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An F-35B is lowered into the hangar bay of the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp in the East China Sea in this March 2018 photo.<br>Desmond Parks/U.S. Navy photo

INDOPACOM: Military flights over East China Sea frequently targeted by lasers

U.S. Indo-Pacific Command confirmed the Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and Army all operate aircraft in the East China Sea, but declined to specify what types of aircraft were targeted in the incidents.


Trump officially declares North Korea still a threat, despite his claim after historic summit

The official declaration, contained in a notice to Congress, came despite Donald Trump's assertion earlier this month that his historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ended the North's nuclear weapons threat.


Ex-S. Korean premier Kim Jong-pil, spy agency founder, dies

South Korea's former prime minister and founder of the country's spy agency Kim Jong-pil has died. He was 92. Kim was a key member of a 1961 coup that put army Maj. Gen. Park Chung-hee in power until his 1979 assassination.


Okinawa police investigate stray bullet near Marine Corps range

A mango farmer told authorities he had come home from shopping to discover two broken windows and a 2-inch-long bullet on the floor of his shed, reports said.

2 Koreas agree to resume reunions of families split by war

The reunions of 100 families from each side will take place at North Korea's Diamond Mountain resort from Aug. 20 to 26, the two sides said after a daylong meeting between Red Cross officials.


South Korean president in Russia to boost economic ties

Following South Korean President Moon Jae-in's talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Kremlin, officials from the two countries signed agreements on cooperation in various economic projects, energy, transport and innovative technologies.


Army takes step toward closing Camp Red Cloud with inactivation ceremony

Soldiers stood in formation as the garrison’s colors were cased Thursday in a ceremony officials said marked an important step toward closing this Korean War-era base and reducing the U.S. footprint north of Seoul.


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