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Germany to ban NK embassy from leasing out empty space: local media

BERLIN -- The German government will soon ban the North Korean embassy here from leasing out part of its building for profit in accordance with a latest UN resolution against the reclusive country's ...

Updated : 2017.05.11 08:55

N. Korea unveils 'satellite photos' of THAAD in S. Korea

North Korea has unveiled what it claims are satellite images of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense system recently deployed in South Korea, a move aimed at flaunting the country's capability to ...

Updated : 2017.05.10 17:25

S. Korea warns possible NK nuke test is 'foolish' choice

South Korea said Wednesday that North Korea should refrain from committing a "foolish" act by pushing ahead with another nuclear test as the South's new president has warned of the North's provocatio...

Updated : 2017.05.10 11:59

US warns against N. Korea travel after new arrest

The State Department issued a sharp warning to Americans Tuesday against travel to North Korea after the arrest of a fourth US citizen, cautioning against the "serious risk" of lengthy detention and ...

Updated : 2017.05.10 11:14

S. Korea pushes statement on NK nukes during NPT meeting

South Korea is pushing for an international nonproliferation panel's adoption of a statement calling for North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons and missile programs, a government source said Wedn...

Updated : 2017.05.10 10:04

NK attaches importance to int'l cooperation in human rights

North Korea said Wednesday that the country viewed international cooperation in human rights issues as important, as a UN investigator on the rights of those with disabilities wrapped up a rare visit...

Updated : 2017.05.10 10:02

China invites NK to economic forum

BEIJING -- China said Tuesday that it has invited North Korean officials to a forum on its regional economic development plan to be held in Beijing next week. China will host the Belt and Road Forum...

Updated : 2017.05.09 17:57

N. Korea urges S. Koreans not to vote for conservatives

North Korea said Tuesday that the conservative bloc in South Korea should not be allowed to take power again as South Korea held its presidential election. In a move apparently aimed at intervening ...

Updated : 2017.05.09 11:41

N. Korean officials meet US experts in Oslo

OSLO -- North Korean officials began informal talks with a group of American experts in Oslo, Norway, amid speculation that Washington may seek dialogue with Pyongyang, diplomatic sources said Tuesda...

Updated : 2017.05.09 10:07

Pyongyang reiterates resolve to fight against US

North Korea on Tuesday reiterated its resolve to continue to fight against the United States as it marked the first anniversary of its leader being elected the chairman of the ruling party. North Ko...

Updated : 2017.05.09 09:58

Rice: Trump shouldn't meet with N. Korean leader

US President Donald Trump should not meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un unless the communist nation gives up its nuclear weapons program, former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said Mon...

Updated : 2017.05.09 09:00

White House expresses concern about US citizens detained in NK

The White House expressed concern Monday about American citizens held in North Korea after a fourth US national was taken into custody in the communist nation over the weekend. "Obviously this is co...

Updated : 2017.05.09 08:58

N. Korea to host Malaysia in soccer after diplomatic dispute

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- North Korea has finally been approved to host a 2019 Asian Cup qualifying match against Malaysia following political tensions between the countries. The Asian Football...

Updated : 2017.05.08 21:45

UN official calls for more work with disabled in North Korea

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) -- A United Nations official visiting North Korea is calling for more attention to disabled people in the socialist state. The UN special rapporteur on the rights of peop...

Updated : 2017.05.08 20:50

N. Korea claims plot reveals US state-sponsored terrorism

TOKYO (AP) -- After arresting two American university instructors and laying out what it says was an elaborate, CIA-backed plot to assassinate Kim Jong-un, North Korea is claiming to be the victim of...

Updated : 2017.05.08 20:25