Russian Foreign Minister increased tensions on the Korean peninsula are caused by the North Korean leadership's irresponsible and unacceptable actions.
The United States has deployed an additional Patriot missile battery in South Korea, in response to North Korea’s recent nuclear test and the launch of a long-range rocket into space, The Japan Times reports.
Tensions deepen after North Korea's rocket launch as Washington and Seoul in talks on controversial missile deployment.
BEIJING (Reuters) - The United States needs to proceed with caution on possible deployment of an advanced U.S. missile defense system following North Korea's recent rocket launch and not use this as an excuse to affect China's security, the Chinese foreign minister said.
An American web designer has created a set of emojis that poke fun at the regime of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un while also mocking reality TV star Kim Kardashian's popular set of Internet icons.
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Congress has acted to expand sanctions against North Korea after the nations’ daring satellite launch last weekend. The bill passed the Senate...
Whenever North Korea launches a rocket, as it did recently, the Western media "conveniently confuses" a space launch vehicle with a ballistic missile, a member of the Korea Policy Institute (KPI) told Radio Sputnik's Brian Becker.
Zachary Przystup Security, Kennan recognized the limits of U.S. power—while maintaining that it can be highly influential. In 2009, President Obama defended his foreign policy by insisting, “I don’t even really need George Kennan right...Show More Summary
New tough stance comes after Pyongyang's recent nuclear test, rocket launch, South shuttering symbol of cooperation
The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed legislation on Friday broadening sanctions against North Korea, sending the measure to President Barack Obama to sign into law. Lawmakers said they wanted to make Washington's resolve...Show More Summary
1. The effect of sanctions on small and medium South Korean sized businesses is larger than those on North Korea. The Kaesong Industrial Zone obtains all of its raw materials from the South. Production is then carried out at Kaesong, and the finished goods are brought back to the South. Show More Summary
Congress sent Obama legislation Friday that hits North Korea with more stringent sanctions for refusing to stop its nuclear weapons program.
The bill passed in the House of Representatives 408-2
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress sent President Barack Obama legislation Friday that hits North Korea with more stringent sanctions for refusing to stop its nuclear weapons program. Deputy national security adviser Ben Rhodes said Thursday...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress sends Obama bill to punish North Korea for refusing to end nuclear weapons program.
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North Korea’s fresh missile test has sent the shockwaves all over the Asia-Pacific region with tensions mountings after South Korea requested the deployment of US missile defense system on its territory.
China celebrated the start of the Lunar New Year, and North Korea launched another satellite into orbit this week. Test your knowledge of these international events and more in our 5-minute quiz. Continue reading ? The post World news quiz: New Year’s wishes and satellite flybys appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Kim Jong Un also makes an appearance in the video released by the Korean Central News Agency