North Korea

Top U.S. diplomat warns China to do more to curtail North Korea

Top U.S. diplomat warns China to do more to curtail North Korea

The U.S. may be willing to talk to North Korea if it made a “clear signal”

North Korea in new missile test, South says

North Korea in new missile test, South says

North Korea has conducted another missile test, South Korea's military has said, BBC reports. The White House said the medium-range missile had a shorter range than those used in North Korea's last three tests. It …

Putin: expanding nuclear powers’ club is harmful and dangerous

Putin: expanding nuclear powers’ club is harmful and dangerous

Russia is strongly opposed to the expansion of the nuclear powers’ club, Russian President Vladimir Putin said. "We are strongly opposed to expanding the nuclear powers’ club, including at the expense …

Bashar Assad wrote letter to North Korean leader

Bashar Assad wrote letter to North Korean leader

Syrian President Bashar Assad sent a letter to the leader of North Korea Kim Jong Un. In his message, the head of Syria expressed deep gratitude to Kim Jong Un for his congratulations on Assad's …

Trump and Putin #039agree to work together on North Korea#039

Trump and Putin 'agree to work together on North Korea'

US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin have agreed to work together to make diplomatic progress on the threat posed by North Korea, following weeks of escalating …

Tillerson names common goal of US and China

Tillerson names common goal of US and China

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that the Trump administration and China are not seeking a regime change or a collapse of the North Korean government but instead demanding Pyongyang denuclearize. "We do not …

North Korea stages largest ever drill - media

North Korea stages largest ever drill - media

North Korea has staged its largest ever military drill to mark the founding of the country's army, the South Korean military said. The live-fire exercises were in the Wonsan region in the east of the country Tuesday afternoon. …

Trump and China’s President discuss North Korea

Trump and China’s President discuss North Korea

US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping discussed growing tensions over North Korea’s advancing nuclear arms program. In the latest call, the third between the two …

North Korea says ready to strike U.S. aircraft carrier

North Korea says ready to strike U.S. aircraft carrier

North Korea said on Sunday it was ready to sink a U.S. aircraft carrier to demonstrate its military might, as two Japanese navy ships joined a U.S. carrier group for exercises in the western Pacific. "Our revolutionary forces are …

UN Security Council threatens new sanctions on North Korea

UN Security Council threatens new sanctions on North Korea

The UN Security Council on Thursday strongly condemned North Korea's latest missile test and threatened to impose new sanctions against Pyongyang for its "highly destabilising behaviour," Channel NewsAsia reported. In …

China #039seriously concerned#039 about North Korea nuclear threats

China 'seriously concerned' about North Korea nuclear threats

North Korea tension is growing

Mogherini: EU ready to help in solving Korean issue

Mogherini: EU ready to help in solving Korean issue

The European Union intends to help resolve the situation on the Korean peninsula, the EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said at a joint press conference with the Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi. …

North Korean mock-up video shows missiles blowing up US (VIDEO)

North Korean mock-up video shows missiles blowing up US (VIDEO)

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North Korea put on a musical show to mark the birthday of founding father Kim Il Sung, which ended with a mock-up video of missiles engulfing the United States in flames, prompting cheers from the audience and smiles from current …

US Vice President declares end to #039strategic patience#039 on North Korea

US Vice President declares end to 'strategic patience' on North Korea

US Vice President Mike Pence has warned the 'era of patience' with supreme leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong-un is over as he insisted America's commitment …

China is trapped between US and North Korea

China is trapped between US and North Korea

Pekin is convenced that tension over North Korea must not reach ”irreversible"

#039Great chemistry#039: Trump abandons China criticism as Russia ties suffer

'Great chemistry': Trump abandons China criticism as Russia ties suffer

Ties between two largest economies appear to warm as Donald Trump speaks of ‘very good relationship’ with Xi Jinping

US ready to launch strike against North Korea - media

US ready to launch strike against North Korea - media

The US is ready to launch a pre-emptive strike against North Korea if Pyongyang presses ahead with another round of nuclear weapons tests, it has been reported. Citing intelligence sources, NBC claimed that the US would be willing to …

Abe, Trump agree on close coordination over N. Korea issues

Abe, Trump agree on close coordination over N. Korea issues

U.S. President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed that the two nations and South Korea must maintain unity in dealing with North Korea launching ballistic missiles. The two spoke …

US sanctions 30 individuals, entities for ties with Iran, Syria and North Korea

US sanctions 30 individuals, entities for ties with Iran, Syria and North Korea

The United States sanctioned 30 individuals and entities in China, North Korea and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) this week for supplying goods and services in support of Iran’s ballistic missile program and other …

North Korea#039s missile explodes within seconds of launch

North Korea's missile explodes within seconds of launch

North Korea's latest missile launch appears to have ended in failure, Seoul's Defense Ministry said in a statement. The North fired a missile from the eastern coastal town of Wonsan on Wednesday, but the launch ended in a …

How North Korea is Bringing the U.S. and China Closer

How North Korea is Bringing the U.S. and China Closer

Kim Jong Il brought Washington and Beijing closer to each other during the Bush years and his son, Kim Jong Un, seems bent on doing the same today

Iran and North Korea discuss US foreign policy

Iran and North Korea discuss US foreign policy

Iran and North Korea want to strengthen bilateral relations, including in economic sphere, the chairman of North Korea's Supreme People's Assembly, Choe Thae-bok, said following his visit to Tehran. …

North Korea: Testing Trump

North Korea: Testing Trump

North Korea conducts “successful” ballistic missile test

82% of Americans consider Russia a threat

82% of Americans consider Russia a threat

Americans are more concerned than they were before the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign began about the potential threat Russia poses to the country, Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Friday says. The Jan. 9-12 survey found that 82 percent …

Moscow accuses Washington and London in militarization

Moscow accuses Washington and London in militarization

US and Britain threatening world peace with militarisation of Europe, Russia believes

What Japan-Russia Rapprochement Means for the World

What Japan-Russia Rapprochement Means for the World

By warming up to Moscow, is Shinzo Abe playing right into Putin’s hands?

North Korea claims successful test of nuclear warhead

North Korea claims successful test of nuclear warhead

North Korea says it has successfully tested a nuclear warhead that can be mounted on ballistic rockets, after potentially the most powerful nuclear test of five the country has conducted since 2006. State media said the test showed that …

G20 leaders agree to oppose protectionist policies

G20 leaders agree to oppose protectionist policies

Climate change is one of the few areas where there was concrete action taken at international summit

Kim Jong-un bans all weddings and funerals in North Korea

Kim Jong-un bans all weddings and funerals in North Korea

Kim Jong-un has banned all weddings and funerals in North Korea as he prepares to be crowned as the country's supreme leader at a rare ruling party congress. The 33-year-old is expected to cement his leadership and …

Washington holds Nuclear Security Summit

Washington holds Nuclear Security Summit

The United States is hosting the International Nuclear Security Summit. It is known that leaders from more than 50 countries have arrived in Washington. However, such countries as Russia, North Korea and Iran will not be represented at the ...