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North Korea Rocket

North Korea Presses Provocations With New Ballistic Missile Launch

Reuters | Andrew Hart | Posted 08.03.2016 | World

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea launched a ballistic missile on Wednesday that landed in or near Japanese-controlled waters for the first time, the late...

North Korea Claims It Can Strike U.S. In Pacific After Missile Tests

Reuters | Andrew Hart | Posted 06.22.2016 | World

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea leader Kim Jong Un said after supervising the test launch of a "medium long-range strategic ballistic missile" that the ...

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...

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

Reuters | Posted 05.28.2013 | World

By David Chance and Phil Stewart SEOUL/WASHINGTON, March 29 (Reuters) - North Korea put its rocket units on standby on Friday to attac...

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...

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


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...

North Korea To Launch Long-Range Rocket

Reuters | Posted 05.16.2012 | World

By Jack Kim and Jeremy Laurence SEOUL, March 16 (Reuters) - North Korea said on Friday it will launch a "working" satellite to mark th...

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.

Gibbs: North Korea Rocket A "Pretty Big Coincidence"

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs, asked by reporters if the administration thought North Korea's rocket launch was timed to President Obama's ...

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...