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North Korea Fires Missiles Into Ocean

AP | By JUNG-YOON CHOI and HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 09.07.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea launched two short-range ballistic missiles Wednesday morning into the sea off its east coast, a South Korean ...

North Korea Fires Short-Range Rockets Into Ocean

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 09.01.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Wednesday fired two short-range projectiles into waters off its east coast, South Korean officials said, on...

North Korea Fires MIssiles Into The Sea

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2014 | World

By Jack Kim and Thomas Escritt SEOUL/THE HAGUE, March 26 (Reuters) - North Korea fired missiles into the sea on Wednesday just as U.S....

Seoul: North Korea Launches 30 Short-Range Rockets

AP | Posted 03.22.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea launched 30 short-range rockets into the sea off its east coast Saturday, South Korea said, in the latest in a...

Seoul: NKorean Missile Passed Near Chinese Airliner

AP | By YOUKYUNG LEE | Posted 05.06.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean officials on Thursday criticized a North Korean artillery launch that they say happened minutes before a Chin...

NKorea Fires Sixth Missile Into Sea

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 07.20.2013 | World

SEOUL, South Korea -- North Korea continued firing short-range weapons over its own eastern waters Monday after a weekend of what it called "rocket la...

'The Rhetoric Is Off The Charts'

Reuters | Posted 06.04.2013 | World

By Guy Faulconbridge and Ronald Popeski LONDON/SEOUL, April 5 (Reuters) - North Korea has asked embassies in Pyongyang that might wish...

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...

More Bark Than Bite?

AP | JEAN H. LEE | Posted 05.29.2013 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — Across North Korea, soldiers are gearing up for battle and shrouding their jeeps and vans with camouflage netting. Newly pa...

Pyongyang's Attack Plan Revealed?

Agence France Presse | | Posted 05.29.2013 | World

North Korean state media issued two photos Friday that, either by accident or design, appeared to show plans for striking the US mainland, as well as ...

NKorea Orders Rocket On Standby

AP | SAM KIM | Posted 05.29.2013 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea issued its latest belligerent threat Saturday, saying it has entered "a state of war" with South Korea a day af...

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...

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...

NKorean Artillery And Rocket Forces 'On Highest Alert'

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 05.26.2013 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea's military warned Tuesday that its artillery and rocket forces are at their highest-level combat posture in the...

Sanctions Mean War? Maybe Not

AP | ERIC TALMADGE | Posted 03.27.2013 | World

By ERIC TALMADGE, The Associated Press TOKYO -- According to its official statements, North Korea is ready to go to the brink. But how serious are ...

North Korea Targeting U.S. With Nuclear Test

AP | SAM KIM | Posted 03.26.2013 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea's new president will not tolerate North Korean provocations but will continue to push for dialogue with Pyongya...

Launch, Punish, Repeat: NKorean Rockets And Sanctions Likely To Repeat

AP | Posted 03.25.2013 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea is warning that it is prepared to conduct a nuclear test and carry out more long-range rocket launches. In a s...

North Korea Years Away From Credible Missiles

AP | FOSTER KLUG and MATTHEW PENNINGTON | Posted 02.12.2013 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — After 14 years of painstaking labor, North Korea finally has a rocket that can put a satellite in orbit. But that doesn't m...

North Korea Reportedly Stops Construction On Launch Pad

AP | FOSTER KLUG | Posted 09.25.2012 | World

SEOUL, South Korea -- North Korea has stopped construction on a launch pad where intercontinental-range rockets could be tested, an interruption possi...

Analysts: North Korea's New Missiles Are Fake

AP | ERIC TALMADGE | Posted 06.26.2012 | World

By ERIC TALMADGE, Associated Press TOKYO -- Analysts who have studied photos of a half-dozen ominous new North Korean missiles showcased recently a...

Obama: North Korean 'Bad Behavior WIll Not Be Rewarded'

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 05.25.2012 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — Seoul warned Monday that it might shoot down a North Korean rocket if it passes over South Korean territory, as worries abo...

Why North Korea's Planned Rocket Test Matters

AP | FOSTER KLUG | Posted 05.23.2012 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea may have the bomb, but it hasn't perfected ways to put one onto a missile that could strike faraway enemies lik...

North Korea Says It Will Restart Nuclear-Arms Plant

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

North Korea said Tuesday it saw talks on ending its nuclear weapons program as "useless" and it planned to restart a plant that makes arms-grade pluto...