SEOUL ? North Korean leader Kim Jong Un supervised the test-firing of a submarine-launched ballistic missile and declared it “the greatest success,” which puts the country in the “front rank” of nuclear military powers, official media...Show More Summary
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has ramped up the missile threat, the commander of U.S. Army forces in the Pacific said.
Doug Bandow Security, Asia The danger of ambiguity and entanglement is greater. Looking to its legacy, the Obama administration may declare no first use of nuclear weapons. Some Asia specialists worried about North Korea argue against making such a pledge. Show More Summary
But then again, dude says a lot of shit.
The North Korean leader announced that his country is fully capable of launching a nuclear strike.
Netflix (the real one) isn't too worried about the so-called "Netflix of North Korea" that was announced last week. State-run North Korean media unveiled a new set-top box last Tuesday called "Manbang" — which translates to "everywhere"...Show More Summary
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un supervised a test-fire of a submarine-launched ballistic missile and declared it "the greatest success" that put the country in the "front rank" of nuclear military powers, official media reported on Thursday.
North Korea’s government appears to have launched an internet Video on Demand service. It’s got limited content and an unfortunate name for English speakers. It seems the service was intended to have a name conveying that the content...Show More Summary
The US and South Korea kicked off large-scale military exercises on Monday to practice a preventive strike originating from North Korea. Pyongyang responded with a traditional threat of a preventive nuclear attack on the South. Sputnik discussed the matter with Vladimir Khrustalev, an expert in North Korean weapons with Lifeboat Foundation NGO.
From online videos of war crimes, to satellite images of rights violations in areas as reclusive as North Korea, to eyewitness accounts disseminated on social media, we have access to more relevant data today than ever before.
Negating missile-defense systems?
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ASIA PIVOT: North Korea test fires ballistic missile from submarine. The US Pacific Command tracked the missile over and into the Sea of Japan, also known as the East Sea, approximately 300 miles off the coast of North Korea. This was the first time a North Korean missile entered Japan’s air defense identification zone, Japanese […]
Seoul (dpa) – North Korea on Wednesday test-fired a submarine-launched ballistic missile in waters off its east coast, Yonhap reported Wednesday, citing a South Korean military source. North Korea launched the ballistic missile from a submarine at around 5:30 am (2030 GMT Tuesday), South...
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In April 1960, not yet finished with high school, 17-year-old Eiko Kawasaki boarded a Soviet ship called the Kryl’ion in the Japanese port of Niigata and set sail on the journey of a lifetime, to a place she was told was paradise: North Korea. She and hundreds of her fellow passengers had heard...
North Korea on Wednesday fired a ballistic missile from a submarine off its east coast into the sea, the South Korean military said.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan, China and South Korea agreed to urge North Korea to refrain from provocation and follow U.N. Security Council resolutions, after the country's latest missile launch towards Japan early on Wednesday.
North Korea on Wednesday fired a ballistic missile from a submarine into the sea in an apparent protest against Monday's start of annual South Korea-US military drills. The missile fired from a submarine off the eastern coastal town of Sinpo flew about 310 miles, the longest flight of a North...