Hundreds of cadets at the Japanese National Defence Academy on Sunday took part in one of Japan's great spectacles, the annual Botaoshi or 'topple the pole' event.
The Pentagon said the idea is to support negotiations with North Korea but Trump said Pyongyang is still an extraordinary threat
A little more than a decade ago US and Serbian forces were at loggerheads in the Balkans. Now they are training together with a view to an eventual Serbian-NATO partnership.
Donald Trump's 12-day tour of Asia has not lessened tension between the US and North Korea. Events took a personal turn over the weekend with the two leaders trading personal insults.
Western concerns over Russia-Belarus military drills
This week Russia and Belarus are conducting drills that have worried Nato members.
Venezuela is holding two days of nationwide armed forces exercises and has called on civilians to join reserve units to defend against a possible attack by the US.
HMS Queen Elizabeth will spend two years at sea for trials
In preparation for the 2020 Olympic games Japan's security forces have been test-driving anti-terrorist protocols
The US military claims to have successfully intercepted an intercontinental-range missile for the first time.
The test represents a critical