Tag: North Korea

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staffNovember 29, 2017

North Korea says new missile can hit entire US

North Korea says it has successfully tested a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that can reach the whole ...

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staffNovember 21, 2017

Trump names North Korea ‘a state sponsor of terror’

The US President Donald Trump has designated North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism; he also promised more US Treasury ...

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staffNovember 17, 2017

Chinese envoy to head to North Korea, hopes to improve ties

China was preparing Friday to dispatch its highest-level envoy to North Korea in two years in a bid to improve ...

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staffNovember 12, 2017

Trump trades ‘fat’ barb with North Korea

US President Donald Trump has again traded barbs with North Korea, shortly before offering to mediate in a heated regional ...

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staffOctober 31, 2017

Japanese media – 200 N Koreans killed at nuclear test site collapse

As many as 200 workers were killed in North Korea when a tunnel under construction at the country’s nuclear test ...

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staffOctober 30, 2017

NATO chief calls North Korea ‘global threat’ during Japan visit

NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg called North Korea a “global threat” Monday (Oct 30) and said he backed tighter sanctions against ...

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staffOctober 27, 2017

Mattis says US is not seeking war with North Korea

The United States is not seeking a war with North Korea, US defence secretary Jim Mattis said Friday during a ...

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staffOctober 26, 2017

North Korea leader sends congratulations to China’s Xi after congress

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un sent a rare congratulatory message to China’s President Xi Jinping on Wednesday wishing the ...

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staffOctober 17, 2017

Nuclear war may break out any moment, says N. Korean UN envoy

North Korea’s deputy UN ambassador has warned the UN General Assembly that the crisis on the Korean Peninsula “has reached ...

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staffSeptember 26, 2017

North Korea appears to bolster defenses after flight by US bombers as rhetoric escalates

SEOUL/BEIJING – North Korea appears to have boosted defenses on its east coast, South Korea’s Yonhap news agency said on ...