South Korea tests ballistic missile that can target entire North – report

South Korea tests ballistic missile that can target entire North – reportSouth Korea tests ballistic missile that can target entire North – report

South Korea tests ballistic missile that can target entire North – report South Korea has reportedly achieved a goal it set four years ago and successfully developed a ballistic missile with a range of 800 kilometers, which is sufficient to hit any target in North Korean territory from anywhere in the South. “There was a test-firing recently of a Hyunmoo-type ballistic missile with a range of 800km at the Anheung test site of the Agency for Defense Development (ADD) under the wing of the Defense Ministry,” Yonhap news agency cited…

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China expels South Korean missionaries amid missile defence tensions

China expels South Korean missionaries amid missile defence tensions

China expels South Korean missionaries amid missile defence tensions Beijing believed to be retaliating against Seoul’s plan to host Terminal High Altitude Area Defence system of the US military A church under construction in Wenzhou. China’s Communist party says it protects freedom of religion. Photograph: Carlos Barria/Reuters China has expelled 32 South Korean Christian missionaries, a Seoul official has said, amid diplomatic tension between the two countries over the planned deployment of a US missile defence system. The 32 were based in China’s northeastern Yanji region near the border with…

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Pakistani activist fears he will be killed like father after blasphemy fatwa

Pakistani activist fears he will be killed like father after blasphemy fatwa Fatwa issued against Shaan Taseer for allegedly insulting Islam six years after his governor father died in similar controversy A Pakistani rights activist whose politician father was assassinated in 2011 for supposedly insulting Islam says he fears the same fate after a hardline religious group issued a fatwa demanding his execution and the police launched an investigation into allegations he had committed blasphemy. Shaan Taseer said the Sunni Tehreek, a grouping of clerics drawn from the Barelvi movement,…

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