How do US missile defense systems work against DPRK?

One of the reasons that the United States and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) have been exchanging heated rhetoric was the installation of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system in South Korea. But THAAD is not the only missile defense system Uncle Sam has in the Asia-Pacific. The other two are […]

Russia Victory Day Parade

Tuesday was a big day for Moscow: the 72nd anniversary of the Soviet Union’s victory over Nazi Germany in the Second World War. For Russians, it was an occasion to celebrate peace and to pay respects to both veterans and fallen soldiers. While for the world, it was a chance to glance at Russia’s military […]

South Korea says no renegotiation on THAAD cost

South Korea says no renegotiation on THAAD cost

South Korea on Monday ruled out the renegotiation of the cost of deploying the THAAD missile defense system.It comes as a response to pressure from US President Donald Trump who has asked Seoul to pay some 1 billion US dollars for the system. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Watch CGTN Live: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L2-Aq7f_BwE Download our […]

US VP Mike Pence’s DMZ visit a show of support to South Korea

US VP Mike Pence’s DMZ visit a show of support to South Korea

South Korea is the first stop of US Vice President Mike Pence’s four-nation Asia tour. His visit to the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), a buffer with the DPRK, was seen as a move to reassure America’s old ally. Pence said “the era for strategic patience is over,” with the US backing up these tough comments with […]

China’s Ministry of Commerce hits out against Lotte THAAD deal

China’s Ministry of Commerce hits out against Lotte THAAD deal

China’s Ministry of Commerce had strong words on Thursday for the Lotte Group’s decision to enable the deployment of the THAAD missile defense system in South Korea. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download for IOS: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download for Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChinaGlobalTVNetwork/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cgtn/?hl=zh-cn Twitter: https://twitter.com/CGTNOfficial Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/CGTNOfficial/ Tumblr: http://cctvnews.tumblr.com/ Weibo: […]

THAAD land swap deal would affect Lotte’s business in NE China

THAAD land swap deal would affect Lotte’s business in NE China

South Korean conglomerate Lotte Group is expected to sign a land swap deal with the nation’s government to facilitate the deployment of the THAAD missile defense system. The US anti-ballistic missile system is aimed at defending South Korea against growing threats from its neighbor, the DPRK. CGTN’s Guan Yang has more. Subscribe to us on […]

South Korean media: Lotte to transfer Seongju golf club property for THAAD deployment

South Korean media: Lotte to transfer Seongju golf club property for THAAD deployment

South Korean conglomerate Lotte Group is preparing to transfer its golf club in the county of Seongju to make way for the deployment of the controversial THAAD missile defense system, South Korean broadcaster KBS reported. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download for IOS: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download for Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChinaGlobalTVNetwork/ Instagram: […]


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