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At UN, world leaders confront North Korea crisis

The threat from North Korea's nuclear and missile tests has dominated this year's gathering of world leaders, but divisions remain over how to ...

China says N.Korea nuclear issue must be resolved peacefully

'Resuming peace talks is an equally important step in implementing security council resolutions.'

US warns N.Korea will be 'destroyed' if threats continue

'None of us want war.'
September 18, 2017 | 10:08 am GMT+7

To shoot down or not? N.Korea launch highlights intercept issues

The missile, which fell in the Pacific Ocean, represented North Korea's furthest-ever flight.
September 17, 2017 | 10:43 am GMT+7

The least bad way for Trump to deal with North Korea

Pyongyang is a master of sanctions evasion, devising ever new and effective ways to keep their weapons programs funded.
September 15, 2017 | 09:08 am GMT+7

N.Korea threatens to 'sink' Japan, reduce U.S. to 'ashes and darkness'

'The four islands of the archipelago should be sunken into the sea by the nuclear bomb of Juche. Japan is no longer needed to exist near us.'
September 14, 2017 | 03:51 pm GMT+7

South Korea braces for possible new missile test to mark North's founding day

Pyongyang marks its founding anniversary each year with a big display of pageantry and military hardware. 
September 09, 2017 | 01:48 pm GMT+7

Trump: 'Sad day' for North Korea if US takes military action

'Military action would certainly be an option. Is it inevitable? Nothing is inevitable.'
September 08, 2017 | 08:50 am GMT+7

Vietnam planning to crank up Russian-subsidized nuclear study center by 2025

The $500 million project has been revealed less than a year after the country scrapped plans for two nuclear power plants due to economic reasons.
September 05, 2017 | 03:20 pm GMT+7

S.Korea conducts missile drill after N.Korea nuclear test rattles globe

South Korea's air force and army conducted drills involving long-range air-to-surface missiles and ballistic missiles.
September 04, 2017 | 08:26 am GMT+7

North Korea 'explosion' points to nuclear test

The apparent test came just hours after it claimed to have developed a hydrogen bomb that could be loaded into the country's new intercontinental ballistic missile.
September 03, 2017 | 11:49 am GMT+7

S. Korea's Moon: There will be no war on Korean peninsula

Tensions have soared in recent months over Pyongyang's weapons ambitions.
August 17, 2017 | 12:10 pm GMT+7

Iran says can quit nuclear deal if US keeps adding sanctions

President Hassan Rouhani warned Tuesday that Iran could abandon its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers within hours.
August 16, 2017 | 10:28 am GMT+7

CIA chief: Not surprising if North Korea tests missile again

North Korea conducted two tests in July.
August 14, 2017 | 08:14 am GMT+7

Trump says N.Korea would 'truly regret' attacking US

But Trump also appeared to be open to diplomacy.
August 12, 2017 | 08:21 am GMT+7