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Developer of North Korea missiles, nuclear weapons dies

Ju was a former minister of the North's defence ministry, which was in charge of developing the country's nuclear weapons and missiles.

04 Sep 2018 3:01 PM

N Korea begins dismantling key facilities at rocket test site: Analysts

38 North analyst Joseph Bermudez called the move an 'important first step' for Kim in fulfilling commitments he made to Trump.

24 Jul 2018 9:05 AM

After BrahMos flight test success, Pak gets tracking system from China

China is the first country to export such sensitive equipment to Pakistan, according to report.

22 Mar 2018 7:01 PM

We must mass-produce nuclear warheads: Kim Jong-Un

Kim says he always had nuclear launch button on his desk, has presided over multiple missile tests in recent months.

01 Jan 2018 9:04 AM

South Korea arms sales sparks up amid tensions with N Korea: study

South Korea is a top arms producer among emerging countries in the sector, including Brazil, India and Turkey.

11 Dec 2017 4:34 PM


In a defiant act, North Korea celebrates latest ballistic missile test

The US in response warned that Kim Jong-Un's regime would be ‘utterly destroyed’ in North Korea it provokes a military clash.

02 Dec 2017 2:17 PM

North Korea’s missile test is ‘provocative action’: Kremlin

It was the North's third successful ICBM test and poses a new challenge to US

29 Nov 2017 5:59 PM

North Korea vows harsh retaliation against new UN sanctions

The US envoy to UN, Nikki Haley, called the US-drafted resolution 'single largest economic sanctions package ever leveled against' N Korea.

07 Aug 2017 6:44 PM

Missile test 'warning' against US sanctions push: North Korea

Technical details of Friday's launch suggested it was significantly more powerful than the first ICBM test on July 4.

30 Jul 2017 7:21 PM

South Korea speeds up US missile defence over North's missile test

A senior official at the presidential Blue House said Seoul had also informed Beijing of the decision.

29 Jul 2017 1:13 PM


Trump says ICBM test reckless and dangerous action by North Korea

The United States condemns this test and rejects the regimes claim that these tests and these weapons ensure North Koreas security.

29 Jul 2017 8:58 AM

North Korea says it's just 'piece of cake' to destroy 'gangster' South Korea

Left-leaning Moon condemned the launch and joined calls for tighter sanctions on Pyongyang.

08 Jul 2017 3:11 PM

Kim Jong Un vows North Korea will 'demonstrate its mettle to US'

Kim told 'scientists and technicians that the US would be displeased to witness the DPRK's strategic option' on its Independence Day.

06 Jul 2017 8:17 AM

N-tipped ICBM triggers reaction

US calls for global action to hold North Korea accountable for pursuing N-arms.

06 Jul 2017 3:17 AM

US Prez Donald Trump, world leaders head into stormy G20 summit

In the most anticipated moment of the G20, Trump will meet Putin, the ex-KGB agent accused of having aided, with hackers and fake news.

05 Jul 2017 11:43 AM


US carries out joint missile drill with S Korea amid Pyongyang’s escalated threat

Pentagon said that US’s commitment to the defence of its allies in the region, South Korea and Japan, in the face of threats is 'ironclad'.

05 Jul 2017 11:19 AM

Will send more 'gifts' to US, won't abandon nukes: Kim Jong-Un

North Korea successfully test fired a intercontinental missile and termed it as an independance day 'gift' to Americans.

05 Jul 2017 9:22 AM

UN condemns N Korea's missile launch, calls it dangerous escalation of situation

The Security Council is expected to meet on Wednesday for an emergency closed-door meeting after North Korea's missile launch.

05 Jul 2017 8:35 AM

North Korea conducts rocket engine test to develop ICBM: US official

US President Donald Trump has warned that a "major, major conflict" with North Korea is possible over its weapons programs.

23 Jun 2017 10:43 AM

New nuclear-armed missile test, a success: N Korea

The United States, Japan and South Korea requested urgent UN Security Council consultations on the test, with a meeting expected on Monday.

14 Feb 2017 11:40 AM