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  • US Sending THAAD Missile Defense to Guam Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 2:08 PM ET
    US Sending THAAD Missile Defense to Guam

    The U.S. military is sending missile defense technology to Guam, specifically THAAD, or Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • US to Send Missile Defense to Guam Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 1:50 PM ET
    US to Send Missile Defense to Guam

    Defense Secretary Hagel says North Korea's rhetoric presents a "real and clear" danger from the country. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the U.S. is sending missile defense to Guam. CNBC's Bob Pisani, weighs in.

  • North Korea Tensions Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 1:14 PM ET
    North Korea Tensions

    North Korea vows to fire up previously closed nuclear reactors, reports NBC's Jim Maceda in Seoul, South Korea.

  • North Korea's Nuclear Program a Bargaining Chip Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 12:30 AM ET
    N. Korea's Nuclear Program: A Bargaining Chip

    Joseph Cheng, Chair Professor at City University of Hong Kong says Kim Jong-Un's regime probably thinks the best way to strengthen North Korea's security is to complete the nuclear weapons program, noting it would provide a valuable bargaining chip for diplomatic recognition.

  • Implications of North Korea Restarting Nuclear Plant Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 12:05 AM ET
    N. Korea Restarting Nuclear Plant Means Potential Iran Collaboration

    Uwe Parpart, Managing Director, Head of Research at Reorient Financial Markets says North Korea restarting the uranium enrichment plant could lead to collaboration with Iran.

  • Getting Tough on North Korea Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 9:35 PM ET
    Getting Tough on North Korea

    Dane Chamorro, Director, Asia Pacific at Control Risks discusses the probability of the situation in North Korea remaining a war of words or escalating into a full-blown conflict.

  • How Do You Solve a Problem Like North Korea? Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 9:12 PM ET
    People watch a television broadcast on North Korea.

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's brinksmanship is in full bloom. Foreign-policy analysts agree the situation is troubling, though there's a deep difference of opinion on what approach would convince Kim Jong Un to play nice. NBC News reports.

  • North Korea Threat: How Should US Respond? Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 1:16 PM ET
    North Korea Threat: How Should US Respond?

    How concerned should the U.S. be in regards to the threat from North Korea? Sen. George Mitchell who was the special envoy to the Middle East, provides perspective.

  • North Korea Crying Wolf? Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 7:15 PM ET
    North Korea Crying Wolf?

    SBS CNBC Chery Kang reports on the growing threat from North Korea; and Gen. Barry McCaffrey, NBC News' military analyst and Peter Brookes, Heritage Foundation, weigh in.

  • Panetta: US, South Korea Must Be Prepared Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 4:24 PM ET
    Panetta: US, South Korea Must Be Very Prepared

    Discussing just how concerned the world should be with the aggressive tenor coming out of North Korea, and whether the U.S. is doing enough to combat hackers, with Leon Panetta, Secretary of Defense.

  • North Korea Keeps Talking Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 4:23 PM ET
    North Korea Keeps Talking

    North Korea is threatening attacks on the U.S., reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera. The country's bluster doesn't appear to be backed up by action--there's been no mobilization of troops anywhere in the country.

  • NBC News: US Navy Shifts Destroyer Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 2:55 PM ET
    NBC News: US Navy Shifts Destroyer

    U.S. defense officials tell NBC News that the U.S. Navy is shifting the guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald in the Pacific Ocean in the wake of the ongoing rhetoric from North Korea, reports CNBC's Brian Sullivan.

  • South Korean Stocks React to Threats Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 2:20 PM ET
    South Korean Stocks React to Threats

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on the moves in South Korean stocks as they respond to the threat from North Korea.

  • Interpreting North Korea's Threats Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 2:14 PM ET
    Interpreting North Korea's Threats

    Discussing what's behind the bluster and military strategies of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Ian Bremmer, Eurasia Group president, provides perspective. "There is a potential of the North Korean regime just falling apart," he says.

  • North Korea's Nuclear Threat Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 1:05 PM ET
    North Korea's Nuclear Threat

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the growing nuclear threats from North Korea. Bill Richardson, the former New Mexico Governor and special envoy to North Korea, and Sameer Samana, Wells Fargo Advisors, offer insight for U.S. investors.

  • South Korea Vows Fast Response If North Strikes Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 3:10 AM ET
    North Korean soldiers.

    South Korea will strike back if the North stages any attack on its territory, the new president warned, as tensions ratcheted higher on the Korean peninsula amid shrill rhetoric from Pyongyang and the U.S. deployment of radar-evading fighters.

  • Insight Into North Korea's Bullying Regime Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 8:50 PM ET
    Insight Into North Korea's Bullying Regime

    Alastair Newton, Senior Political Analyst at Nomura, explains why he remains skeptical that a ruler like Kim Jong-un will be able to lead Pyongyang into combat.

  • North Korea Military Threatens US Bases as Targets Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 10:24 PM ET

    North Korea's supreme military command said on Thursday its "precision attack" weapons have U.S. navy bases in Guam and Okinawa in their sights and will attack them if it is provoked.

  • US to Bolster Defenses to Curb North Korea Threat Saturday, 16 Mar 2013 | 4:15 AM ET
    Chuck Hagel testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee during his confirmation hearing to become the secretary of defense.

    U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced plans on Friday to bolster U.S. missile defenses in response to "irresponsible and reckless provocations" by North Korea, which threatened a preemptive nuclear strike against the United States last week.

  • The Man Behind Dennis Rodman's North Korea Trip Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 5:10 PM ET
    Dennis Rodman's Trip to North Korea

    Dennis Rodman's trip to North Korea was engineered Vice Media CEO Shane Smith, who wanted to get his camera crews the most access possible for the HBO show the company is producing.