North Korea

"Nuclear war may break out any moment"

The situation on the Korean peninsula has reached the touch-and-go point and a nuclear war may break out any moment, the Deputy Permanent Representative of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea to the UN, Kim In Ryong, …

North Korea recognizes Crimea as part of Russia

North Korea has released a map of the world that shows Crimea as a part of Russia, the Russian Embassy in the DPRK said on its Facebook page, Sputnik reports. According to the statement, the North Korean Foreign Ministry marked its …

U.S. Secretary of State Tillerson to visit China

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will visit China this week for talks that will include the crisis over North Korea and trade, the State Department said on Tuesday, Reuters reported. Tillerson’s Sept. 28-30 …

Lavrov: "US won't strike North Korea"

The United States would not deliver a strike on the DPRK, as they are confident Pyongyang has nuclear weapon, which may be used in response, Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said in an interview with the NTV weekly …

Guterres says statesmanship needed on North Korea

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres appealed for statesmanship to avoid war with North Korea. In his first address to the annual 193-member U.N. General Assembly since taking office in January, Guterres …