Tsushima Strait


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Tsu′shima Strait′


n.
a channel between the Tsushima islands and Kyushu island, connecting the Sea of Japan and the East China Sea: sometimes considered part of the Korea Strait.
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Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Chinese Air Force planes flew through the Tsushima Strait for the first time on Monday and carried out training in international airspace above the Sea of Japan, according to a statement from the military.
com/this-day-in-history/the-battle-of-tsushima-strait) Battle of Tsushima Strait , near Okinoshima, during the Russo-Japanese War.
The agency said it expects a low pressure system with a rainy season front to move northeast over the East China Sea and reach Tsushima Strait by Friday evening, bringing heavy rainfall and strong winds.
Korean forces protected the population and coastal villages from Wa-ko assault and later neutralized the pirate base in the islands of the Tsushima Strait, between Kyushu and the peninsula.
IN August 2005, Japanese fisherman in the Tsushima Strait were astounded to find their nets had caught an enormous amount of Nomura's Jellyfish, whose tentacles contained enough venom to kill the entire boat of men.
There have been a number of similar accidents in Tsushima Strait and nearby waters where high-speed ferries collide with marine creatures believed to be whales.
Meanwhile, Japan is planning to strengthen its alert by dispatching P-3C patrol aircraft over the Tsushima Strait between Japan's Kyushu island and the Korean Peninsula as well as the Tsugaru Strait between Japan's main Honshu island and the northern Hokkaido island.
NAGASAKI - A Japanese fishing boat and a North Korean freighter collided in Tsushima Strait off Nagasaki Prefecture in southwestern Japan around 4 p.
Tsushima faces both the Tsushima Strait and the Korea Strait that separate the Korean Peninsula and the Japanese archipelago.
Eighteen days earlier, the Pueblo had sailed from Yokosuka, Japan, stopping briefly at the Japanese port of Sasebo, before continuing on through the Tsushima Strait into the Sea of Japan to carry out her mission: surveillance of North Korean and Soviet naval activity, as well as FLINT-gathering against North Korean coastal radars.
Shen Jinke, a spokesman for China's air force defended the move, however, saying Chinese H-6K bombers, Su-30 fighter jets and Yun-8 transport aircraft transited through the Tsushima Strait and entered the Sea of Japan as part of a routine operation.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Japanese Defense Ministry sources told a local broadcaster on Saturday that the strike group of the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier navigated the Tsushima Strait and entered the Sea of Japan.