NATO is beginning war talks to discuss a “collective response” against North Korea, a US ambassador said.
US ambassador to NATO, Kay Bailey, said that talks were in the “very early stages” to trigger Article 5 of the NATO founding treaty.Add a comment
About 7,500 Sailors and Marines with the Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group left San Diego on October 8 and have now arrived for a scheduled deployment to the western Pacific.Add a comment
The aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan, has arrived and is conducting drills with a Japanese warship in waters around Okinawa southwest of the Korean peninsula, Japan's military said on Wednesday.Add a comment
The guided missile submarine USS Michigan will visit the port of Busan, South Korea this weekend for the second time this year, in what is a clear warning to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. The vessel is a nuclear-powered submarine that can launch more than 150 precision-guided cruise missiles.Add a comment
A small magnitude 2.9 "earthquake" has been detected near the Nuclear Test Site in North Korea. According to the US Geological Survey, it has "earthquake-like characteristics" but only the US Air Force Technical Applications Center can determine if it was a nuclear test.Add a comment