The top U.S. diplomat and defense official moved again Thursday to clarify the Trump administration’s North Korea policy, making clear that it is
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has been briefed on a plan to fire missiles towards the US Pacific territory of Guam, state media
Wall Street stocks fell on Tuesday afternoon after Donald Trump said North Korea “will be met with fire and fury” if it threatens
President Donald Trump has warned North Korea it should be “very, very nervous” if it does anything to the US. He said the
US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis has told North Korea to avoid actions that could usher in the “end of its regime and the
North Korea has vowed to retaliate and make “the US pay a price” for drafting fresh UN sanctions over its banned nuclear weapons
The US government is not seeking a regime change in North Korea, the secretary of state says, amid tensions over Pyongyang’s weapons programme.
North Korea has conducted a new intercontinental ballistic missile test, South Korea and the Pentagon say. The missile reached an altitude of about
The US has said that it will use its “considerable military forces” on North Korea “if we must”. Describing the North’s latest missile
The US has sought an urgent meeting of the UN Security Council to discuss North Korea’s new missile provocation. A closed-door session of
US student Otto Warmbier has been freed from jail in North Korea, but his parents say he has been in a coma for
The UN Security Council has unanimously condemned North Korea’s latest missile test and warned of new sanctions. In a statement, the 15-member Council
Mr Tillerson warned the UN Security Council in New York of “catastrophic consequences” if it did not act, saying it was “likely only
North Korea is being accused of parading fake weapons in its most recent show of military might.
A former US Army intelligence officer
The US military’s top commander in the Pacific has said an advanced missile defence system in South Korea aims to bring North
In an unusual move, the entire US Senate is being called to the White House for a briefing on North Korea.
US experts who analyse satellite images from North Korea say they have seen unusual activity at the country’s nuclear test site: volleyball games.
China says it is seriously concerned about North Korean nuclear development, in the wake of a BBC interview with a top official
The world has been consumed by the fear of war in Korea over the past week – everywhere, it seems, except Korea.
North Korea will continue to test missiles, a senior official has told the BBC in Pyongyang, despite international condemnation and growing military
China has warned that “conflict could break out at any moment” as tension over North Korea increases.
Foreign Minister Wang Yi said
Malaysia has released the body of the assassinated half-brother of North Korea’s leader following negotiations with Pyongyang.
Prime Minister Najib Razak said
North Korea has asked Malaysia for the body of a man believed to be leader Kim Jong-un’s half-brother.
Kim Jong-nam is thought
On the morning of 12 February, North Korea conducted a ballistic missile test launch from Banghyon air base near the west coast of
North and South Korea reached agreement early after more than two days of talks to end a standoff involving an exchange of artillery
South Korea said it fired tens of artillery rounds toward North Korea today after the North launched a shell toward a South Korean
South Korea today test-launched a new ballistic missile that can hit all of North Korea, the president’s office said, developed under a new
A military vehicle carries a missile during a parade in Pyongyang on April 15, 2012. North Korea fired two mid-range ballistic missiles into