TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - North Korea is allegedly ready to fire a long-range ballistic missile or conduct its sixth nuclear test whenever Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea, gives the orders.
SEOUL (The Japan News/ANN) - With the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump underscoring its willingness to use military force, North Korea made the provocative response of launching a ballistic missile on Wednesday.
TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - North Korea on Wednesday morning again fired a ballistic missile into the Sea of Japan, one month after it had launched ballistic missiles that landed in Japan’s exclusive economic zone.
TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Aiming for the world’s first-ever direct excavation of the Earth’s mantle, an international research group led by the Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) will conduct a preliminary study in the waters off Hawaii in September, The Yomiuri Shimbun learned Tuesday.
TAIPEI/WASHINGTON (The Japan News/ANN) - The United States has begun to discuss weapon sales to Taiwan, and is apparently trying to use this possible military aid as a bargaining chip in upcoming negotiations with China over trade and foreign exchange issues.