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North Korea Fires Short-Range Missile Along Its Coast

Reuters | Eline Gordts | Posted 03.29.2016 | World

SEOUL, March 29 (Reuters) - North Korea test fired a short-range missile on its east coast on Tuesday, South Korea's military said, amid heightened te...

North Korea Fires Ballistic Missile Into Sea

Reuters | Kelly Chen | Posted 03.17.2016 | World

SEOUL, March 18 (Reuters) - North Korea fired a ballistic missile on Friday that flew about 800 km (500 miles) off its east coast into the sea, South ...

North Korea Fires Two Short-Range Missiles Off Coast

Reuters | Posted 03.01.2015 | World

SEOUL, March 2 (Reuters) - North Korea fired two short-range missiles off its east coast on Monday, the South Korean military said, a move seen as a p...

North Korea May Be Restarting Plant That Can Make Nukes

Posted 11.19.2014 | World

WASHINGTON (AP) — For the first time in nearly six years North Korea may be restarting a plant that can reprocess nuclear fuel into weapons-grade pl...

North, South Korea Military Officials Hold Rare Talks

Reuters | Posted 12.14.2014 | World

SEOUL, Oct 15 (Reuters) - High-ranking military officials from North and South Korea met on Wednesday to discuss recent border altercations includin...

Is NKorea Using Spy Drones?

Reuters | Posted 06.01.2014 | World

(Adds details) SEOUL, April 1 (Reuters) - An unmanned drone crashed on a South Korean island near a disputed maritime border with Nort...

North Korea's Latest Embarrassment?

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 08.15.2013 | World

Government experts and independent researchers say North Korean missiles that were paraded in Pyongyang in late July are "almost certainly" fake, acco...

Enough To Give Pause? North Korea's Military Might

National Post | Richard Johnson, Andrew Barr and Jonathon Rivait | Posted 04.11.2013 | World

With the world staring down the barrel of North Korea’s nuclear arsenal, intercontinental missiles, and biological and chemical weapons, sane people...

Ex-NKorea Spy: Kim Jong Un Struggling To Control Military

Agence France Presse | | Posted 06.10.2013 | World

A former North Korean spy who bombed a South Korean airliner said Wednesday that the North's leader Kim Jong-Un is struggling to control his military ...

Switzerland Offers NKorea Crisis Mediation

Reuters | Posted 06.07.2013 | World

ZURICH, April 7 (Reuters) - Switzerland has offered to mediate with North Korea as tension rises on the Korean peninsula following U.N. sanctions im...

Kim Jong Un Sings Praise, Oungum-Style

Reuters | Posted 05.24.2013 | World

SEOUL (Reuters) - Forget "Hail to the Chief". In North Korea, the army sing their leader's praises with a chorus of "We Will Defend General Kim Jong-u...

LOOK: Kim Visits The Troops (And Looks At Sturgeons)

Posted 03.12.2013 | World

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un took some time out of his busy week of war threats against the U.S. and South Korea to visit members of his military. ...

Why It Would Be Very Hard For NKorea To Hit The U.S.

Reuters | Posted 05.07.2013 | World

By Jack Kim SEOUL, March 8 (Reuters) - North Korea has plenty of military firepower even if its threat this week of a pre-emptive nuc...

NKorean Leader Oversees 'Actual War' Drill

Agence France Presse | | Posted 04.28.2013 | World

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un oversaw a live-fire artillery drill aimed at simulating an "actual war", state media said Tuesday, a day after South K...

North Korean Aircraft Crashes In China

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A North Korean aircraft, which may be a fighter jet, has crashed in China near the country's shared border, say Chinese and South Korean reports....

North Korea Threatens 'Physical Response' To U.S. Military Moves

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(AP) HANOI, Vietnam - North Korea on Friday threatened the United States and South Korea with a "physical response" to planned weekend naval exercise...