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US: N Korea issues shoot-to-kill orders...

US: N Korea issues shoot-to-kill orders...

East Asia

Fri, Sep 11 2020

The isolated country is also grappling with the aftermath of Typhoon Maysak, with its state media reporting...

60 bridges, 2,000 houses wrecked by...

60 bridges, 2,000 houses wrecked by...

East Asia

Wed, Sep 9 2020

The impoverished country is subject to multiple UN Security Council sanctions over its banned weapons...

N Korea leader tours typhoon-hit area,...

N Korea leader tours typhoon-hit...

East Asia

Sun, Sep 6 2020

Kim led an enlarged executive policy committee meeting on recovery efforts in the typhoon-hit areas

Images suggest N Korea may be preparing...

Images suggest N Korea may be preparing...

East Asia

Sat, Sep 5 2020

There was no immediate comment from the State Department or the Pentagon on the CSIS report

Typhoon Maysak hits waterlogged Koreas...

Typhoon Maysak hits waterlogged Koreas...

East Asia

Thu, Sep 3 2020

Typhoon Maysak, the ninth of the season and the fourth to hit the peninsula this year, was among the...

UN seriously concerned over N Korea...

UN seriously concerned over N Korea...

East Asia

Wed, Sep 2 2020

The IAEA observed ‘indications consistent with the production of enriched uranium’ at the...

Two Koreas on high alert as typhoon...

Two Koreas on high alert as typhoon...

East Asia

Wed, Sep 2 2020

Maysak is the second typhoon in a week to hit the peninsula

Biden on North Korea: Fewer summits,...

Biden on North Korea: Fewer summits,...

World

Fri, Aug 21 2020

Pyongyang officials have said they have to look ahead to a time when Trump is not president

Kim calls rare congress for North Korea's...

Kim calls rare congress for North Korea's...

East Asia

Thu, Aug 20 2020

The timing of the meeting in January, close to the inauguration of the winner of November's US presidential...

US, South Korea begin joint military...

US, South Korea begin joint military...

East Asia

Tue, Aug 18 2020

The drills come as tensions remain high between Seoul and Pyongyang after the North blew up an inter-Korean...

'Fantasy film': New Trump book to reveal...

'Fantasy film': New Trump book to reveal...

East Asia

Thu, Aug 13 2020

The book, titled 'Rage' and a follow-up to 2018's 'Fear', is due out on September...

Kim Jong Un sends aid to city locked...

Kim Jong Un sends aid to city locked...

East Asia

Sun, Aug 9 2020

A train carrying goods arrived in the totally blocked' city of Kaesong on Friday, the official KCNA...

North Korea on flood alert as heavy...

North Korea on flood alert as heavy...

East Asia

Thu, Aug 6 2020

The North's official KCNA news agency said areas hardest-hit by the downpour include Hwanghae province,...

WHO: North Korea's Covid-19 test results...

WHO: North Korea's Covid-19 test results...

Coronavirus

Thu, Aug 6 2020

As many as 64 first contacts and 3,571 secondary contacts of the suspected case have been identified...

UN report: North Korea has probably...

UN report: North Korea has probably...

World

Tue, Aug 4 2020

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said last week there would be no more war as the country’s nuclear...

Kim Jong: There'll be no more war thanks...

Kim Jong: There'll be no more war thanks...

East Asia

Tue, Jul 28 2020

Kim made the remarks as he celebrated the 67th anniversary of the end of the 1950-53 Korean War, which...

Guns and glory: Two Koreas mark...

Guns and glory: Two Koreas mark...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jul 27 2020

In the North's capital, Kim handed out commemorative pistols to dozens of generals and senior officers,...

North Korea reports first suspected...

North Korea reports first suspected...

East Asia

Sun, Jul 26 2020

Kim convened an emergency politburo meeting in response to what he called a 'critical situation in...

Kim Jong fires officials for extortion...

Kim Jong fires officials for extortion...

East Asia

Mon, Jul 20 2020

Kim fired a group of project managers, called the construction coordination commission

US envoy wraps up South Korea visit...

US envoy wraps up South Korea visit...

World

Thu, Jul 9 2020

The agenda is also expected to include coronavirus responses and cost-sharing for the US military deployment...

North Korea's Kim ordered to pay damages...

North Korea's Kim ordered to pay damages...

East Asia

Wed, Jul 8 2020

They filed the suit in 2016, saying they had suffered 'enormous mental and physical damage' in...