S. Korea, U.S., Japan carry out missile warning exercise on sea

S. Korea, U.S., Japan carry out missile warning exercise on sea

South Korea, the United States and Japan kicked off a joint missile warning exercise on Tuesday, which would enable them to detect and track missiles in the event of a ballistic missile launch from North Korea, the Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said.

 
North Korea fired a ballistic missile over Japan and into the Pacific on Friday-Photo: AFP/VNS

North Korea fires missile over Japan

North Korea fired a ballistic missile over Japan and into the Pacific on Friday, responding to new UN sanctions with what appeared to be its furthest-ever missile flight amid high tensions over its nuclear programmes.
S. Korean Army chief inspects missile unit

S. Korean Army chief inspects missile unit

South Korea's top Army officer visited a key ballistic missile unit Thursday and called for a posture of complete combat readiness against any possible further provocations by North Korea.