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In Asia, Harris Slams China’s ‘Intimidation’ and ‘Coercion’

U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris blasted China’s foreign policy Wednesday in a speech outside Tokyo, saying Beijing’s aggressive behavior is threatening the “international rules-based order.” Harris made the comments in an address to U.S. service...

Explainer: What’s Behind Strained China-Japan Relations

Japan and China on Thursday mark the 50th anniversary of the 1972 normalization of their ties, but there isn’t much of a celebratory mood. Improved ties between Asia’s two biggest economies are considered vital to...

S. Korean, British FMs hold strategic dialogue in Seoul

SEOUL– The top diplomats of South Korea and Britain held talks in Seoul on Wednesday to discuss bilateral cooperation on regional and global issues, including economic security and climate change. Foreign Minister Park Jin and...

North Korea Launches Missile, Hours Before Harris DMZ Stop

North Korea conducted its second ballistic missile launch this week, hours before U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris was set to visit the demilitarized zone separating North and South Korea. The North launched two short-range ballistic...

BTS’ Jimin to release photo book next month

SEOUL– Jimin of K-pop supergroup BTS will release a book of photography next month, his management agency said Wednesday. “ID: Chaos” will be published Oct. 13 as part of the group’s “Special 8 Photo-Folio” project...

Military reports 387 more COVID-19 cases

SEOUL– South Korea’s military reported 387 additional COVID-19 cases Wednesday, raising the total caseload among its service members to 278,286, the defense ministry said. The new cases were comprised of 239 from the Army, 55...