Category Archives: Guam

North Korea details plan to fire missile salvo toward Guam

North Korea

August 10, 2017  Associated Press

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has announced a detailed plan to launch a salvo of ballistic missiles toward the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam, a major military hub and home to U.S. bombers. If carried out, it would be the North’s most provocative missile launch to date. Continue reading North Korea details plan to fire missile salvo toward Guam

Japan ready to protect Guam, defense minister says

japan

Published August 10, 2017   FoxNews

In the event of a North Korean nuclear attack on Guam, Japan’s new defense minister said Thursday that his country’s military could shoot down the missiles before they reach the U.S. territory. Continue reading Japan ready to protect Guam, defense minister says

Guam’s governor dismisses N. Korean threat, calls it ‘position of fear’

The governor of Guam

Published August 10, 2017  FoxNews

The governor of Guam said Thursday there was no “heightened threat” on the island after North Korea issued a statement that it would develop a plan by mid-August to launch four missiles at the U.S. Pacific territory. Continue reading Guam’s governor dismisses N. Korean threat, calls it ‘position of fear’