It was announced that North Korea has now ordered rockets and long-range artillery units to be targeted towards U.S. military bases on Guam, Hawaii and the mainland. Analysts believe the threats are only to bolster the appearance of power for new leader Kim Jong Un.
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - One of two California tourists in Peru feared by family to have been kidnapped sent home her first online greeting in a month on Wednesday, saying she and her boyfriend were safe on a military base, playing with a monkey and being treated like celebrities. Full story
ATTENTION EDITORS - REUTERS PICTURE HIGHLIGHT TRANSMITTED BY 1355 GMT ON JULY 11, 2013JER04An Israeli soldier takes part in an urban warfare drill simulating a battle with Hezbollah in a mock village at Elyakim military base near the northern city of Haifa. REUTERS/Nir EliasREUTERS NEWS PICTURE
Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon looks at Israel's armed forces chief Major-General Benny Gantz during a visit to a military base near Kibbutz Kissufim outside the central Gaza Strip May 7, 2013. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
A U.S. and Philippine Navy serviceman watch an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle hover past them while on board a patrol boat during a joint annual military exercise called "Carat" at the former U.S. military base Sangley Point in Cavite city, west of Manila, June 28, 2013. REUTERS/Erik De Castro (PHILIPPIN
U.S. and Philippine Navy servicemen launch an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle aboard a patrol boat during a joint annual military exercise called "Carat" at the former U.S. military base Sangley Point in Cavite city, west of Manila June 28, 2013. REUTERS/Erik De Castro (PHILIPPINES - Tags: POLITICS MIL