U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson commented on Tuesday he thought North Korea has recently shown “some level of restraint.”
By Christine Kim SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has ordered the production of more solid-fuel rocket engines, state media said on Wednesday, as he pursues nuclear and missile programs amid a standoff with Washington, but there were signs of the drama easing. Show More Summary
Step one: Stop threatening fire and fury from a golf course. The United States has beaten its head against the wall of North Korea for more than 70 years, and that wall has changed little indeed as a result. The United States, meanwhile, has suffered one headache after another. Show More Summary
Escape from North Korea - official tr... 2:09 In a distant 1980's future, America's Last Ninja and the First Daughter must escape a hyper-advanced North Korea. This is a trailer to our kickstarter: http://kck.st/2uGCxY4 We currentlyShow More Summary
As Kim Jong-un ordered the production of more rocket engines and warheads, a diagram indicated that the North was working on a more powerful solid-fuel missile.
Secondary measures target firms allegedly aiding regime's weapons program
North Korea revealed plans for the development of its missile programme on Wednesday, as leader Kim Jong-Un ordered stepped-up production of rocket engines and intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) nosecones. Under Kim, Pyongyang...Show More Summary
President Donald Trump reflected on his recent verbal jousts with North Korea during a campaign rally in Arizona on Tuesday, claiming that the country's bellicose leader was "starting to respect" the United States. "And you see what's going on in North Korea," Trump said. Show More Summary
North Korea's leader Kim Jong-Un has ordered more production of rocket engines and intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) nosecones, Pyongyang state media said Wednesday. Tensions over the North's weapons programmes have mounted this...Show More Summary
PHOENIX (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump expressed cautious optimism on Tuesday about a possible improvement in relations with North Korea after months of mounting tension over its weapons programs.
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ordered the production of more solid-fuel rocket engines and rocket warhead tips, the North's official media said on Wednesday in a report otherwise lacking threats against Washington after weeks of heightened tension.
North Korea's state news agency has released photos of diagrams that show what appear to be the designs of one or possibly two new missiles. The diagrams were seen hanging … Click to Continue »
"It is unacceptable for individuals and companies in China, Russia, and elsewhere to enable North Korea to generate income used to develop weapons of mass destruction and destabilize the region," Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in a statement. [ more › ]
Ten Chinese and Russian companies and six individuals are targeted. Many were tied to rogue nation's coal and resource trade and its efforts to send workers abroad.
The United States said Tuesday that talks with North Korea may be possible "in the near future" after Pyongyang reacted to tough new UN sanctions with a level of restraint. But, in keeping with a "dual track" strategy of reaching out...Show More Summary
U.S., North Korea clash at U.N. arms forum on nuclear threat
North Korea released a propaganda video last weekend of a missile striking a map of Guam, just before the US and South Korea kicked off an annual round of military exercises on Monday. The four-minute video shows a Hwasong-12 ballistic...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. and North Korea (all times local):