North Korea
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  • 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
  • U.S. President Donald has not ruled out the possibility of negotiations with North Korea.

    The U.S. and South Korea tightened the noose around the North, warning the reclusive state of “swift punitive measures” in case it resorts to further provocative activity with its nuclear and missile expansion programs.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 27, 2017, 7:46 AM EDT
  • Missile-armed USS Michigan is set to join an incoming group of warships.

    Amid fears that North Korea may carry out another missile or nuclear test, a U.S. submarine arrived in South Korea, further intensifying the tensions sparked by heated rhetorical exchanges over the last week.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 25, 2017, 7:54 AM EDT
  • A member of the youth wing of Malaysia's ruling coalition protests at the North Korea embassy, following the murder of Kim Jong-nam.

    The diplomatic ties between North Korea and Malaysia hit a new low on Tuesday as the two nations imposed exit bans on each other’s citizens amid a growing rift over the assassination of Kim Jong-nam.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 07, 2017, 5:42 AM EST
  • (Source: Naval Surface Warriors/flickr)

    S. Korea and Japan claimed that the North fired four ballistic missiles into the Sea of Japan on Monday, violating U.N. S. C. resolutions that restrict Pyongyang from using ballistic missile technology.  

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 06, 2017, 6:31 AM EST