Trump warns North Korea of 'fire and fury' over missile programme

2017-08-09 12:04

President Donald Trump has issued an apocalyptic warning to North Korea, saying it faces 'fire and fury' over its missile programme, after US media reported Pyongyang has successfully miniaturised a nuclear warhead.

North Korea says ballistic missile test successful - media

2017-05-30 16:41

North Korea has confirmed its test-firing of a precision-guided ballistic missile has been "successful" - a day after the projectile landed in waters close to Japan.

Trump wants tougher sanctions after North Korea missile

2017-05-14 15:35

President Donald Trump has called for tougher sanctions against North Korea after it test-fired a ballistic missile in an apparent attempt to test the South's new liberal president and the US.

Trump: North Korea's Kim is 'a pretty smart cookie'

2017-04-30 17:40

US President Donald Trump has offered some backhanded praise for North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, calling him "a pretty smart cookie" in a television interview.

All hail the great god of the sun

2017-04-16 06:01

North Korea displayed what appeared to be new long-range and submarine-based missiles on the 105th birth anniversary of its founding father, Kim Il-Sung, on Saturday, as a nuclear-powered US aircraft carrier group steamed towards the region.

Pyongyang launches white 'fairyland'

2017-04-13 22:30

The penthouse apartments at the top of the tallest tower in Pyongyang's showpiece development offer impressive views, ice green wallpaper and purple sofas.

Obama launched cyberwar to sabotage N Korea nuke programme

2017-03-05 08:00

Former US president Barack Obama in 2014 launched a cyberwar against North Korea's missile programme but it failed to make significant gains, a report says.

North Korea, Malaysia row as Kim killing footage emerges

2017-02-21 10:48

North Korea locked horns with Malaysia over the investigation into the killing of leader Kim Jong-Un's brother, as footage emerged of the moment he was fatally attacked in a Kuala Lumpur airport.

North Korea will reject Kim post-mortem result: ambassador

2017-02-18 12:00

North Korea's ambassador to Malaysia says Pyongyang would reject any results of a post-mortem examination carried out by Kuala Lumpur on the body of Kim Jong-Nam, the half brother of the North Korean leader.

UN to meet after North Korea missile test

2017-02-13 21:07

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Monday condemned North Korea's latest ballistic missile test and called for a united international response to the "further troubling violation" of UN resolutions.


North Korea conducts rocket engine test - US official

2017-06-23 13:34

North Korea has tested a rocket engine that could potentially be fitted to an intercontinental ballistic missile, a US official has said.

Trump calls North Korea's Kim Jong-Un 'madman with nuclear weapons'

2017-05-24 18:47

President Donald Trump has called North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un a "madman with nuclear weapons" during a telephone call with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte.

Trump warns North Korea's missiles will get better

2017-04-30 22:30

President Donald Trump says after North Korea's latest failed rocket launch that the country will eventually develop better missiles, and "we can't allow it to happen".

Japan warship to escort US supply vessel in Pacific

2017-04-30 17:31

Media reports say Japan will dispatch its biggest warship since World War II to protect a US supply ship as tensions mount in the region over North Korea.

North Korea has amassed chemical weapons - Japan

2017-04-14 07:04

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has warned that North Korea may be capable of firing a missile loaded with sarin nerve gas toward Japan.

North Korea fires missiles, three reach Japan waters

2017-03-06 05:35

Nuclear-armed North Korea has launched four ballistic missiles in another challenge to US President Donald Trump, with three landing provocatively close to America's ally Japan.

War of words after the killing of North Korea's Kim

2017-03-02 13:47

The murder of the North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un's half-brother in a crowded Malaysian airport has made headlines worldwide -- although not, in so many terms, in the North itself.

Kim toxicology report could take 2 weeks - report

2017-02-18 17:28

Malaysia's top health official says a toxicology report on assassinated half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un could take up to two weeks.

UN condemns North Korea missile launch, Trump vows response

2017-02-14 10:36

The UN Security Council has unanimously condemned North Korea's latest ballistic missile test as US President Donald Trump vowed to deliver a strong response to the provocation.

Defector says Kim Jong-Un's days numbered

2017-01-26 05:34

The North Korean regime is on an inexorable decline towards collapse, with its people increasingly disillusioned but its nuclear ambitions undimmed, a top defector says.

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