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Myanmar woman detained in probe into...

Myanmar woman detained in probe into...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Feb 15 2017

Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was assassinated in Malaysia on Tuesday...

US sources: Kim Jong Un's half-brother...

US sources: Kim Jong Un's half-brother...

World

Wed, Feb 15 2017

American authorities have not yet determined exactly how Kim Jong Nam was killed, according to two...

North Korean leader's half brother killed...

North Korean leader's half brother killed...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Feb 14 2017

On Tuesday, after more than a decade in exile from the North, Jong-Nam, the half-brother of current leader...

Infographic: North Korea's quest for...

Infographic: North Korea's quest for...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Feb 13 2017

The UN Security Council is to hold an urgent meeting later Monday after North Korea announced it had...

Few good options for Trump to counter...

Few good options for Trump to counter...

World

Mon, Feb 13 2017

Despite his campaign vows to take a tougher line with North Korea, President Donald Trump's restrained...

North Korea tests ballistic missile;...

North Korea tests ballistic missile;...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Feb 12 2017

A ballistic missile launched by North Korea on Sunday reached an altitude of about 550km (342 miles)...

US warns North Korea of 'overwhelming'...

US warns North Korea of 'overwhelming'...

World

Fri, Feb 3 2017

US President Donald Trump's defense secretary warned North Korea on Friday of an 'effective and overwhelming'...

Luxurious Rolls-Royce seized in...

Luxurious Rolls-Royce seized in...

Crime

Mon, Jan 9 2017

Customs Intelligence seized a Rolls-Royce car on Monday imported under false declarations by a dismissed...

Trump's North Korea red line could come...

Trump's North Korea red line could come...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jan 4 2017

The US essentially had two options when it came to trying to curb North Korea's fast-expanding nuclear...

The previous week in pictures

The previous week in pictures

Image Gallery

Mon, Jan 2 2017

The Dhaka Tribune's selection of some of the best news photographs taken around the world this week

North Korea close to test launch of...

North Korea close to test launch of...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jan 2 2017

A successful ICBM test launch would mark a significant step forward for secretive Pyongyang's weapons...

Diplomats: UN close to sanctions deal...

Diplomats: UN close to sanctions deal...

World

Sat, Nov 26 2016

The UN Security Council's five veto powers are close to approving new sanctions on North Korea to cut...

'Cambodia verdict a warning to North...

'Cambodia verdict a warning to North...

Uncategorized

Wed, Nov 23 2016

Some analysts have compared the Khmer Rouge to the Islamic State group, for their ruthless pursuit of...

South Korea, Japan sign military intelligence...

South Korea, Japan sign military intelligence...

Uncategorized

Wed, Nov 23 2016

The new intelligence-sharing agreement is also controversial in South Korea, where memories of Japan's...

S Korea, Japan agree intelligence-sharing...

S Korea, Japan agree intelligence-sharing...

Uncategorized

Wed, Nov 23 2016

South Korea and Japan signed a military intelligence pact on Wednesday to share sensitive information...

Nuclear weapons: How foreign hotspots...

Nuclear weapons: How foreign hotspots...

US Election 2016

Fri, Nov 11 2016

There is one such situation already in the in-tray Trump will find on his desk, on the Korean peninsula,...

China, Russia to hold military drills...

China, Russia to hold military drills...

World

Tue, Oct 11 2016

The Chinese and Russian militarise held their first such exercises in May as Washington and Seoul were...

Report: North Korean nuclear site shows...

Report: North Korean nuclear site shows...

World

Mon, Oct 10 2016

The 38 North group, run by Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies, said...

World court rejects Marshalls nuclear...

World court rejects Marshalls nuclear...

World

Wed, Oct 5 2016

Marshall Islands was the site of dozens of atomic-bomb tests by the US after World War Two.

Mixed feelings in Marshalls over epic...

Mixed feelings in Marshalls over epic...

World

Tue, Oct 4 2016

The country of 55,000 people is taking on India, Pakistan and Britain in the International Court of Justice...

N Korea seeks leverage by playing nuke...

N Korea seeks leverage by playing nuke...

World

Sat, Sep 10 2016

Mark up another first for North Korea - two nuclear tests in one year. And that’s not all. With leader...