Donald Trump is commander of the American nuclear arsenal, and Kim Jong Un has announced that North Korea is in the “final stage” of perfecting an intercontinental ballistic missile that could travel 5,900 miles, reaching the U.S. West Coast. Is Los Angeles on the target list? The best fragmentary...
President Barack Obama should really focus on packing his bags and exiting the White House instead of North Korea’s human rights issues, said North Korean news outlet Korean Central News
The Sea-based X-Band Radar has deployed out of Pearl Harbor after North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un recently said his country was in the "final stages" of test-launching an intercontinental ballistic missile. Media sources reported that...Show More Summary
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said that the isolated, nuclear-capable country was close to test-launching an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM).
It comes as the North promised further nuclear tests this year.
North Korea declared that it can launch a intercontinental ballistic missile "anytime" and from any location set by leader Kim Jong Un.
SEOUL, Jan 8 (Reuters) - North Korea declared on Sunday it could test-launch an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) at any time from any location set by leader Kim Jong Un, saying a hostile U.S. policy was to blame for its arms development. Show More Summary
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea declared on Sunday it could test-launch an intercontinental ballistic missile at any time from any location set by leader Kim Jong Un, saying a hostile U.S. policy was to blame for its arms development.
Kim Jong Un hasn't attracted the cult of personality that still clings to his father and grandfather, but 2017 could still be a big year for him.
Scott A. Snyder Security, Asia In essence, it seems Kim has absorbed the lessons of Iraq, Iran, and Libya. During his annual New Year’s address on Sunday, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un dropped a bombshell: He stated as part of hisShow More Summary
You can kick the can down the road, but when Kim Jong Un announces, as he did last Sunday, that “we have reached the final stage
South Korea is a readying a "decapitation unit," a brigade specifically charged with targeting senior North Korean leadership. A South Korean defense official said that, in the "event of war," the unit would attempt to strike North Korea's "wartime command," including leader Kim Jong Un. Show More Summary
An analysis of Kim Jong Un’s New Year’s Day speech showed that the North Korean leader may take steps to protest a military exercise between neighbor South Korea and the United States, along with possible purges of senior Pyongyang officials, a report said Wednesday. Kim, who assumed power in...
South Korea likely stands alone in having the words "decapitation unit" feature into its New Year's resolution. As CNN reports, the country's defense minister now says the formation of a brigade that could take out Kim Jong Un and other North Korea bigwigs in the event of war will not...
Many of us heard the announcement Sunday given to the world by North Korean dictator, Kim Jong Un. He came at us with a threat…stating that his nation was on
[...] his options for stopping the reclusive communist country are slim: diplomacy that would reward Pyongyang, sanctions that haven't worked, and military action that no one wants. On Sunday, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said preparations for launching an intercontinental ballistic missile "reached the final stage."
The experts Reuters spoke with described it as feasible, but Donald Trump wasn't among that cohort: In a Monday night tweet, the president-elect addressed Kim Jong Un's Jan. 1 assertion that North Korea is nearly ready to test an intercontinental ballistic missile: "North Korea just stated that it is in...
After North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said during his annual New Year’s address that preparations for launching an intercontinental ballistic missile have “reached the final stage,” President-elect Donald Trump tweeted that he won’t let it happen, Politico reports. Said [...]
BEIJING – President-elect Donald Trump and North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un have been trading threats this week, while China poses as the mature, reasonable kid on the block. Kim kicked things off in a New Year’s address Sunday by saying his country was close to test-launching an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), which if successful, could […]
After Kim Jong Un said in his New Year's address that preparations for launching an ICBM have 'reached the final stage'