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Malaysia requests NK Embassy cooperate with probe into Kim's death: source

Malaysia has requested the North Korean Embassy in Kuala Lumpur allow a diplomat and an airline employee to submit to a probe into the death of Kim Jong-nam, the half brother the North's incumbent lea...

Updated : 2017.02.27 10:51

No trace of nerve agent that killed Kim Jong-nam found at airport: Malay gov't

No trace of the nerve agent that killed the estranged half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has been found at the capital city's airport, Malay authorities said Sunday.The country's police s...

Updated : 2017.02.26 15:03

NK-Malaysia's diplomatic row deepening over Kim's death

A diplomatic row between North Korea and Malaysia is deepening as Pyongyang blamed the Southeast Asian country for its probe into the death of the half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, expe...

Updated : 2017.02.23 15:57

Murder in Malaysia likely to bolster move to place NK on terrorism list

The recent murder of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's half brother will likely bolster the ongoing move in the United States to add the North to the list of states sponsoring terrorism if Pyongyang i...

Updated : 2017.02.23 15:18

UN sanctions fail to stop NK weapons exports: VOA

A series of UN Security Council sanctions appear to have failed to stop North Korea's weapons exports, a US media outlet said Thursday.In an email interview with Voice of America, Peter Wezeman, a res...

Updated : 2017.02.23 12:26

Malaysia to send police to collect DNA sample of Kim Jong-nam's son in Macao: reports

Malaysia will send its police officers to Macao Thursday to collect DNA samples of the son of Kim Jong-nam, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's half brother who was assassinated in Kuala Lumpur last wee...

Updated : 2017.02.23 10:25

Korea to deliver 48 K9 self-propelled howitzers to Finland

South Korea will deliver 48 of its K9 self-propelled howitzers to Finland, the country's defense procurement agency said Tuesday.The Finnish government has recently approved the purchase of the 155mm ...

Updated : 2017.02.21 16:06

China delaying customs clearance of textbooks to set back classes at S. Korean schools

Chinese authorities have delayed the customs clearance of textbooks to be used at South Korean schools in China, pushing back the schools' classes for the new academic semester, sources with knowledge...

Updated : 2017.02.21 15:51

[Newsmaker] Trump names new national security adviser

US President Donald Trump named Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster to be his new national security adviser Monday, a week after sacking Mike Flynn accused of having inappropriate contact with Russia's ambass...

Updated : 2017.02.21 10:00

Trump calls NK 'really really important' subject, pledges to take care of it

US President Donald Trump said Thursday he will take care of the problem of North Korea, calling the communist nation one of "really really important subjects."Trump made the remark during a news conf...

Updated : 2017.02.17 10:02

Australian foreign minister to visit S. Korea to discuss cooperation

Australia's top diplomat will visit South Korea later this week to discuss regional security issues and bilateral economic cooperation, its embassy said Thursday.Foreign Minister Julie Bishop will sta...

Updated : 2017.02.16 15:48

Malaysian police detain another suspect in death of NK leader's brother: reports

Malaysian police on Thursday arrested another female suspect in connection with the latest killing of the half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, a Malaysian news report said. Police detained...

Updated : 2017.02.16 12:31

Mattis urges NATO allies to meet burden-sharing obligations

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Wednesday called emphatically for NATO members to meet their defense spending obligations, warning that the US could "moderate its commitment to this alliance" unles...

Updated : 2017.02.16 09:31

State Department 'aware' of death of NK leader's brother

The US State Department said Tuesday it is aware of reports that the half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has been killed in Malaysia, but declined any further comment."We are aware of repo...

Updated : 2017.02.15 09:24

Korea to dispatch more police officers to Philippines

South Korea's police said Tuesday they will send more officers to the Philippines to cope with increasing crimes against Korean nationals in the Southeast Asian country.Deputy Commissioner General Kim...

Updated : 2017.02.14 17:32