Wertheim, Eric
February 2008
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Feb2008, Vol. 134 Issue 2, p92
Conference Proceeding
The article offers information on the latest developments related to navy in Korea and Japan. In December 2007, South Korea's warship, Dokdo, took part in LIMA Maritime 2007, naval exhibition of Asia. On December 17, 2007 the Japanese Maritime Self Defense Force destroyer Kongo destroyed a medium-range ballistic missile target launched from the U.S. Navy's Pacific Missile Range Facility at Kauai, Hawaii. On December 5, 2007 Japan launched its first improved Oyashio-class submarines.


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