North Korea launches three ballistic missiles, one suspected ICBM

It is speculated that amid the Covid-19 outbreak and economic crisis, North Korea could conduct an ICBM or nuclear test to bolster its military presence and tighten national unity.

published on : 25th May 2022

Kim Jong Un vows to develop more powerful means of attack

North Korea said Monday leader Kim Jong Un has vowed to develop more powerful means of attack, days after the country's first intercontinental ballistic missile launch in more than four years.

published on : 28th March 2022

Dialling up pressure, North Korea tests long-range missile

The launch, which extended North Korea’s barrage of weapons tests this year, came after the U.S. and South Korean militaries said the country was preparing a flight of a new large ICBM.

published on : 24th March 2022

North Korea slams US President Trump's 'warmonger' Asia tour: State media

North Korea on Saturday slammed Donald Trump's "warmonger" Asia tour and warned it would only strengthen Pyongyang's nuclear ambitions.

published on : 11th November 2017

North Korea looms large as Trump challenges Iran

By the close of business Friday, Trump is expected to declare that a landmark agreement curbing Iran's nuclear program is no longer in the US interest.

published on : 12th October 2017

North Korean diplomat describes nukes as 'sword of justice'

The North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho also accused US President Donald Trump of "setting a fuse of war."

published on : 12th October 2017

China says North Korea crisis at 'turning point', time to begin peace talks

China said Tuesday that the North Korean nuclear crisis had reached a "turning point" and it was time to enter peace talks.

published on : 15th August 2017

French President Macron speaks to Donald Trump, warns over North Korea escalation

Macron also spoke by phone with US President Donald Trump with the aim of "getting North Korea to conform to its international obligations," his Elysee office said.

published on : 12th August 2017

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un 'crazy as typhoons' but not as scary: Guam residents

Guam residents say that if given the choice they would rather face the wrath of "crazy" Kim Jong Un than the power of a typhoon, as they count down towards a threatened North Korean missile attack.

published on : 12th August 2017

China urges United States, North Korea to be 'cautious', ease tensions

China urged the United States and North Korea today to be "cautious" with their words and actions after the two sides stepped up their bellicose rhetoric over Pyongyang's weapons programme.

published on : 11th August 2017

US President Trump says maybe his warning to North Korea 'wasn't tough enough'

US President Donald Trump doubled down on his warnings to North Korea Thursday, saying his threat to rain "fire and fury" on it maybe "wasn't tough enough."

published on : 11th August 2017

US warns North Korea that nuclear drive could spell end of Kim Jong-Un's regime

The United States on Wednesday warned North Korea that the pursuit of its nuclear drive could lead to the collapse of Kim Jong-Un's regime.

published on : 10th August 2017

Key quote-worthy quotes from US President Trump's war of words with North Korea

Here are some key quotes from the mercurial Trump's escalating war of words with North Korea over the country's soaring nuclear ambitions.

published on : 10th August 2017

North Korea has produced miniature nuclear warhead, says media report

North Korea has produced a nuclear warhead small enough to fit inside its missiles, the Washington Post reported today, a major development sure to further inflame tensions.

published on : 9th August 2017

North Korea greets sanctions moves with fresh ICMB test

North Korea test fired what appeared to be another intercontinental ballistic missile, hours after the US and Japan moved to step up sanctions against Pyongyang.

published on : 29th July 2017

US carries out missile drill with S Korea amid North Korea threat

The Pentagon said that America's commitment to the defence of its allies in the region -- South Korea and Japan -- in the face of threats is "ironclad".

published on : 5th July 2017