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North and South Korea conduct duelling missile tests as arms race...

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Both North Korea and South Korea test fired ballistic missiles on Wednesday, the latest volley in an arms race that has seen both countries develop increasingly...

South Korea military suffers worst COVID-19 outbreak aboard anti-piracy ship off...

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South Korea's military has recorded its biggest cluster of COVID-19 infections to date, with more than 80% of personnel aboard a destroyer on anti-piracy...

South Korea delegation heads to Iran to seek release of seized...

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A South Korean delegation is heading to Iran on Wednesday to seek the release of a chemicals tanker and its 20-member crew seized in...

Sierra Leone Armed Forces takes delivery of four patrol boats

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The Sierra Leone Defence Force Maritime Wing has taken delivery of four patrol boats that were donated by the government of South Korea. The four...

South Korea to develop anti-drone system

South Korea will invest 88 billion won (£59.6 million) in developing a weapons system to detect and strike drones, its procurement agency said, after...

Trump surprises with pledge to end military exercises in South Korea

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U.S. President Donald Trump's declaration on Tuesday that he intended to end joint military exercises with South Korea took South Korean and...

Researchers to boycott South Korean university over AI weapons work

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Over 50 top Artificial Intelligence researchers on Wednesday announced a boycott of KAIST, South Korea's top university, after it opened what they...

South Korea deploys anti-piracy warship after hijack of fishing boat off...

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South Korea has deployed a naval vessel from its regional anti-piracy effort to help in the search after a fishing boat was...

Egyptian Navy to receive South Korean vessel

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The Egyptian Navy will soon receive a naval vessel from South Korea, possible a Po Hang class corvette. This is according to the...

Botswana, South Korea agree to collaborate on defence

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South Korea and Botswana have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on the promotion of military cooperation during a meeting in Seoul. The...

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Misleading SANDF post removed after defenceWeb intervention

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One imagines at least a handful of the more than seven thousand followers of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) LinkedIn social media account...