Category: Asia

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Report: North Korea tested a sub-launched missile in December

North Korea tested a submarine-launched ballistic missile in December, a Japanese television network reported Thursday. A U.S. government official who ...

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China’s state tabloid denounces U.S. ‘arrogance,’ calls for weapons buildup

China’s state tabloid is calling for the expansion of defense spending on nuclear weaponry in response to U.S. President-elect Donald ...

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Cyclone Vardah makes landfall in India with powerful wind, heavy rain

India braced itself to take a beating from Cyclone Vardah Monday as the severe storm bore down on the country’s ...

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South Korea on alert for North Korea provocations after impeachment decision

South Korea’s military is keeping a close watch of the heavily fortified border between North and South following a parliamentary ...

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Hong Kong leader C.Y. Leung will not seek re-election

Leung Chun-ying, Hong Kong’s chief executive since 2012, announced Friday he will not seek a second term in office in ...

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South Korea’s parliament votes to impeach President Park Geun-hye

South Korea’s National Assembly legislature has voted to impeach President Park Geun-hye over a corruption scandal that has lasted for ...

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North Korea cyberattack traced to city in China, report says

A South Korean military source says it has identified the source of North Korea cyberattacks that targeted the internal networks ...

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China files complaint over Donald Trump’s call with Taiwan president

China’s foreign ministry said it filed a complaint to the United States about a call between President-elect Donald Trump and ...

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Chinese man exonerated 21 years after execution

More than two decades after her son was executed for rape and murder, Zhang Huanzhi has finally proven his innocence. ...

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South Korea, Japan impose tougher sanctions against North Korea

South Korea and Japan announced North Korea sanctions on Friday, a move that was followed by a stern warning from ...