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More images of new North Korean submarine this morning the KCTV broadcast of the visit
Four Chinese indicted in US for aiding North Korea's weapons program
Russian Ministry of Defense handed over a protest note to South Korea military attache in Moscow concerning "dangerous actions of Korean warplanes"
Pentagon-"The United States strongly supports our (South Korean) and Japanese allies and their responses to air space incursions by Chinese and Russian aircraft. The DoD is in close coordination with our ROK and Japanese allies about these events and will continue to monitor activities."
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Japan's military has released a statement with charts that appear to corroborate the South Korean narrative, at least the presence of an A-50 which Japan says flew around DokdoTakeshima passing through its airspace twice. Japan says it scrambled its own fighters
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RoKAF had fired warning shots at Russian A-50
Russian Ministry of Defense denies violation of South Korean airspace, accuses South Korea in repeated attempts to prevent Russian aviation flights
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US Air Force RC-135U 64-14849 at Kadena, Japan
Commander of the Iranian Navy: We monitor all American ships crossing the Gulf waters and we have a photo archive of their movements
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Photo: RuAF A-50 aircraft at Vladivostok airport on 22nd July
South Korea says its jets fired their rounds about 1 kilometer ahead of the Russian A-50
John Bolton:Wonderful to be back in Seoul so soon and looking forward to productive meetings with the leadership of our important ally and partner so vital to Indo-Pacific security and prosperity
The office of President Moon Jae-in lodged a formal complaint with Russia on Tuesday over the trespassing by a Russian warplane in South Korea's airspace.
South Korea joint chiefs of staff says fired about 360 warning shots at Russia military plane - Yonhap
Three Russian and two Chinese military planes entered South Korea's ADIZ, with at least one Russian bomber entering actual South Korean Airspace, prompting SK jets to scramble and fire warning shots.
Russian aircraft violates South Korea's airspace above East Sea twice
KCNA: "The Central Election Guidance Committee for elections of deputies topeople's assembliesreleased a report on the result of the election99.98 percent of all electorstook partand voted for the candidates for deputiesregistered in the relevant constituencies."
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Two high resolution images released by KCNA of the new submarine. North Korea
KCNA: "He said with pride that the successful building of the Korean-style powerful submarine is the fruition of the noble patriotism and loyalty of officials, scientists, technicians and workersand another great demonstration of the might of our defence industry."
KCNA: "Saying thatsubmarine is an important component in national defence of our country bounded on its east and west by sea, he stressed the need toincrease the national defence capability by directing big efforts to the development of the naval weaponssuch as submarine."
KCNA: "Making a round of the submarine, the Supreme Leader learned in detail about its operational and tactical data and combat weapon systems. He expressed great satisfactionthat the submarine was designedimplementing the military strategic intention of the Party."
KCNA: "The submarine built under the meticulous guidance and special attention of Supreme Leader of the Party, state and armed forces Kim Jong Un will perform its duty in the operational waters of the East Sea of Korea and its operational deployment is near at hand."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea, chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea and supreme commander of the armed forces of the DPRK, inspected a newly built submarine."
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More images of new North Korean submarine
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First images coming in from North Korea media: The new submarine looks like it's a big one. This *might* be the new SSB (USIC designator Sinpo-C)
KCNA: "Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un received a gift from Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro MorosOn the same day, a gift to Kim Jong Un in the joint name of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela and the Youth of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela was conveyed."
There's been recent correspondence with the DPRK that was very positive, @POTUS tells pool reporters in Oval Office
U.S. Secretary of the State: The former US administration did nothing to stop North Korea's nuclear tests and concluded bad deals with Iran
Documents indicate @Huawei, which has used American technology in its components, may have violated US export controls to furnish equipment to the DPRK
KCNA: "They regarded the thick forests of pine trees as resources of plunder and cut down them at randomfor shipbuilding and pine oil and other military suppliesThe Korean people areremembering the crimes committed by the Japanese imperialists to exterminate the pine trees"
KCNA: "From long ago, the Korean people have loved pine very much, regarding it as the stamina of the nationThe Japanese imperialists sought to eradicate pine of Korea from the very days of their occupation."
KCNA: "He met the candidates and warmly encouraged them to become the faithful servants of the people by fulfilling their duties so as to live up to the anticipation of the people, being aware of being the representatives of the people."
KCNA: "Supreme Leader of the Party, state and armed forces Kim Jong Un received ballots from the chairperson of the sub-constituency committee and voted for Ju Song Ho and Jong Song Sik who are candidates for deputies."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Unvisited the polling station of Sub-constituency No. 94 of Constituency No. 201 of South Hamgyong Province Sunday to take part in the election of deputies to the provincial, city and county people's assemblies."
KCNA: "According to data available at the Central Election Guidance Committee, 99.98 percent of electors participated in voting, except those on foreign tour or working in oceans. Those voters troubled with aging or illness cast their ballots into mobile ballot boxes."
KCNA: "The election of deputies to provincial (municipal), city (district) and county people's assemblies of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea was successfully held on Sunday."
KCNA: "Politicians in capitalist countries are all mouthpiece for the interests of business giants and their servants. They make all sorts of pledges during presidential and parliamentary election campaigns to curry favor with electors, but deny all of them after taking power."
KCNA: "A tiny handful of capitalists suppress and dominate the popular masses in the capitalist society. The state power is seized by monopoly capitalists and reactionary ruling quartersThere is no representative of workers and peasants in parliaments of capitalist countries."
KCNA: "The building of 'welfare society' much touted by politicians in capitalist countries is nothing but an advertisement for covering up the inequality and anti-popular nature of the capitalist society."
KCNA: "It is an out-and-out deception and daydream to build a 'welfare society' in capitalist countries where the gap between the rich and the poor is extremely widening and all sorts of social evils are rampant."
The Japanese government has created a nationwide television broadcast advising civilians on how to protect themselves in the event of a North Korean missile attack.