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North Korea Weapons

Front Companies, Embassies Mask NKorean Weapons Trade

Reuters | Posted 05.11.2014 | World

By James Pearson SEOUL, March 11 (Reuters) - North Korea has developed sophisticated ways to circumvent U.N. sanctions, including the ...

LOOK: Images Show NKorean Launch-Pad Halt

AP | FOSTER KLUG | Posted 09.22.2013 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea has stopped construction work at a site meant to launch bigger and better long-range rockets, a possible sign t...

NKorea To Panama: Release Crew

AP | Posted 09.16.2013 | World

PYONGYANG, North Korea — North Korea's Foreign Ministry says Panama should release the crew detained in the apprehension of a freighter carrying...

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...

North Korea's Kim Jong Un Calls For Better Living Standards

AP | FOSTER KLUG and SAM KIM | Posted 03.02.2013 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — Making his first New Year's speech, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un called Tuesday for his country to focus on economic imp...

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...

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 Korean Weapons Were Headed For Iran

AP | JANE FUGAL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BANGKOK — Thailand said Monday that an aircraft loaded with North Korean weapons was flying to Iran when it was intercepted in December but the ...

Thais Seize Plane Carrying Weapons From North Korea

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BANGKOK — Five foreigners were detained and their foreign-registered aircraft impounded after it landed in the Thai capital Saturday with tons o...

UAE Seizes N Korea Arms Cargo Headed For Iran

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The United Arab Emirates has seized a ship illegally carrying North Korean weapons bound for Iran, diplomatic sources at the UN have said....

North Korea Vows To'Weaponize' Its Plutonium

AP | KWANG-TAE KIM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea responded to new U.N. sanctions with more defiance, promising Saturday to step up its nuclear bomb-making progr...