South Korea
EADS's 'Eurofighter Typhoon' Localized Production Deal with South Korea in Jeopardy

EADS’s ‘Eurofighter Typhoon’ Localized Production Deal with South Korea in Jeopardy

EADS throws a few wrenches into South Korea's FX-III bidding competition

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South Korea Hopes for Agreement with U.S. to Extend Missile Range Capabilities

South Korea Hopes for Agreement with U.S. to Extend Missile Range Capabilities

South Korean President Lee Myung-bak is optimistic about revising agreements with the U.S. to allow for an extension of South Korean missile ranges

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South Korea's $1.1 Billion Dollar Submarine Deal with Indonesia on Thin Ice

South Korea’s $1.1 Billion Dollar Submarine Deal with Indonesia on Thin Ice

A sudden $300 million jump in costs may cause the Type 209 Submarine contract to slip through Seoul's fingers.

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South Korean Complaints about a Lack of Japanese Security Cooperation (from 1981)

South Korean Complaints about a Lack of Japanese Security Cooperation (from 1981)

The release of South Korean diplomatic documents from 1981 has revealed South Korean annoyance at Japanese free-riding on the US-ROK alliance during the 1970s and 1980s. The documents detail the ROK’s belief that Japanese security consciousness and burden sharing was insufficient, and that Japan should provide economic assistance in kind to offset the lack of...

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Seoul Takes Proactive Stance on Chinese EEZ Violations, South Korean People Slow to Follow

Seoul Takes Proactive Stance on Chinese EEZ Violations, South Korean People Slow to Follow

Flashpoints in the Yellow Sea and growing navies are making it harder and harder for South Korea and China to remain civil neighbors

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Asia's Military Spending Eclipses Europe's

Asia’s Military Spending Eclipses Europe’s

As Europe and the USA cut down on their military spending, Asia continues to pour money into its various military industrial complexes as tensions rise

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BAE and Lockheed Competing to offer South Korea, Taiwan F-16 Upgrades

BAE and Lockheed Competing to offer South Korea, Taiwan F-16 Upgrades

American defense companies continue their recent trend of losing ground in Asian markets.

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Lockheed Martin and South Korea knock heads en route to FX-III Fighter Selection

Lockheed Martin and South Korea knock heads en route to FX-III Fighter Selection

This FX-III Fighter selection race just keep becoming more interesting...

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South Korea Develops Indigenous Hardkill Active Protection System For K2 Battle Tank

South Korea Develops Indigenous Hardkill Active Protection System For K2 Battle Tank

The system is currently being tested on South Korea's K2 battle tanks, set to debut in 2013

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Happy Takeshima Day: The Dokdo Conundrum

Happy Takeshima Day: The Dokdo Conundrum

February 22 is now an annual date for Korean and Japanese nationalist agendas.

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North Korea Rattles Saber, South Korea/US Ignore & Conduct Live-Fire Exercises

North Korea Rattles Saber, South Korea/US Ignore & Conduct Live-Fire Exercises

Stratfor Global Intelligence posted a good primer today on the current North and South Korea saber rattlings

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South Korean Defense Industry Suffers First Major Defeat of 2012

South Korean Defense Industry Suffers First Major Defeat of 2012

Israel has picked Italy over South Korea for a 30-order supply of new supersonic fighter training aircraft.

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