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.
North Korea claimed Sunday it had successfully launched a satellite into space, the Korean Central Television announced.
Japan, in close cooperation with the international community, will not hesitate to take measures against North Korea after Pyongyang launched a long-range rocket, the office of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced Sunday.
Bloomberg: North Korea Launches Long-Range Rocket a Month After Nuclear Test. North Korea launched a long-range rocket Sunday, drawing immediate condemnation from Japan and the U.S. a month after the isolated nation conducted a fourth nuclear test. Show More Summary
North Korea’s missile launch will lead to the worsening of the situation on the Korean peninsula and is a blow to the international system of non-proliferation of nuclear arms, the Xinhua news agency said in a piece also published on the Chinese Defense Ministry's website.
The UN Security Council may shortly hold an emergency meeting after North Korea conducted a rocket launch on Sunday, a diplomatic source in the United Nations said.
The long-range rocket North Korea had launched earlier Sunday flew over Japan’s Okinawa prefecture, Japanese Defense Minister Gen Nakatani said.
US State Secretary John Kerry slammed North Korea’s Sunday missile launch, pledging to continue working with the UN Security Council to hold Pyongyang to account.
The United States strongly condemned today's missile launch by North Korea. The launch represents yet another destabilizing and provocative action and is a flagrant violation of multiple United Nations Security Council resolutions.
North Korea defied international warnings and launched a long-range rocket that the UN and others call a cover for a banned test of technology for a missile that could strike the US mainland. The rocket was fired from North Korea's west coast and tracked separately by the governments Japan and...
By Jack Kim and Shinichi Saoshiro SEOUL/TOKYO, Feb 7 (Reuters) - North Korea launched a long-range rocket on Sunday carrying what it has said is a satellite, South Korea's defense ministry said, in defiance of United Nations sanctions. Show More Summary
The US Defense Department is preparing a statement after North Korea launched a long-range rocket, an official said.
The White House condemned the Sunday launch of a long-range rocket by North Korea, expressing its commitment to security of regional allies.
The only debate before the New Hampshire primary election was tonight and the candidates pitched to the state and the nation why they deserve our votes. The debate, hosted by ABC News, came shortly after breaking news from North Korea, where it was announced that the country had launched a long-range missile. The first few [...]Show More Summary
The U.S. and its allies have condemned the plan, while North Korea proceeded on Sunday in defiance of warnings.
North Korea has launched a long-range rocket that the United Nations suspects is a cover for a ballistic missile test.
After "preparing" for over a week, moments ago at 00:31 UTC time, North Korea - which has failed to shock the world with some "news" for over a month when it tested a "hydrogen" bomb which according to experts was anything but - launched a long-range rocket which some say is being used as a cover for banned missile test. Show More Summary
SEOUL/TOKYO (Reuters) - North Korea launched a long-range rocket on Sunday carrying what it has said is a satellite, South Korea's defense ministry said, in defiance of United Nations sanctions barring it from using ballistic missile technology. North Korea had notified U.N. Show More Summary
The Republican candidates are literally about to take their spots on the debate stage in Manchester, New Hampshire–and North Korea has launched a...
South Korea's defence ministry says North fired the rocket from the Dongchang-ri missile base, in defiance of warnings.