learned. The move is apparently aimed at countering threats from North Korea, which still ...