The first formal talks in two years between Seoul and Pyongyang were held in the demilitarised zone Tuesday.
11 Jan 2018 1:43 AM
If the president were to order a strike, he would identify himself to military officials at the Pentagon with codes unique to him.
03 Jan 2018 3:17 PM
In November, North Korea said it had successfully tested a new type of ballistic missile that could reach US mainland and South Korea.
16 Dec 2017 2:36 PM
Two US ships are taking part, with one each from the two Asian countries.
12 Dec 2017 1:06 AM
Nikki Haley said the ICBM launch had raised the threat of war.
30 Nov 2017 3:43 PM
'Kim Jong Un declares with pride that now we have finally realised the great historic cause of completing the state nuclear force.'
29 Nov 2017 10:12 AM
Meanwhile, giving a guarded response, Trump says US 'we will take care of it' and it is 'a situation that we will handle'
29 Nov 2017 8:54 AM
United States dropped initial demands for a full oil embargo and a freeze on the foreign assets of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un.
12 Sep 2017 5:38 PM
The ban also prohibits the expansion of any existing joint ventures involving North Koreans in China.
26 Aug 2017 7:46 PM
North Korea has pursued its weapons programmes in defiance of UN Security Council sanctions and ignored all calls.
23 Aug 2017 7:34 PM
Pyongyang has made rapid strides in its ballistic missile technology, which it is banned from pursuing under United Nations resolutions.
23 Aug 2017 11:33 AM
N Korea second ICBM missile was fired at an extremely lofted angle and landed about 200 kilometers (120 miles) off Japan's Hokkaido island.
08 Aug 2017 8:48 AM
North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong Un supervised the midnight launch of the missile on Friday night and called it a ‘stern warning’ to the US.
01 Aug 2017 1:05 PM
It said this was the 15th successful intercept in 15 tests for the weapons system known as Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD).
30 Jul 2017 8:36 PM
A first ICBM test on July 4 triggered global alarm, with experts saying the missile had a theoretical range that could reach Alaska.
29 Jul 2017 11:51 AM
After North Korea's July 4 test, the United States launched a push at the United Nations for tougher measures against Pyongyang.
26 Jul 2017 11:18 AM
The United States has been trying to get China and Russia to back a new UN Security Council resolution imposing sanctions on North Korea.
14 Jul 2017 6:50 PM
Clips of it shown on North Korean television on Monday showed the crowd repeatedly cheering and applauding for Kim.
11 Jul 2017 12:12 PM
During drill, long-range B-1B Lancer bombers flew close to the border between two Koreas and dropped 900 kg bombs.
10 Jul 2017 5:49 AM
The drill, designed to respond to potential missile launches by the North, saw 2 US bombers destroy ‘enemy’ missile batteries.
09 Jul 2017 1:20 PM