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North Korea Rocket Launch

SKorea: Possibility Of NKorea Missile Launch 'Very High'

Reuters | Posted 06.10.2013 | World

By Daum Kim and Phil Stewart SEOUL/WASHINGTON, April 10 (Reuters) - South Korea said on Wednesday there was "very high" probability th...

North Korean Rockets

Jeff Danziger | Posted 06.04.2013 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Report: Kim Jong Un Orders Rockets On Standby To Hit U.S. Bases

Posted 03.28.2013 | World

Kim Jong Un has reportedly ordered North Korea's rockets on standby to hit U.S. military bases in South Korea and the Pacific. According to Reuter...

Source Claims NKorea Preparing More Nuclear Tests

Reuters | Posted 04.17.2013 | World

By Benjamin Kang Lim BEIJING, Feb 15 (Reuters) - North Korea has told its key ally, China, that it is prepared to stage one or even tw...

PHOTO: How Kim Jong-Un Celebrated N. Korea Rocket Launch

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 12.14.2012 | World

As thousands took to the streets of Pyongyang to rejoice, Kim Jong Un celebrated North Korea's rocket launch in his own way -- by smoking a victory ci...

North Korea Rocket

Jeff Danziger | Posted 02.12.2013 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


WATCH: N. Korea Releases Control Room Footage Of Rocket Launch

Posted 12.12.2012 | World

Hours after it successfully launched a long-rage rocket into space, North Korea has released raw footage of technicians tracking the rocket's orbit fr...

WATCH: What Has This North Korea Anchor So Overly Excited?

Huffington Post | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 12.12.2012 | World

What has this North Korean KCTV anchor in such a fluster of excitement? Why, the successful launch of North Korea's Unha-3 rocket and satellite of cou...

Why N. Korea Launched Its Rocket Now | Posted 12.12.2012 | World

By JEAN H. LEE -- The Associated Press Why would North Korea launch a rocket into space now? The act invites additional sanctions for a country whe...

NORAD: North Korean Rocket Appeared To Deploy Satellite

Reuters | Posted 02.10.2013 | World

WASHINGTON, Dec 11 (Reuters) - The rocket launched by North Korea was detected on Tuesday by U.S. missile-warning systems, and officials at the North ...

North Korea Launches Long-Range Missile

Reuters | Posted 02.10.2013 | World

By Jack Kim and Mayumi Negishi SEOUL/TOKYO, Dec 12 (Reuters) - North Korea successfully launched a rocket on Wednesday, boosting the credentials of...

The Daily Szep- North Korea's Rocket

Paul Szep | Posted 02.09.2013 | Comedy
Paul Szep


Can Flowers Save The DPRK?

Illya Szilak | Posted 01.01.2013 | Travel
Illya Szilak

If I could retain one image of North Korea, it would not be the tacky décor or the outrageously enjoyable circus or the million and one monuments or the flashing neon everywhere. It would be the shabby apartment buildings with the little flowerpots on each balcony.

North Korea's Failure Is Not a Success, Ignore at Your Own Peril

Joshua W. Walker | Posted 06.23.2012 | World
Joshua W. Walker

Sitting at the center of what is currently the most economically and geo-strategically important region in the world, North Korea matters for everyone, and its failed rocket launch only increases the chance of danger ahead.

North Korea's Failure: The Good and the Bad

Richard N. Haass | Posted 06.13.2012 | World
Richard N. Haass

North Korea remains a serious military threat. It still possesses as many as a dozen nuclear warheads, proven short-range missiles, and a formidable conventional fighting force. It is as much an army with a country as vice-versa.

U.N. Security Council To Meet About NK Rocket

Reuters | Posted 06.12.2012 | World

UNITED NATIONS, April 12 (Reuters) - The U.N. Security Council will meet to discuss a possible response to North Korea's rocket launch on Friday, co...

South Korea: Launch Would Be Grave Provocation

Reuters | Posted 05.15.2012 | World

SEOUL, March 16 (Reuters) - South Korea said on Friday the launch of a satellite by North Korea in April would be a violation of a U.N. Security Cou...

North Korea UN Draft Agreement Reached By Six Powers

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council and Japan have reached an agreement on a draft statement about North Korea's long-range rocket...

Obama Needs to be Nuanced in North Korea Response

Steve Clemons | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Steve Clemons

In engineering one of the first global crises designed to test the new administration, North Korea seems to be demanding that it not fall too far down the Obama priority list.

Obama Gets '3 a.m. Phone Call' On North Korea

CNN Political Ticker | Suzanne Malveaux | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Visiting Prague, Czech Republic, U.S. President Barack Obama was awakened at 4:30 a.m. Sunday with the news that North Korea had launched a rocket, as...

North Korea's Satellite Launch

John Feffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
John Feffer

It doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure out why North Korea just launched another rocket. The country wants attention.

North Korea Missile Launch Could Be Imminent: Report

Reuters | Jon Herskovitz and Kim Yeon-hee | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

North Korea has removed the cover from the top of a long-range rocket and started a radar needed to track its flight, South Korea's Yonhap news agency...