South Korea says the latest hot rhetoric aimed at North Korea by President Donald Trump underlines U.S. resolve to deal strictly with Pyongyang. Trump told the U.N. General Assembly in … Click to Continue »
In recent days, the United States has ratcheted up its rhetoric against North Korea as Pyongyang continues to test its arsenal of ballistic missiles and nuclear weapons. During a speech before the United Nations General Assembly on September 19, President Donald Trump promised to destroy the North Korean regime in the event of a conflict.
BEIJING – In Donald Trump’s struggles to confront the escalating threat of North Korea’s nuclear program, one factor has always loomed large: China. Trump believes Beijing, Pyongyang’s chief ally, could take advantage of its political...Show More Summary
Dave Majumdar Security, Asia 25 million people want to know. In recent days, the United States has ratcheted up its rhetoric against North Korea as Pyongyang continues to test its arsenal of ballistic missiles and nuclear weapons. During...Show More Summary
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday vowed to "totally destroy" North Korea unless Pyongyang backs down from its nuclear challenge, mocking North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as a "rocket man" on a suicide mission.
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that the United States will be forced to "totally destroy" North Korea unless Pyongyang backs down from its nuclear challenge, mocking North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as a "rocket man" on a suicide mission.
DOHA/KUWAIT (Reuters) - North Korean workers will start leaving Qatar and Kuwait after the Gulf Arab states said they would stop renewing visas, cutting off a source of foreign income for Pyongyang after U.N. Security Council sanctions and pressure from the United States.
Spain on Monday ordered North Korea’s ambassador to leave the country by September 30 in protest over Pyongyang’s nuclear tests, which it has criticised as "a serious threat to peace". "Today, the ambassador of North Korea DPRK in Spain has been declared persona non grata," the foreign ministry said on its English twitter account. Show More Summary
Donald Trump to make debut address to UN General Assembly US President expected to rebuke states that have enabled Pyongyang Trump pledges to 'Make the United Nations great' Elected on the nationalist slogan "America first,"...Show More Summary
Days after President Donald Trump referred to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as “rocket man” and members of his administration made it clear military options against Pyongyang remained on the table, Defense Secretary James Mattis sought...Show More Summary
Pyongyang says latest sanctions will only increase "pace towards the ultimate completion of the state nuclear force".
The Trans-Siberian Railway, the longest railway line in the world, built between 1891 and 1916 by order of Russian tsar Alexander III, covers around 6,000 miles, from Moscow to Vladivostok (with service to Pyongyang), in nearly eight short days. Show More Summary
In the ongoing game of escalating verbal ping-pong, North Korea responded on Monday to the latest condemnation by the UN Security Council which responded to Pyongyang Friday missile launch with a harsly worded verbal rebuke, and warned...Show More Summary
A day after US ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley admitted that with the latest round of sanctions the Security Council has just about reached the limits of China’s and Russia’s tolerance – and that the US will now need toShow More Summary
Pyongyang’s and Washington’s miscalculation and misconception could lead to the worst outcomes.
Iran's intentions are far more dangerous than North Korea's, and Tehran having a nuclear bomb is gravely more lethal than Pyongyang.
Germany's foreign minister is calling for direct talks with North Korea in the standoff over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs. Officials in Germany, which holds an election Sunday, have been … Click to Continue »
Donald Trump’s administration ramped up the pressure on North Korea on Sunday (Sep 17) ahead of a week of high-stakes diplomacy at the United Nations, warning Pyongyang will be “destroyed” if it refuses to end its “reckless” nuclear and ballistic missile drive. With US officials and their allies scrambling to find ways to contain an