North Korea

CIA names biggest threats to US

Terrorism and North Korea are most immediate threats the US in a long term, CIA Director Mike Pompeo said. "North Korea is relatively low-probability, but massive liability risk. The terrorist threat today is …

Moscow negatively views US bill on sanctions

Moscow negatively considered the US bill on sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea, the text of which was issued on Saturday, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said, Sputnik reports. …

US slams North Korea 'provocation'

US Defense Secretary James Mattis slammed North Korea's test launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile as a "provocation". "We (are) right now dealing with this very serious escalation, …

Oil rally fizzles on OPEC doubts

Crude oil prices come under pressure from doubts over whether or not there's an enduring appetite to voluntarily keep production levels lower

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 …