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North Korea Attack

NKorea Asks Russia To Consider Evacuating Embassy

AP | JIM HEINTZ and VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV | Posted 06.05.2013 | World

MOSCOW -- North Korea has warned diplomats in Pyongyang that it can't guarantee the safety of embassies in the event of a conflict and suggested they ...

SKorea: NKorea Moved Missile To East Coast

AP | SAM KIM and HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 06.04.2013 | World

SEOUL, South Korea -- After a series of escalating threats, North Korea has moved a missile with "considerable range" to its east coast, South Korea's...

U.S. Sends Missile Shield To Guam After NKorea Threat

Agence France Presse | | Posted 06.03.2013 | World

The United States is to deploy a THAAD missile defense battery to defend its bases on the Pacific island of Guam, the Pentagon said Wednesday followin...

NKorea Threatens 'Merciless Attack' And 'Nuclear Strike' Against U.S.

Reuters | Posted 06.03.2013 | World

LONDON, April 3 (Reuters) - North Korea said it had "ratified" a merciless attack against the United States, potentially involving a "diversified nu...

Russia Urges Restraint On NKorea's Threats

Reuters | Posted 05.30.2013 | World

* Moscow urges parties not to "cross the point of no return" * Senior diplomat says war is unacceptable * Moscow says U....

White House Responds To North Korea Threat

Posted 05.07.2013 | Politics

By MATTHEW PENNINGTON AND JOSH LEDERMAN, The ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — The U.S. is fully capable of defending itself against a North Korean b...

N. Korea Claims Its Missiles Can Reach U.S.

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 10.09.2012 | World

SEOUL, South Korea -- North Korea on Tuesday warned that the U.S. mainland is within range of its missiles and said that Washington's recent agreement...

PHOTOS: An Insider's Look At North Korean Daily Life

Posted 10.07.2011 | World

It's known as one of the world's most isolated nations, the subject of intense global speculation as it makes headlines for a long-range rocket launch...

International Criminal Court: North Korea Under Investigation

AP | TOBY STERLING | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

AMSTERDAM — The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court said Monday he has opened an preliminary investigation into possible war crimes b...

US, Japan Begin War Games; China Denounces Drills

AP | ERIC TALMADGE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TOKYO — In an ongoing show of force following a deadly North Korean attack on a front-line island, the U.S. and Japan began one of their biggest-eve...

Two Civilian Deaths Reported In South Korea After Attack

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM and KWANG-TAE KIM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

INCHEON, South Korea — South Korea's president vowed Thursday to boost security around islands near the site of a North Korean artillery attack ...

Behind The North Korea Attack: Kim Jong Un's Rise

Time | BILL POWELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Analysts in Seoul said the thread plausibly linking the nuclear revelations and Tuesday's attack in the West Sea is the leadership succession now unde...

South Korea Agrees To 'High Level Defense Talks' With North

AP | KIM KWANG-TAE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea has accepted a North Korean proposal to hold high-level defense talks following months of soaring tensions, a b...

North Korea Warns 'Unpredictable Strikes' Could Be Coming

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea said Saturday it will go ahead with artillery drills on a border island shelled by North Korea last month despi...

If It's Not One Thing, It's Another: Obama's Burgeoning Geopolitical Crises

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
William Bradley

Only a few weeks after definitively learning that, yes, it really was "the economy, stupid," Obama has several big new headaches in regards to Korea, Afghanistan, the unending Israeli-Palestinian question, and Russia.

South Korea's Defense Chief Quits In Wake Of Attack

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM and FOSTER KLUG | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

YEONPYEONG ISLAND, South Korea — North Korea warned Friday that planned U.S.-South Korean military drills are pushing the peninsula to the brink...

North Korea Is in China's Strategic Backyard: It Should Deal With It

Leon T. Hadar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Leon T. Hadar

The most effective way for the U.S. to help achieve a stable balance of power in the Korean Peninsula is not by sending more war ships, but by providing incentives to the Chinese to stop making excuses for the North Koreans.

Korea Attack: Yeonpyeong Island Shelled By North Korea (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

AP/The Huffington Post | HYUNG-JIN KIM and KWANG-TAE KIM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

INCHEON, South Korea — North and South Korea exchanged artillery fire Tuesday after the North shelled an island near their disputed sea border, ...

North Korea Sub Suspected In Sinking Of South Korea Warship

AP | SANGWON YOON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea's defense minister confirmed Monday that traces of an explosive chemical substance used to make torpedoes were ...

North Korea Threatens To Shut Borders

AP | MATTHEW LEE and HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Wednesday the world must respond to the "unacceptable provocation" repr...

Clinton: South Korea Ship Sinking Requires Response

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ELMENDORF AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska — China has signaled it could soon join the U.S. and its allies in blaming North Korea in the sinking of a Sout...