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Moon adviser says it's too early to conclude NK has ICBM

A national security advisor to President Moon Jae-in said Thursday that the US appears to have come to a conclusion too hastily about North Korea's intercontinental ballistic missile capability, addi...

Updated : 2017.07.06 17:11

NK to celebrate ICBM test with fireworks

North Korea will celebrate its launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile with fireworks, the North’s state media said. Lauding Tuesday’s test-firing of the Hwasong-14 as “a very great succe...

Updated : 2017.07.06 17:11

N.Korea to mark successful ICBM test-fire with fireworks

North Korea said it will commemorate its first test of an intercontinental ballistic missile with fireworks in Pyongyang late on Thursday. North Korea launches fireworks in Pyongyang on Jan. 8, 2015...

Updated : 2017.07.06 15:57

5 N. Koreans want to defect to S. Korea: Seoul

Five North Koreans who crossed the de facto maritime border on a boat last week have expressed their wishes to defect to South Korea, a government official said Thursday. (Yonhap) The small boat ca...

Updated : 2017.07.06 14:28

Moon says NK close to mastering ICBM technology

South Korea's President Moon Jae-in has said the North's weapons test this week indicated it is close to mastering intercontinental ballistic missile technology, voicing concerns that its rocket deve...

Updated : 2017.07.06 10:15

Nuke envoys of Korea, US likely to meet next week

The top nuclear envoys of South Korea and the United States will likely meet at a regional security conference next week to discuss countermeasures against North Korea's recent test-firing of an inte...

Updated : 2017.07.06 10:05

Trump questions sincerity of China's efforts to rein in NK

WASHINGTON -- US President Donald Trump on Wednesday questioned the sincerity of China's efforts to pressure North Korea, pointing out a sharp increase in the country's trade with the communist neigh...

Updated : 2017.07.06 09:23

Pentagon: NK's ICBM new type unseen before

WASHINGTON -- The intercontinental ballistic missile that North Korea test-fired this week is a new type unseen before, a spokesman for the US Defense Department said Wednesday. (Yonhap) "Not one w...

Updated : 2017.07.06 09:13

Haley: US prepared to use military force against NK if necessary

NEW YORK -- The United States will use military force against North Korea if necessary, the US ambassador to the United Nations said Wednesday, warning the regime's actions, including its test-firing...

Updated : 2017.07.06 09:07

[Graphic News] The elite ICBM club

North Korea claimed Tuesday to have successfully tested its first intercontinental ballistic missile capable of carrying a large-sized nuclear warhead. This may mean the addition of the reclusive reg...

Updated : 2017.07.05 18:02

Allies confirm NK fired ICBM amid doubts over capability

South Korea and the US on Wednesday confirmed North Korea’s claim that it had launched a ballistic missile with an intercontinental range, but doubts persisted over whether the communist state had o...

Updated : 2017.07.05 17:55

PM renews call for NK participation in PyeongChang Olympics

South Korea's Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon on Wednesday renewed Seoul's call for North Korea to participate in the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics despite heightened tensions over the North's new miss...

Updated : 2017.07.05 17:48

Nuke envoys of S. Korea, US and Japan condemn NK provocation, vow stern action

Top nuclear envoys of South Korea, the United States and Japan have strongly condemned North Korea's latest missile provocation and agreed to pursue stern action at the United Nations, Seoul's foreig...

Updated : 2017.07.05 17:16

Seoul, Washington, Tokyo to push for tougher sanctions against NK

In the aftermath of North Korea’s test of an intercontinental ballistic missile, South Korea, the US and Japan are poised to push for a fresh batch of strong international and individual sanctions s...

Updated : 2017.07.05 16:28

Missile test deals blow to Moon’s NK initiative

North Korea’s missile test is threatening to undermine President Moon Jae-in’s initiative to reopen denuclearization talks with the runaway neighbor even before it takes off in earnest. The provoc...

Updated : 2017.07.05 16:25