Home to 28,000 US troops, South Korea unlikely to avoid conflict in Taiwan

US President Joe Biden drinks ice cream as he greets US troops during his visit to the Air Operations Center at Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, South Korea, May 22, 2022. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL, Sept. 26 (Reuters) – Tensions over Taiwan have raised the thorny issue … Read more

North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of US VP Harris . visit

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL, Sept. 25 (Reuters) – North Korea fired a ballistic missile toward the sea off its eastern coast on Sunday ahead of planned military exercises by South Korean and US forces with an aircraft carrier and a visit to the region by the US Vice President … Read more

Zelenskiy says he is shocked by Israel’s failure to give weapons to Ukraine

Protesters gather in support of Ukraine after the Russian invasion and watch Zelenskiy’s speech as broadcast to the Knesset, Israel’s parliament, and projected into Habima Square in Tel Aviv, Israel, March 20, 2022. REUTERS/ Corinna Kern/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 24 (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said … Read more

US aircraft carrier arrives in South Korea as a warning to North Korea

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BUSAN, South Korea, Sept. 23 (Reuters) – A US aircraft carrier arrived in South Korea for the first time in about four years on Friday, over a military display of force with South Korean ships to message North Korea, officials said. USS Ronald Reagan and attack … Read more

Israel attacks Damascus airport, five soldiers killed, Syria says

Israeli children play next to an Israeli flag next to the Israeli-Syrian border in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, Israel, July 23, 2018. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register DAMASCUS, Sept. 17 (Reuters) – Israel carried out an airstrike on Damascus International Airport and other positions south of the capital … Read more

Ukraine’s Zelenskiy sees damage in recaptured cities; Russia attacks city water system

Russian missiles attack Kryvyi Rih water system, Ukraine says Dam repairs underway, floods subsiding -Krivyi Rih official Zelenskiy makes surprise visit to Izium, Ukrainian flag hoisted Russian, Chinese navies conduct joint patrols in the Pacific Ocean IZIUM, Ukraine, Sept. 15 (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said towns and villages recaptured from Russian forces had … Read more

Ukraine urges recapture of all land from Russia, calls for Western weapons

Ukraine has rapidly taken dozens of cities Many fleeing Russian troops have left Ukraine – US official Zelenskiy calls for anti-aircraft systems from West TOWARDS BALAKLIIA, Ukraine, Sept. 13 (Reuters) – Ukraine said Tuesday it wanted to liberate its entire territory after it pushed back Russian forces in the country’s northeast in a swift offensive, … Read more

Ukraine accuses Russia of attacking electricity grid in revenge for offensive

Russian missile hits target force, water – Ukraine Ukrainian troops say they have reclaimed 3,000 square kilometers Last reactor shut down at Zaporizhzhya nuclear power plant KYIV/KHARKIV, Ukraine, Sept. 12 (Reuters) – Ukraine accused the Russian military of attacking civilian infrastructure in response to a rapid weekend offensive by Ukrainian forces that forced Russia to … Read more

EU to tighten visa rules for Russians, but divided over travel ban

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register EU foreign and defense ministers meet in Prague EU countries divided over Russian tourist visa ban Suspension of visa facilitation scheme likely to be a compromise Kremlin Says Talking About Visa Ban Is “Irrational” EU prepares joint training mission for Ukrainian troops PRAGUE, Aug 30 (Reuters) … Read more

Russia sharply scales back war games from the Far East with China

Russian President Vladimir Putin addresses the audience during the military parade of the participants of the Vostok 2018 (Eastern 2018) War Games at the Tsugol military training ground in the Zabaikalsky region, Russia, September 13, 2018. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS /File photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Russia is playing war … Read more