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N.Korea fires missile, defying US push for new sanctions

The launch ratchets up tensions on the Korean peninsula.

China warned N.Korea of sanctions after any nuclear test

North Korea official says the country won't stop nuclear tests in face of U.S. "hostile acts"

US moves THAAD to South Korean site as North Korea boasts fire power

The anti-missile system will be operational by year-end as Trump vows to deal with 'global threat' of N.Korea.
April 26, 2017 | 09:09 am GMT+7

Pyongyang should not 'test Trump's resolve' - VP Pence

'North Korea would do well not to test his [Trump's] resolve, or the strength of the armed forces of the United States in this region.'
April 18, 2017 | 08:46 am GMT+7

US Vice President Pence arrives at military base next to DMZ border with North Korea

Japan PM strongly urges N. Korea to refrain from further provocative actions
April 17, 2017 | 09:24 am GMT+7

N.Korea fails in new missile test

Speculation is brewing that the North is preparing a sixth nuclear test, with satellite images showing its main nuclear site 'primed and ready.'
April 16, 2017 | 08:37 am GMT+7

N.Korea displays apparently new missiles as US carrier group approaches

Submarine-based missiles are on display for the first time.
April 15, 2017 | 11:52 am GMT+7

China says North Korea tension has to be stopped from reaching 'irreversible' stage

'Force cannot solve the problem, dialogue can be the only channel to resolve the problem,' Beijing said.
April 14, 2017 | 04:01 pm GMT+7

Trump sees global gains from 'chemistry' with China's Xi

'We had a very good bonding. I think we had a very good chemistry together.' 
April 13, 2017 | 08:20 am GMT+7

Ordinary North Koreans unfazed by Trump

As North Korea prepares to celebrate the 105th anniversary of the birth of its founder Kim Il Sung, ordinary citizens seem unfazed by Donald Trump's pledge to "sort out the ...
April 12, 2017 | 03:19 pm GMT+7

North Korea 'ready for war' with United States

Pyongyang denounces 'reckless moves' by the U.S., including deploying a Navy strike force to waters around the Korean peninsula.
April 11, 2017 | 02:40 pm GMT+7

Trump seeks options for eliminating N.Korea nuke threat

The United States expects China, the main ally of North Korea, to do more to rein in the regime in Pyongyang.
April 10, 2017 | 09:11 am GMT+7

Trump to Abe: US to boost military defense against NKorea

Trump made clear that 'the United States stands with its allies Japan and South Korea in the face of the serious threat that North Korea continues to pose.'
April 06, 2017 | 08:54 am GMT+7

North Korea fires missile into Sea of Japan

Trump and China's Xi set to discuss North Korea at upcoming summit.
April 05, 2017 | 09:31 am GMT+7

Malaysia releases Kim's body, citizens in N.Korea return

The swap agreement of Kim's body for nine Malaysian citizens brings to an end nearly seven weeks of diplomatic standoff between the formerly friendly countries.
March 31, 2017 | 08:53 am GMT+7