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N. Korea mounts campaign to thwart conservatives in S. Korean election

North Korea has recently been churning out propaganda to stop conservatives from taking power in South Korea's presidential election. This week alone, a number of North Korean organizations attacked...

Updated : 2017.04.21 15:20

N. Korea raises food rations to 400g, below UN recommendation: report

North Korea raised its daily food rations to an average 400 grams per person in the first quarter of the year, which is still below the internationally recommended amount of calorie intake, Voice of ...

Updated : 2017.04.21 10:12

China puts bombers on 'high alert' to prepare for potential NK contingency: CNN

WASHINGTON -- China has put bombers on "high alert" in preparation for a potential contingency in neighboring North Korea, a US defense official was quoted as saying Thursday. CNN cited the unidenti...

Updated : 2017.04.21 09:48

Trump says 'very unusual moves' made with regard to N. Korea

US President Donald Trump said Thursday that "some very unusual moves" have been made with regard to North Korea as he praised Chinese President Xi Jinping for trying hard to rein in the communist ne...

Updated : 2017.04.21 09:47

UN Security Council unanimously adopts statement condemning NK missile launch

The UN Security Council on Thursday unanimously adopted a press statement strongly condemning North Korea's latest missile launch. "The members of the Security Council expressed their utmost concern...

Updated : 2017.04.21 09:47

North Korea blasts Japan for trying to remove sex slave statues

North Korea lashed out at Japan Thursday for trying to remove girl statues symbolizing women forced into sexual slavery for Japanese troops during World War II. Minju Joson, the mouthpiece of North ...

Updated : 2017.04.20 22:08

British ambassador pledges close cooperation on NK

Britain’s top envoy to Seoul pledged Thursday to continue close cooperation with the South Korean government to induce North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons, the Foreign Ministry here said Thur...

Updated : 2017.04.20 21:50

US senator calls for preemptive strike on NK even if it means war

WASHINGTON -- A ranking US senator said the US should launch a preemptive strike on North Korea if that's what it takes to stop Pyongyang from building a missile capable of hitting America, even thou...

Updated : 2017.04.20 10:16

Little activity at N. Korea‘s nuclear test site: 38 North

WASHINGTON -- Satellite imagery shows little activity at North Korea's nuclear test site, though one of its tunnels is ready for the communist nation's sixth nuclear test at any time, the monitoring ...

Updated : 2017.04.20 09:44

Tillerson says US reviewing possibility of relisting NK as terror sponsor

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday the US is looking into the possibility of adding North Korea back to the list of states sponsors of terrorism as a way to bring pressure on the comm...

Updated : 2017.04.20 09:42

Presidential candidates say US, China key to stopping NK nuke test

South Korea's leading presidential contenders all cited the United States and China as the key players to stop North Korea from conducting its sixth nuclear test in their second TV debate Wednesday. ...

Updated : 2017.04.20 09:34

NK slams Pence's tough warning against provocation

North Korea's propaganda website on Thursday reviled US Vice President Mike Pence in its first response to his recent warning to Pyongyang not to test US resolve and military strength. Pence issued ...

Updated : 2017.04.20 09:34

Presidential candidates clash over NK policy, missile defense

Front-runner Moon Jae-in of the liberal Democratic Party took a battering from his rivals over his views on North Korea and national security during the second presidential TV debate Wednesday. Two ...

Updated : 2017.04.20 09:21

Pence: No negotiations with NK 'at this time'

WASHINGTON -- US Vice President Mike Pence said Wednesday he doesn't expect the US to hold direct negotiations with North Korea any time soon. Pence made the remark in an interview with CNN aboard t...

Updated : 2017.04.20 09:19

China calls for NK restraint from heightening tensions

BEIJING -- China called on North Korea on Wednesday to exercise restraint with actions that could heighten tensions on the Korean Peninsula as the North is ramping up its provocative rhetoric. (Yonh...

Updated : 2017.04.19 17:06