Guam shrugs off North Korea threat
Pupils sit on the World War II remnants of a torpedo at Asan Memorial Park on the island of Guam, a U.S. Pacific territory. With all the sabre-rattling of North Korea and the prospect of the waters off Guam becoming a new testing ground for its...more
Tourists frolic along Tumon beach. There were no signs of panic or an exodus from the island of 163,000 people on Thursday, with its wide roads clogged with commuters and commercial vehicles and shops and restaurants doing brisk trade from South...more
Tourists stroll along a road on the island of Guam. Clarissa Baumgartner, a 25-year old Guam resident, said Pyongyang's second threat in as many days to train its ballistic missiles on Guam wasn't something she was taking too seriously. "I'm not...more
Tourists frolic on the waters overlooking posh hotels in Tumon tourist district. Baumgartner, a supervisor at a high-end clothing store, said she was confident U.S. forces on the island's two bases were ready to intervene, and she bore no grudges...more
Tourists wait for a bus in the Tumon tourist district. In response to President Donald Trump's tough rhetoric, North Korea said on Thursday it was finalising plans to fire four intermediate-range missiles that would land 30-40 km (18-25 miles) from...more
A tourist frolics in Tumon beach. Guam's international airport was abuzz on Thursday with inbound tourists pushing trolleys loaded with suitcases, some of the 10,000-15,000 visitors on the island on any given day. Japanese tourists sat outdoors in...more
Residents do their daily routine Zumba class inside a mall. The main beach front was busy with tourists dozing under trees or on the sun loungers of five-star hotels lined up before a calm sea where people in kayaks collided with swan-shaped pedalos...more
Tourists pose as they rest in Tumon tourist district. Zhao Liang, a 35-year-old bank teller from Beijing, said she won't be cutting short her vacation over North Korea's latest missile threats. "It's just like setting off fireworks because most of...more
Tourists ride a bus in the Tumon tourist district. REUTERS/Erik De Castro
Local residents are pictured at Tumon beach. REUTERS/Erik De Castro
Tourists snorkel on the waters off Tumon beach. REUTERS/Erik De Castro
A South Korean tourist carries his child in the Tumon tourist district. REUTERS/Erik De Castro
An amusement worker poses at the Tumon tourist district. REUTERS/Erik De Castro
South Korean tourists stroll outside the Governor's Complex. REUTERS/Erik De Castro
Guam Governor Eddie Calvo speaks during an interview with Reuters. Governor Eddie Calvo describes his island to those who don't know it as a "mini Hawaii" and puts the chances of a direct missile hit at a million-to-one because of the multi layers of...more
A view of the entrance of U.S. military Andersen Air Force base. REUTERS/Erik De Castro
Pupils play near the World War II remnants of a torpedo at the Asan Memorial Park. REUTERS/Erik De Castro
A pupil flies his kite on the fields of Asan Memorial Park on the island of Guam. REUTERS/Erik De Castro
Tourists stroll in the Tumon tourist district. REUTERS/Erik De Castro
Tourists parasail off the waters of Tumon beach. REUTERS/Erik De Castro
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