North Korea holds mass celebrations for latest missile test

2017-12-02 19:59

North Korea held mass celebrations for its latest successful long-range missile test, Pyongyang's state media says, with the regime accusing Washington of "begging for nuclear war" over planned military drills.

What now for 'nuclear' North Korea?

2017-11-29 22:02

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un declares his country had achieved its long-cherished goal of full-fledged nuclear statehood after successfully testing a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile.

The US invaded Iraq in 2003... will it be North Korea in 2018?

2017-11-23 08:28

Will Trump fall into the same trap that ensnared the Bush administration, or will they consider a more diplomatic solution and save the world from a devastating nuclear war, asks Robert J. Traydon.

North Korea could be listed as terrorism 'sponsor' - White House

2017-11-03 11:48

President Donald Trump's national security adviser has said North Korea could be added to the list of state sponsors of terrorism.

Witnesses recount Kim's last moments

2017-10-03 09:24

Witnesses have recount the last moments of Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, as the trial began of two women accused of assassinating him by smearing an exotic poison on his face.

US says it's not pushing for regime change in North Korea

2017-09-25 22:17

The Trump administration says it is not advocating regime change in North Korea after the US president tweeted that leader Kim Jong Un "won't be around much longer".

5 things to know about Kim's rebuke of Trump

2017-09-22 18:02

On the surface it seems like more of the same: North Korea responds to another threat by US President Donald Trump by calling him a "deranged" old man who will "pay dearly" for his insults. These words, however, carry the weight of an unprecedented personal rebuke...

How North Korea could shoot down the US at the UN

2017-09-18 10:14

The 72nd UN General Assembly, currently in session, presents a unique opportunity for North Korea to claim the moral high ground over their mighty adversary, the US, writes Robert Traydon.

North Korea warns of harsh response against new sanctions imposed

2017-09-11 08:03

North Korea says it will make the United States pay a heavy price if a draft proposal Washington is backing to impose the toughest sanctions yet on Pyongyang is approved by the UN Security Council.

US seeks to freeze assets of North Korea's Kim Jong-un

2017-09-07 17:05

Draft resolution to UN also urges oil embargo and textile exports ban in response to Pyongyang's sixth nuclear test.


US threatens to 'utterly destroy' North Korean regime

2017-11-30 18:41

The United States warns North Korea's leadership will be "utterly destroyed" if war breaks out.

North Korea claims nuclear statehood with US in missile strike range

2017-11-29 08:39

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says his country had achieved full nuclear statehood after successfully testing a new missile capable of hitting anywhere in the United States.

Trump taunts Kim: 'I would NEVER call him short and fat'

2017-11-12 08:10

Trump taunts Kim Jong Un in tweet: 'I would NEVER call him short and fat'

Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptable

2017-10-10 13:07

The anti-nuclear campaign that won this year's Nobel Peace Prize says its goal is to make nuclear weapons unacceptable in the minds of people in every country.

Trump says envoy 'wasting his time' talking to North Korea

2017-10-02 13:42

President Donald Trump says Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is "wasting his time" trying to negotiate with North Korea over its nuclear and missile programmes.

North Korea diplomat: Trump has 'declared war'

2017-09-25 17:50

North Korea's foreign minister says a tweet by US President Donald Trump was a declaration of war against his country.

UN chief: Nuclear threat at highest level since Cold War

2017-09-19 18:48

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned the world's leaders that the threat of a nuclear attack is at its highest level since the end of the Cold War.

Defiant North Korea leader says he will complete nuke program

2017-09-16 07:30

North Korea says leader Kim Jong Un vows to complete his nuclear weapons program after he inspected a powerful new intermediate-range missile that was fired over Japan

Open letter to Kim Jong Un from Koos Kombuis

2017-09-08 13:13

I was very confused when I heard on CNN that your missiles could strike both Japan and the United States. How on earth is that possible, writes Koos Kombuis.

North Korea is 'begging for war', says US

2017-09-05 05:46

The US has accused North Korea of "begging for war" and pushed for the "strongest possible measures" on Pyongyang following its sixth and most powerful nuclear test.

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