North Korea

 North Korea fires ballistic missile

North Korea successfully tested a powerful new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM). North Korea said the new powerful missile reached an altitude of around 4,475 km - more than 10 times the height of the international space …

North Korea likely to launch another missile soon

Japan has detected radio signals suggesting North Korea may be preparing for another ballistic missile launch, although such signals are not unusual and satellite images did not show fresh activity, a Japanese government source said. …

 US sanctions Chinese and North Korean organisations

The United States imposed sanctions against 13 Chinese and North Korean organisations, the U.S. Treasury announced. The new curbs show the Trump administration’s focus on hurting trade between China and North Korea, which it sees …

US prepares more sanctions on North Korea

US President Donald Trump put North Korea back on a list of state sponsors of terrorism, a designation that allows the United States to impose more sanctions and risks inflaming tensions over Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons and …

Korea war seen killing up to 300,000 even without nukes

Renewed conflict on the Korean peninsula could kill hundreds of thousands of people in the first few days alone even if no nuclear weapons are involved, according to a new report by the Congressional Research Service, Bloomberg reports. …

Kremlin: Trump agree with Putin on North Korea

US President Donald Trump's statements that the US-Russian cooperation can resolve North Korea’s nuclear issue correspond with the stance of Russian President Vladimir Putin, Presidential spokesman Dmitry …