S. Korea to acquire more anti-missile radars, interceptors to counter NK threats

SEOUL---South Korea plans to add two more ground-based anti-missile early warning radars and build three Aegis-equipped destroyers in the next five years in an effort to better detect and intercept incoming missiles from North Korea, the defense ministry said Wednesday. The plan was one of the key projects that the ministry unveiled in its five-year defense blueprint for 2020-2024 amid heightened concerns about North Korea's missile capabilities in the wake of a series of test-firings of what Pyongyang claimed were new weapons. The five-year plan calls for spending 290.5 trillion won ($239.88 billion), a 7.1 percent on-year hike on average over the next five years. Of the total...

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Richard Juan Speaks English, Tagalog, Cantonese, Mandarin In Viral Video
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Aby hindi takot sa coronavirus
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Pakiusap sa gobyerno: Senior Citizen payagang magtrabaho — Eddie
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AMLC investigator testified De Lima not involved in Bilibid drug trade, her lawyer says
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Batanes reports 1st COVID-19 case
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Duterte calls out Facebook after accounts taken down
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AirAsia P8 Seat Sale Offered As Boracay Reopens
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Angel manhid na sa kirot ng swab testing
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85% of Pinoys still worried about getting COVID-19 — SWS
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College Instructor Who Crosses Creek Just to Give Reading Materials Goes Viral
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Gov't data show 'drug war' deaths increased by 76% in August — int'l rights monitor
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Duterte extends GCQ in Metro Manila until Oct 31
MANILA — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Monday partial coronavirus restrictions in and around the capital region will be extended for another month until Oct. 31 to keep the spread of COVID-19 in check. The Philippines reported 3,073 new COVID-19 cases and 37 fatalities that day, taking its total count to 307,288 cases – the highest in […] The post Duterte extends GCQ in Metro Manila until Oct 31 appeared first on Interaksyon.
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Guevarra to look into COA report flagging delay of medicines procurement for BuCor inmates
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Several “Water Bodies” On Mars Discovered Says New Study
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Zamora: NCR may shift to MGCQ if there is stable decline in COVID cases
MANILA, Philippines --- Metro Manila's quarantine status may shift to the modified general community quarantine if there is a stable decrease in new coronavirus disease cases in the region, San Juan Mayor Francis Zamora said Tuesday. "When we were coming from a very low number, we slowly reopened and then the positive or active cases increased. When we reached a number, wherein there were days positive cases reached 7,000 a day, we have to do the reverse. We have to pull down the numbers which is a lot more difficult but we were able to achieve this," Zamora said over ABS-CBN News Channel in response to a question on the criteria needed to place the National Capital Region under a...Keep on reading: Zamora: NCR may shift to MGCQ if there is stable decline in COVID cases
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Doc Rivers out as Clippers’ coach, after seven seasons
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida --- Doc Rivers would easily be considered the best coach in Los Angeles Clippers history. Most wins. Most playoff appearances. Top winning percentage. And now he's out. Rivers announced in a statement posted to Twitter on Monday that he is not returning as coach. The move comes about two weeks after the Clippers wasted a 3-1 series lead and lost to the Denver Nuggets in the Western Conference semifinals. "Doc has been a terrific coach for the Clippers, an incredible ambassador, and a pillar of strength during tumultuous times," Clippers Chairman Steve Ballmer said in a statement. "He won a heck of a lot of games and laid a foundation for this franch...Keep on reading: Doc Rivers out as Clippers’ coach, after seven seasons
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What Is Stylistics? About The Branch Of Applied Linguistics
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Julia Barretto vs. Jay Sonza: Former Broadcaster Silent Following Filed Complaint
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Xian Gaza Shares Thrilling Experience By Jumping Off Macau Tower
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Vice Ganda Expresses An Intriguing Statement To Kim Chiu
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Trump ex-campaign manager had 10 guns, allegedly hit wife — police
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Embattled Cathay Pacific faces continued ‘cash burn’
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Stricter Home Quarantine For Metro Manila As It Extends GCQ
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Coronavirus disrupts life in cross-border village of China and Myanmar
BEIJING --- It's been eight months since 38-year-old Nan Hanrui has been to her parents' home in Myanmar due to the outbreak of COVID-19 earlier this year. Living in Ruili city, Yunnan province, where two imported cases from Myanmar were recently identified, she said she worries a lot about her parents. Nan, who married a Chinese man in 2002 and now has a daughter and a son, is a member of one of the 95 families resulting from cross-border marriages in Yinjing village in Yunnan, which has a 4,060-kilometer border with Myanmar, Vietnam and Laos. Last week, two COVID-19 cases, both illegal immigrants, were detected. This led to massive coronavirus testing and required home quaran...Keep on reading: Coronavirus disrupts life in cross-border village of China and Myanmar
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Kid Vendor Earns Praises Online for Working Hard Despite Young Age
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Xian Lim, Marco Gumabao, Kylie Verzosa working on new project together
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Batanes coronavirus-free no more
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House Helper Arrested For Allegedly Stealing P500K In Muntinlupa
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Miss Universe Thailand contestants find a ‘spy’
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DOH to review Chinese findings that breast milk can prevent, cure COVID-19
MANILA, Philippines --- The Department of Health (DOH) will review the Chinese scientists' findings that mother's milk could prevent the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) or treat patients infected with the disease. Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire said Tuesday that it has long been the advocacy of the DOH to inform the public that breast milk provides protection to babies from certain diseases. "If ever, there is this article and that they are saying that babies will be immune from COVID-19 because of breastmilk, we will not be surprised because as we have said, breastmilk has a lot of goodness in it and we advocate for it because it gives protection...Keep on reading: DOH to review Chinese findings that breast milk can prevent, cure COVID-19
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Thailand’s visa amnesty extended until Oct. 31
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