What can be done to stop North Korea's hostile missile technology? The answer is, very little, unless the world's superpowers cooperate.
Kim Jong Un supervised a missile launch that he said put North Korea in the "front rank" of nuclear powers.
North Korea fired a submarine-launched ballistic missile off its east coast, the latest in a string of missile launches by the isolated country.
Tensions on the Korean Peninsula are ratcheting up, which is just what North Korea wants, as it pits China and the U.S. against one another.
The military drills signal U.S.' and South Korea's commitment to deter any provocations from North Korea, says The Korea Society's Thomas Byrne.
The area's wound up over the deployment of South Korea's anti-missile system and China's unwillingness to get involved, says San Diego academic Stephen Haggard.
*Price of food staples, fuel steady under Kim Jong Un. SEOUL, Aug 8- Food and fuel prices in North Korea have remained largely stable under leader Kim Jong Un, despite tightening international sanctions to punish the North for its nuclear and ballistic missile tests, rare data from inside the isolated country shows. Once reliant on a Soviet-style...
For a country just a tad larger than Indiana, South Korea has for years punched well above its weight in global influence.
North Korea's Air Koryo has been awarded only one out of five stars in the rankings by the UK-based SkyTrax consultancy agency.
The new appointment underlines Japan's desire to revive the constitution, notes Stratfor's Rodger Baker.
The Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement that the missile was launched toward the waters off the North's east coast.
TOKYO, July 29- Japan is upgrading its Patriot PAC-3 missile defence system in time for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, adding range and accuracy needed to intercept more advanced North Korean ballistic missiles, four sources with knowledge of the plan said. The move represents the most significant upgrade to Japan's missile defence system in a decade and is part...
North Korea's foreign minister said the United States had destroyed the possibility of a nuclear-free Korean peninsula, Yonhap reported
SEOUL, July 22- North Korea's economy contracted in 2015 at the sharpest pace in eight years, an estimate from the Bank of Korea showed on Friday, as low global commodity prices landed a blow to exports, a key driver for the impoverished country's economy. The gross domestic product in North Korea last year fell a real 1.1 percent, South Korea's central bank said,...
North Korea says its ballistic missile test simulated strikes against South Korean ports and airfields used by the U.S. military.
North Korea fired three ballistic missiles into the sea that had a range of up to 360 miles, South Korea said.
North Korea fired a submarine-launched ballistic missile on Saturday, but it appeared to fail in the early stages of flight, South Korea's military said.
The U.S. is asking other nations to cut the employment of North Korean workers to reduce Pyongyang's access to foreign currency, a U.S. official said.
The joint military exercise is meant to create an intelligence sharing platform to counter threats from North Korea, says NTU's Michael Raska.
North Korean said it is now a nuclear threat to be reckoned with, and Washington can expect more nuclear tests and missile launches.