Category: General

North Korea confirms it launched SLBM

North Korea confirmed that it had successfully launched a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) on October 19, South Korea’s Yonhap news agency reported on Wednesday, citing North Korea’s official news agency KCNA, Trend reports citing TASS.Accor…

Army hosts military logistics forum with Southeast Asian countries

SEOUL– South Korea’s Army on Wednesday hosted a forum on military logistics cooperation with Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand and other countries, the armed service said, in an effort to help support Seoul’s policy toward Southeast Asia.The Korea-ASEAN+In…

UN Security Council to talk North Korea’s missile test

The UN Security Council will hold an emergency closed-door meeting on North Korea on Wednesday, diplomats told AFP after state media said Pyongyang had successfully tested a “new type” of submarine-launched ballistic missile, Trend reports citing The B…

Korean Air to resume flights to Hawaii next month

SEOUL– Korean Air Lines Co., South Korea’s biggest carrier, said Wednesday it will resume flights to Hawaii next month after suspending the route for 19 months due to the COVID-19 pandemic.Korean Air made the decision to preemptively prepare for the p…

Golfer embracing pressure ahead of LPGA title defense

SEOUL– Starting Thursday in the southeastern city of Busan, South Korean golfer Jang Hana will attempt to do something she has never done in her career: defending a title two years apart.Jang, a former LPGA star currently based in the Korea LPGA (KLPG…