North Korea
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  • The U.S. Secretary Of State, Rex Tillerson, categorically mentioned China and Russia, as he urged the international community to take direct action against N. Korea as it fired another ballistic missile over Japan.

    (Source: Jean Bosco SIBOMANA/flickr)
    LAST UPDATE : Sep 15, 2017, 6:27 AM EDT
  • South Korea has beefed up its controversial U.S.-made Thaad missile defense system.

    S. Korea announced on Monday that it plans to conduct more military drills with the U.S. as tensions spiral on the Korean peninsula after the North tested a hydrogen bomb, designed to fit on to a long-range missile.

    LAST UPDATE : Sep 04, 2017, 5:24 AM EDT
  • 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