North Korea
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  • Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe called missile launch an "unprecedented threat."

    After a brief spell of lull in its war rhetoric, North Korea on Tuesday fired a missile over northern Japan, prompting a swift criticism from Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who called the launch an “unprecedented threat.”

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 29, 2017, 6:44 AM EDT
  • South Korea's President Moon Jae-In advocates the strategy of simultaneous dialogue and sanctions on N. Korea.

    South Korea has proposed to hold rare military talks with North Korea on Friday as it seeks to ease tensions escalated by Pyongyang’s test launch of intercontinental ballistic missile earlier this month. 

    LAST UPDATE : Jul 17, 2017, 6:09 AM EDT
  • (Source: U.S. Department of Defense Current Photos/flickr)

    The U.S. and S. Korea conducted joint ballistic missile drill on Wednesday as tensions escalated in the Korean peninsula after the North claimed that it successfully tested an ICBM capable of hitting the U.S. mainland.

    LAST UPDATE : Jul 05, 2017, 7:59 AM EDT
  • The latest missile test was overseen by North Korea leader Kim Jong-un.

    North Korea claimed on Tuesday that it has successfully test-launched an intercontinental ballistic missile, adding that the projectile has beefed up the regime’s missile capability to strike anywhere in the world.

    LAST UPDATE : Jul 04, 2017, 6:22 AM EDT
  • North Korea's leader Kim Jong-Un vows to retaliate against U.S. "hysteria and aggression."

    Responding to the joint training drills carried out by the U.S., S. Korean and Japanese air forces on Monday, North Korea stepped up its war-rhetoric and vowed to conduct another nuclear test “at any time.”

    LAST UPDATE : May 02, 2017, 11:08 AM EDT