South Koreans mark 72 years since end of Japanese rule
South Koreans are celebrating National Liberation Day, marking 72 years since the end of Japanese colonial rule.
One of the main events is the ceremonial ringing of the Boshingak bell in central Seoul.
'Western press has been exaggerating' North Korea threat to US
North Korea's leader received a report from his army on plans to fire missiles towards Guam and said he will watch the actions of the United States before making a decision to fire, the North's official news agency said on Tuesday.