A South Korean news programme showing file footage of a Japanese patrol plane. Photo: AP

South Korea warns of retaliation against Japan’s ‘provocative’ flights as military relations sour over radar-lock dispute

  • Japanese surveillance planes have been flying near South Korean warships “in a threatening manner” since December 20, sparking “strong condemnation” by the South Korean military
  • Tokyo and Seoul have been embroiled in a military dispute over an incident where a South Korean navy vessel is alleged to have engaged a fire-control radar against a Japanese aircraft
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A South Korean news programme showing file footage of a Japanese patrol plane. Photo: AP
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