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Russia, China complete first stage of naval drills


April 25th, 2012 - 11:02 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia and China have completed the first stage of naval exercises in the Yellow Sea, off the coast of Qingdao in eastern China.Though Russia and ... Read more...

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Russian, Chinese warships begin joint exercises


April 24th, 2012 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 24 (IANS) Chinese and Russian warships Tuesday left a naval base in the eastern Chinese port city of Qingdao to begin a joint exercise in the Yellow Sea.The ... Read more...

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China, Russia hold joint naval exercise


April 22nd, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 22 (IANS) China and Russia Sunday began a joint naval exercise that will focus on maritime defence.Russian Naval Deputy Chief of Staff Rear Admiral Leonid Sukhanov announced here ... Read more...

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Russian warships in China for joint exercise


April 21st, 2012 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 21 (IANS) A Russian naval fleet has arrived in China Saturday for a joint exercise with the Chinese Navy in the Yellow Sea next week.Four warships and three ... Read more...

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China, Russia to hold joint naval drill


April 18th, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 18 (IANS) China and Russia will hold a joint naval exercise in the Yellow Sea this weekend, the Chinese defence ministry said.Dozens of battle ships and submarines will ... Read more...

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Four Russian warships set to leave for China


April 15th, 2012 - 9:22 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Four Russian warships from the Pacific Fleet, as well as support vessels, warplanes, helicopters and naval infantry, will leave the country's Vladivostok city Sunday for ... Read more...

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‘North Korea wastes millions on rockets while people starve’


April 14th, 2012 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) US President Barack Obama criticised the North Korean leadership Saturday for spending millions of dollars on rockets "that don't work", while the country's ... Read more...

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`North Koreans to try next missile launch in 2-3 years’


April 13th, 2012 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Pyongyang, April 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Reports that a North Korean rocket plunged into the Yellow Sea Friday morning will not spell the end of North Korea's rocket programme, said a ... Read more...

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Russia, China to conduct military drill


April 4th, 2012 - 5:04 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Four Russian warships, as well as support vessels, warplanes, helicopters and naval infantry, will team up with Chinese naval forces in a joint exercise in ... Read more...

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North Korea threatens war over US-South Korea drills


February 25th, 2012 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) North Korea Saturday threatened to wage a "sacred war" over joint US-South Korean military drills next week.According to Hong Kong-based broadcaster RTHK, the communist state's ... Read more...

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North Korean navy official visits Russia


October 20th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Vladivostok, Oct 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A senior North Korean navy official will start Thursday an official visit to Russia's Pacific Fleet."The visit will continue until Oct 27… and will include ... Read more...

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China assesses oil spill damage


October 15th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 15 (IANS) China has launched a probe after an oil spill was detected in Bohai Sea off its northern coast.It was discovered Friday near an oil field in ... Read more...

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Sarika in Mumbai film fest’s international jury


October 1st, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 1 (IANS) Seasoned actress Sarika, who started her career as a child artist in the late 1960s, has been named the fifth jury member by the Mumbai Film ... Read more...

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North and South Korea exchange fire


August 10th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Aug 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Artillery shells fired from North Korea Wednesday landed near the disputed sea border with South Korea. In response, South Korea's military also fired artillery shells ... Read more...

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India playing balanced role in Korean peninsula: South Korea


February 17th, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 17 (IANS) India played a "balanced role" in the Korean peninsula to ease down the tensions between South Korea and North Korea, South Korean ambassador Kim Joong Keun said Thursday."India ... Read more...

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Lee’s praise for navy’s strike against Somali pirates ‘veiled threat to Pyongyang’: Expert


January 22nd, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul, Jan 22 (ANI): South Korean President Lee Myung-bak's national television appearance praising the navy for rescuing the crewmen of Seoul's cargo ship in the Arabian Sea from Somalia pirates, is seen ... Read more...

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Analysts doubtful about North Korea’s “unconditional and early talks” proposal


January 9th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul, Jan 9 (ANI): North Korea's call for "unconditional and early talks" is creating confusion among many observers. While some analysts see it as Pyongyang's attempt at reconciliation, others believe it is ... Read more...

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N. Korea ship sinks, killing two, 15 others declared missing


January 1st, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Pyongyang, Jan 1 (ANI): A North Korean-registered cargo ship sank in the Yellow Sea on Friday, killing two sailors. Fifteen others are reported missing.According to The Star, the "Kang Bong" sank ... Read more...

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China preparing for armed conflict ‘in every direction’, says its defence minister


December 30th, 2010 - 10:19 am ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec. 30 (ANI): Chinese Defence Minister Liang Guanglie on Wednesday said that his country is preparing for conflict 'in every direction'. "In the coming five years, our military will push forward preparations ... Read more...

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Third US aircraft carrier during naval drill to up Korean Peninsula crisis: Analyst


December 27th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul, Dec 27 (ANI): South Korea's announcement to start naval drills from Monday and the prospects of the US sending another aircraft carrier to the region, is bound to intensify tension on ... Read more...

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S. Korea hold new massive army, air force drills in show of force against N. Korea


December 23rd, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul (S. Korea), Dec. 23 (ANI): In a show of force aimed at countering potential and possible threats from North Korea, the South Korean army and air force held its largest ... Read more...

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S.Korea says will continue live-fire drill off coast next week


December 12th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul, Dec.12 (ANI): The South Korean Government has said that it will continue to stage live-fire military drills off all coasts of the Korean peninsula following North Korea's deadly attack on one ... Read more...

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Obama criticises Jintao over not condemning North Korea’s provocative actions openly


December 7th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 7 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has reportedly criticised his Chinese counterpart Hu Jintao during a telephonic conversation between the two leaders, saying that Beijing was emboldening North Korea ... Read more...

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India calls for dialogue between North, South Koreas


December 3rd, 2010 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) With the situation in the Korean peninsula worsening, India Friday advocated negotiations between the two Koreas and lauded Seoul for its "maturity and restraint"."The government continues to ... Read more...

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South Korea Begins Drilling Session On Yellow Sea, North Korea Threatens Further Attack


November 28th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) When on one hand United States and South Korea begun their drilling session on Yellow sea yesterday, North Korea threatened that they would continue their attack. ... Read more...

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North Korea says US ‘bringing Korean peninsula to brink of war’


November 26th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul, Nov.26 (ANI): North Korea on Friday accused the United States of s bringing the Korean peninsula "to the brink of war" by agreeing to participate in a four-day joint war game ... Read more...

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S. Korean defence minister resigns over slow response to N. Korean shelling of island


November 26th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul (S.Korea), Nov.26 (ANI): South Korea's Defence Minister Kim Tae-Young has resigned amid angry criticism of the response to the North Korean attack on Yeonpyeong island.In the North Korean artillery bombardment, ... Read more...

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USS George Washington To Start Military Exercises With South Korea


November 25th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The US has made its stance clear by dispatching the aircraft carrier USS George Washington to the Yellow Sea and undertaking four days of joint military ... Read more...

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US, South Korea to hold war games Sunday amid tension


November 25th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing/Washington, Nov 25 (IANS) Chinese experts have warned that tensions could escalate on the Korean peninsula if a joint US-South Korea military drill in the Yellow Sea, announced a day after ... Read more...

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China devoted to maintaining peace on Korean Peninsula: Chinese Premier


November 25th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Nov 25(ANI): Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao has said that his country is devoted to maintaining peace on the Korean Peninsula and opposed any military provocations.Jiabao's comments come after North Korea fired ... Read more...

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N. Korea bombs S.Korea’s Yeonpyeong border island


November 23rd, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Nov.23 (ANI): North Korea fired dozens of artillery shells onto a South Korean border island, killing a South Korean soldier and injuring 13 others on Tuesday.The shells also burnt down ... Read more...

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Only increased political mutual trust can ease strained US-China military ties: Analysts


October 18th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Oct 18(ANI): Increased political mutual trust between the United States and China is the only way to ease strained military relations between the two countries, analysts have said.The suggestion comes after ... Read more...

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North, South Korea on brink of war: Russian diplomat warns


September 24th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Sept.24 (ANI): A senior Russian diplomat has warned that North and South Korea are on the brink of war, and called on both to exercise restraint and sit down for talks. ... Read more...

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China to conduct naval drill


August 29th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 29 (IANS) The People's Liberation Army (PLA) will conduct a four-day naval drill in the Yellow Sea next month, a media report said Sunday. PLA's Beihai Fleet will conduct a ... Read more...

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S Korea, US to hold more antisubmarine drills


August 19th, 2010 - 6:34 am ICT by IANS
Seoul, Aug 19 (IANS) South Korea and the US will hold large-scale joint antisubmarine drills in waters off the west coast of the Korean peninsula early next month, Seoul's Yonhap News Agency ... Read more...

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