Japan says it remains on alert over North Korean military moves

National Jun 17, 2020

Japan says it remains on alert over North Korean military moves

The Japanese government said Wednesday it remains on alert after North Korea announced plans to deploy troops to inter-Korean cooperation sites. "We remain on alert to respond to any situation," Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told a news conference. Patriot Advanced Capability-3, or PAC-3, batteries are ...

Kim Jong Un photos hold few clues to mysterious 20-day absence

Asia Pacific May 2, 2020

Kim Jong Un photos hold few clues to mysterious 20-day absence

Kim Jong Un’s first public appearance in almost three weeks sent analysts poring over the few photos released by North Korean media for clues about his mysterious absence. Propaganda reports Saturday about Kim’s visit to a fertilizer factory northeast of Pyongyang didn’t make the slightest ...