The United States can confirm that North Korea put a "satellite or some space device" into orbit, Pentagon spokesman Peter Cook said Monday.
Tokyo is currently working on its own measures against Pyongyang to quickly respond to the launch of a long-range rocket by North Korea and other pressing issues, Japanese Foreign Ministry's press secretary Yasuhisa Kawamura told Sputnik on Monday.
Although the international community led by the UN condemned North Korea’s launch of a long-range rocket and even threatened to impose another round of sanctions, it won’t change anything in North Korea and Pyongyang will continue to build more rockets in the future, Professor John Dunn told Radio Sputnik.
The Russian Foreign Ministry reiterated on Monday that the recent launch of a long-range rocket by North Korea violated the UNSC resolutions but warned against any unilateral steps in response to Pyongyang's actions.
New UN Security Council sanctions against Pyongyang in response to repeated violations of UN resolutions will be useless, a coordinator of the US-based United National Antiwar Coalition (UNAC) pressure group told Sputnik.
One day after Pyongyang angered the West with a satellite launch
The launch on Sunday is another sign of Pyongyangs growing threat, and the impotence of U.S. and global efforts to stop it.
Tokyo will give "a hard and decisive response" to Pyongyang's rocket test, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said.
New UN Security Council sanctions against Pyongyang should not trigger a humanitarian and economic collapse in the country, Russia's Envoy to the United Nations Vitaly Churkin said Sunday.
Existing UN sanctions imposed on North Korea over its nuclear activities are unable to stop Pyongyang from developing nuclear weapons, Chinese Permanent Representative to the UN Liu Jieyi said Sunday.
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations Security Council on Sunday condemned North Korea's latest rocket launch and vowed to take "significant measures" in response to Pyongyang's violations of U.N. resolutions, Venezuela's U.N. Show More Summary
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov discussed with his Japanese counterpart Fumio Kishida in a phone conversation on Sunday Pyongyang’s long-range rocket launch, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.
The Chinese Foreign Ministry made a representation to the North Korean ambassador on Sunday after Pyongyang carried out a long-range rocket launch, the ministry's spokeswoman said.
A long-range rocket launch by Pyongyang is a violation of five UN Security Council Resolutions, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Sunday.
France calls on the international community to take tough measures against North Korea in connection with the launch of a ballistic missile by Pyongyang, French President Francois Hollande’s press service said in a statement on Sund...
According to South Korea's military chiefs it is impossible to predict Pyongyang's actions Seoul expects North Korea to commit provocations "at any time".
Tokyo considers imposing their own sanctions against North Korea with regard to Pyongyang's launch of a ballistic missile, Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida said Sunday.
Pyongyang ignored calls by international community, showing a defiant disregard for international law by firing a long-range missile, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Sunday.
According to Japan’s chief cabinet secretary, Tokyo expressed a strong protest to North Korea following the announcement that Pyongyang launched a long-range rocke carrying a satellite.
Seoul is calling on the UN Security Council to impose harsh sanctions against Pyongyang after launched a rocket on Sunday, South Korean President Park Geun-hye said.