Scorching heat has killed a woman in Nguyet Ang Village in Tan Ninh Commune of Quang Ninh District in Quang Binh Province on May 17, who suffered a heatstroke while harvesting.
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North Korea appears to be gearing up for a major military exercise, a report said, amid tensions over an expected missile test and South Korea's pullout from a joint industrial complex.
PANO – Air Force Division 370 recently organized a missile-firing and bomb-dropping exercise in the TB-3 practice zone. Major-General Nguyen Kim Cach, Political Commissar of the Air Defence and Air Force attended and led the exercise.
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North Korean soldiers take part in a shooting drill in an unknown location in this picture taken on April 6, 2013 and released by North Korea's official KCNA news agency in Pyongyang on April 7, 2013. ( Image: REUTERS/KCNA )
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Reuters quoted a U.S. lawmaker as saying on Thusrday that Democractic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has the ability to launch nuclear-armed ballistic missiles but the weapons would probably be unreliable.
A rocket is fired during a drill of drone planes assaulting targets and a firing drill of self-propelled flak rocket destroying enemy cruise missiles coming in attack in low altitude, conducted by the air force and air defence artillery units of the Korean People's Army.
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VietNamNet Bridge - The explosion occurred in the afternoon of April 9 in Thanh My commune, Thanh Chuong district of Nghe An province, injuring eight people, including five in critical condition.
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A big well once provided water for all households in northern Son La City's Chieng Ngan Commune. But it was filled when a road was built to connect the commune with the city in 2001 as part of the local socio-economic development plan.
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Anti-aircraft gunners on the drill-ground ( Image: qdnd.vn )
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SEOUL, March 21 – The North Korean army on Thursday threatened a possible strike against US military bases in Japan, in response to the use of nuclear-armed US B-52 bombers in joint military drills with South Korea.
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South Korean and US troops launched a joint military exercise Monday as North Korea, which has slammed the drill and threatened both countries with nuclear attack, severed its hotline with Seoul.
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The United States and South Korea announced plans on Thursday for major annual joint military exercises as regional tensions run high following North Korea's third nuclear test.
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SEOUL, Feb 4 – South Korea and the United States launched a joint naval exercise involving a US nuclear submarine Monday, as tensions rise on the Korean peninsula ahead of an expected nuclear test by North Korea.
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North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has chaired a high-level meeting that discussed a looming "great turn" in military capability, state media said on Sunday, fuelling expectations of an imminent nuclear test.
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