Subscribe

First Look Over objections from China, protestors, US moving THAAD defense parts

Protestors clashed with South Korean police as the US military transferred parts of a missile-defense system that would help protect the South from the North.

Lee Jin-man/AP

The US military started moving parts of an anti-missile defense system to a deployment site in South Korea on Wednesday, triggering protests from villagers and criticism from China, amid tension over North Korea's weapons development.