President Moon Jae-in received the remains of 68 South Korean soldiers killed in the 1950-53 Korean War from the United States in a handover ceremony in Hawaii Wednesday.
The Defense Ministry's 2022-2026 defense plan released Thursday features upgraded technological capabilities in response to South Korea's shrinking population and the North's nuclear weapons, including a massive ballistic missile.
South Korean and Chinese soldiers take part in a handover ceremony at Incheon International Airport Thursday to repatriate the remains of 109 Chinese troops killed during the 1950-53 Korean War.
Korea and China on Wednesday hold a ceremony to casket the remains of 109 Chinese soldiers killed in the 1950-53 Korean War at an Army base in Incheon. The remains will be repatriated to China on Thursday.
Korean Defense Minister Suh Wook, left, and his Egyptian counterpart, Mohamed Ahmed Zaki Mohamed, salute at the Unknown Soldier Memorial in Cairo on Wednesday.
An F-35B stealth fighter jet prepares for takeoff as the British aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth and its fleet sailed in the East Sea Tuesday for a joint marine drill with Korea for humanitarian and disaster relief missions.
The Ministry of National Defense has been considering having servicemen go unmasked while on duty upon the order of President Moon Jae-in. The test of the no-mask rule has been under review without prior consultation and...
Expectations are rising that the Korean military will announce the development of an indigenous nuclear submarine within the year, according to military sources who spoke on the condition of anonymity.
The United States is considering U.S. military bases in South Korea, among other potential sites, to provide housing for Afghan evacuees, reported the Wall Street Journal Saturday.
On the afternoon of July 16, a spokesperson for the Ministry of National Defense sent a text message to the press. That was a day after news reports rang alarms over a cluster of Covid-19 infections among sailors aboard a Korean...