North Korea is now in possession of a nuclear intercontinental ballistic missile that can reach the US mainland, according to a senior US military official.
Japan’s Yamaguchi prefecture is busy making preparations to host the upcoming meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
Close to half a million of demonstrators held a candlelit vigil in Seoul on Saturday in support of the parliament’s decision to impeach South Korea’s President Park Geun-hye, the rally’s organizers said.
China and Japan have agreed to start discussions on creating an air and maritime defense coordination system.
South Korean Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn said that the South Korean government is carrying out all measures necessary to prevent any government vacuum and ease the people's anxiety.
Indian Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar is visiting Mauritius for three days; the trip holds significance, as India is expected to leverage its position in the region by offering a line of credit to Mauritius for additional defense purchases.
A decision to ease the visa regime between Russia and Japan could be announced during the visit of Russian President Vladimir Putin to Japan this month, Japanese media report.
On Friday, former Indian Air Force chief marshal Shashindra Pal Tyagi was arrested by New Dehli’s Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for his alleged involvement in buying 12 AW 101 VVIP helicopters from AgustaWestland, an auxiliary of Rome-based defense company Leonardo-Finmeccanica.
A new report in Current Biology has revealed that a dinosaur tail, complete with soft tissue and feathers was discovered almost perfectly preserved in amber. This is the first time paleontologists have had an opportunity to study well-preserved dinosaur feathers.
On Friday night Japan launched an unmanned spaceship containing a ‘space junk collector’ bound for the International Space Station (ISS). The "Kounotori" (stork in Japanese) was attached to an H-IIB rocket and departed from Tanegashima Island in the Kagoshima Prefecture.
Beijing is gearing up to test fire a powerful new asymmetric-warfare weapon, a missile designed to destroy satellites in space.
The United States looks forward to working with South Korea’s new leadership following the impeachment of President Park Geun-hye, Department of State spokesman Mark Toner said at a briefing Friday.
Following vehement anti-China rhetoric from President-elect Donald Trump and President Obama’s Asian-pivot policies, some feel that US relations with Beijing could escalate into war. Radio Sputnik’s Loud & Clear speaks with filmmaker John Pilger about increasing tensions and how they relate to his latest movie, "The Coming War on China."
The impeachment of South Korean President Park Geun-hye will not change the US-Korean bilateral relationship, White House spokesman Eric Schultz said in a briefing on Friday.
What is making India anxious is that in a decade Pakistan may have the world’s third largest stockpile of nuclear warheads.
Indian probe agencies are looking into half a dozen defense deals where there is evidence of corrupt practices. For the first time in India, a former Indian Air Force chief has been arrested for corruption.
India signed an agreement to train Vietnamese to operate nuclear power units at an unusual ceremony presided over by the Chairman of their Lower Houses of Parliament.
The South Korean Constitutional Court, which launched a review of the impeachment of President Park Geun-hye earlier on Friday, requested her to submit defense by December 16, local media reported.
Mutual trust and cooperation hold the key to signing a peace treaty between Russia and Japan, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said when summing up the results of his December 3 meeting with his Japanese colleague Fumio Kishida.
The intervention of Indian Foreign Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj got Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty an Indian visa. The stage is now set for a complicated and risky operation on Eman who gained unprecedented weight because of a cocktail of illnesses.
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