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Kim Jong orders 80-day battle to boost...

Kim Jong orders 80-day battle to boost...

East Asia

Tue, Oct 6 2020

North Korea's ruling party is due to lay out a new economic plan at its January congress -- the first...

North Korea's Kim tours flood-hit town,...

North Korea's Kim tours flood-hit...

World

Fri, Oct 2 2020

Summer storms and floods have hit North Korea hard, destroying thousands of homes and raising concerns...

Pompeo due in Asia for talks on China,...

Pompeo to visit East Asia next

East Asia

Wed, Sep 30 2020

Pompeo, the former head of the CIA, traveled four times in 2018 to North Korea in hopes of sealing a...

UN report: N Korea flouting nuclear...

UN report: N Korea flouting nuclear...

East Asia

Tue, Sep 29 2020

The UN sanctions require member states to repatriate North Koreans working overseas, with a deadline...

N Korea warns Seoul's navy over search...

N Korea warns Seoul's navy over search...

North America

Sun, Sep 27 2020

Seoul's military has accused the North Korean soldiers of pouring oil over the man's body and...

S Korea demands Pyongyang further probe...

S Korea demands further probe killing...

East Asia

Sat, Sep 26 2020

North Korean authorities had issued shoot-to-kill orders to prevent the Covid-19 entering from China,...

Kim Jong offers rare apology for killing...

Kim Jong offers rare apology for killing...

East Asia

Fri, Sep 25 2020

North Korean authorities had issued shoot-to-kill orders to prevent the coronavirus entering from China,...

Seoul: N Korea shot dead defector from...

N Korea shot dead defector from South...

East Asia

Thu, Sep 24 2020

Pyongyang has closed its borders and declared an emergency to try to protect itself against the Covid-19...

Suga: Japan, South Korea need to repair...

'Japan, S Korea need to repair...

East Asia

Thu, Sep 24 2020

Cooperation between Japan and South Korea, as well as between Japan, the US and South Korea, are crucial...

US think-tank: Possible missile carrier...

Possible missile carrier spotted at...

East Asia

Wed, Sep 23 2020

North Korea has not shown its largest ballistic missiles at military parades since early 2018

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...