North Korea leader holds off on Guam missile plan

2017-08-15 06:14

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un says he would hold off on a planned missile strike near Guam, but warned the highly provocative move would go ahead in the event of further "reckless actions" by Washington.

Here is what's next for North Korea, Guam and Trump, according to experts

2017-08-10 11:51

Threatening language between the US and North Korea is flaring, experts weigh in on what is next for North Korea, Guam and Trump.

North Korea vows more 'gift packages' of missile tests for US

2017-07-05 08:58

Kim Jong Un has revelled in the furore of North Korea's first ICBM test, vowing to never give up missiles or nuclear weapons and to keep sending Washington more "gift packages" of weapons tests.

Missile launch tests Trump's North Korea strategy

2017-07-05 05:50

The latest North Korean missile launch comes as President Donald Trump appears to be reassessing his strategy for the region, which has emphasised both tough talk and collaboration with China.

Trump criticises Kim Jong Un after latest missile launch

2017-07-04 10:03

President Donald Trump is criticising North Korean leader Kim Jong Un after that country's latest missile launch, asking, "Does this guy have anything better to do with his life?"

North Korea defies UN Security sanction and launches test missiles

North Korea has continued to launch missiles as part of its weapons program, against calls for the country to pull back on its missions. Watch.

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North Korea fires missile in latest provocation

2017-05-29 07:01

North Korea test-fired a missile Monday into Japan's maritime economic zone - the latest in a series of provocative launches that have ratcheted up tensions over its nuclear weapons ambitions.

North Korea calls latest solid-fuel missile test successful

2017-05-22 12:35

North Korea has fired a solid-fuel ballistic missile that can be harder for outsiders to detect before launch and later says the test was hailed as perfect by leader Kim Jong Un.

North Korea claims plot reveals US state-sponsored terrorism

2017-05-08 19:45

North Korea claims it's fighting US-backed terrorism after arresting two Americans they say were planning to assassinate King Jong Un.

Trump would be 'honoured' to meet North Korea's Kim, if conditions right

2017-05-02 06:03

US President Donald Trump said he would be "honoured" to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un under the right conditions, dialling back threats of military action against the regime.


Trump: If North Korea attacks US, it 'will regret it fast'

2017-08-12 08:58

President Donald Trump says the North Korean leader "will regret it fast" if he acts against a US ally or territory.

North Korea dismisses Trump's threat, warns of 'absolute force'

2017-08-10 06:36

North Korea is dismissing President Donald Trump's threats of "fire and fury," declaring the American leader "bereft of reason" and warning ominously, "Only absolute force can work on him."

With Alaska in North Korean range, few options for Trump

2017-07-05 06:48

North Korea's test-firing of a missile apparently capable of reaching Alaska underlines the shrinking options for US President Donald Trump to halt Pyongyang's nuclear drive after losing faith in China's mediation efforts.

North Korea claims it tested first intercontinental missile

2017-07-04 11:56

North Korea has claimed to have tested its first intercontinental ballistic missile, a potential game-changing development in its push to militarily challenge Washington.

Trump urges China to get 'heavy' with North Korea

2017-07-04 06:39

US President Donald Trump said it was time for China to take decisive action against North Korea after Pyongyang's latest ballistic missile launch, urging Beijing to "end this nonsense once and for all".

A new balance of terror: Why North Korea clings to its nukes

2017-06-01 10:45

Each North Korean missile test or nuclear advancement forces the United States to consider how it would react to a pre-emptive strike; forcing the US to weigh that calamity is a North Korean win.

North Korea leader oversees 'new' weapon system test: KCNA

2017-05-28 10:15

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has overseen a test of a new anti-aircraft weapon system, state media said, amid mounting tensions in the region following a series of missile tests by Pyongyang.

North Korea: New long-range missile can carry heavy nuke

2017-05-15 05:25

North Korea said the missile it launched over the weekend was a new type of long-range ballistic rocket that can carry a heavy nuclear warhead.

China's military pact with North Korea looks shaky

2017-05-03 21:17

North Korea's missile launches and the prospect of a possible sixth nuclear test are putting Beijing in a tight spot as it already faces US pressure to slash economic ties.

US admiral says North Korea crisis is at worst point

2017-04-27 22:17

The senior US Navy officer overseeing military operations in the Pacific says the crisis with North Korea is at the worst point he's ever seen.

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