U.S. approves possible $15 bln sale of THAAD missiles

Sat, 07 Oct 2017 - 04:40 GMT

The U.S. State Department has approved the possible sale of a THAAD anti-missile defense system to Saudi Arabia at an estimated cost of $15 billion.

S. Korea, US deploy missile defence amid China protest

Thu, 07 Sep 2017 - 10:23 GMT

South Korea and the United States on Thursday completed the deployment of a US missile defence system to counter North Korean threats.

China's Xi pledges to address differences with S.Korea - Xinhua

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 - 08:38 GMT

China's President Xi Jinping pledged to make concerted efforts with S. Korea's President Moon Jae-in to address differences between the two countries properly.

North Korea missile crisis seen pushing South Korea to gun up

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 - 01:45 GMT

The escalating threat arising from nuclear-armed North Korea's recent series of missile tests is prompting South Korea to beef up its military muscle.

China calls for halt to U.S. THAAD deployment in S.Korea

Sat, 05 Aug 2017 - 07:56 GMT

China called for a halt to the deployment of the THAAD U.S. anti-missile defense system in South Korea

US successfully tests missile intercept system

Sun, 30 Jul 2017 - 05:04 GMT

American forces successfully tried out Sunday a missile interception system the US hopes to set up on the Korean peninsula.

US says test of THAAD missile defense system in Alaska hits target

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 - 11:36 GMT

US said it successfully tested its THAAD missile defense system against an intermediate-range ballistic missile in the Pacific Ocean near Hawaii and Alaska