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UNSC to meet over North Korea weapon tests today

The meeting was requested by the United Kingdom, France and Germany, a source close to the matter told Sputnik.

27 Aug 2019 2:45 PM

Trump downplays recent missile launches by North Korea

‘They really haven't tested missiles other than, you know, smaller ones, which is something that lots test,’ he said.

26 Jul 2019 7:27 PM

Facing diplomatic pressure, Malaysia bans all citizens from traveling to North Korea

The travel ban could affect an Asian Cup qualifier football match between Malaysia and North Korea scheduled for October 5 in Pyongyang.

28 Sep 2017 12:04 PM

Russian president Putin warns of 'global catastrophe' in North Korea impasse

Putin's comments came after US called for the 'strongest possible measures' against N Korea for detonating what it called a hydrogen bomb.

05 Sep 2017 12:57 PM

South Korea continues live-fire military drills after North Korean nuclear test

The most recent advance came Sunday in an underground test of what leader Kim Jong Un's government claimed was a hydrogen bomb.

05 Sep 2017 11:21 AM


US says North Korea 'begging for war,' pushes for tougher UN sanctions

The South's defence minister said Seoul believed the North had succeeded in miniaturising a bomb to fit into a missile.

05 Sep 2017 11:05 AM

Always supported talks: China on US seeking dialogue with N Korea

China has signed up for increasingly tough UN sanctions against North Korea, but has also pushed for a resumption of dialogue.

03 Aug 2017 8:11 PM

China warns rising tension with North Korea could be 'disastrous'

China is pushing for talks on dismantling North Korea's nuclear program after its ally carried out two nuclear tests last year.

04 Jul 2017 1:11 PM

Successful flight test of short-range missile off Odisha coast

The technologies and subsystems incorporated in the missile have performed well, meeting all the mission requirements.

03 Jul 2017 8:43 PM

North Korea fires missile after South Korean prez Moon Jae-In pledges dialogue

Moon Jae-In had said that he was willing to visit Pyongyang ‘in the right circumstances’.

14 May 2017 9:12 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

Iran's missile test 'not a message' to Trump

Iran test-fired a new ballistic missile last week, prompting Washington to impose some new sanctions on Tehran.

07 Feb 2017 10:22 AM

US admits to Kim Jong-un nuke ‘feat’

US says North Korea’s nuclear, missile tests show qualitative improvement.

07 Jan 2017 2:26 AM