North Korea's mobile missile launcher, carrying a ballistic missile, has been seen moving near the east coast, Japanese broadcaster NHK said.
A State Department official said that North Korea's plan to launch a satellite argues for tougher U.N. sanctions.
The U.S. has seen more activity around a North Korea missile site, suggesting a possible space launch, U.S. officials told Reuters.
The United States broadens sanctions on North Korea after detecting that they may be preparing a space launch, Reuters reports.
WASHINGTON, Jan 28- The U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee approved legislation on Thursday that would broaden sanctions on North Korea over its nuclear program, human rights record and cyber activities, amid growing international concern over Pyongyang's weapons program. The committee passed the measure by unanimous voice vote and members said they...
LAUNCESTON, Australia, Jan 28-- It's probably cold comfort to coal miners in Australia and South Africa, but their Indonesian counterparts are bearing the brunt of the supply cuts needed to balance the market. This is shown rather starkly by data from China and India, the world's two largest coal importers. While the headline figure from China's 2015 coal customs...
North Korea might be preparing a long-range ballistic missile launch from its northwestern launch site, Kyodo News reported.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and the Chinese foreign minister agreed on the need for a new U.N. Security resolution targeting North Korea.
Security resolution targeting North Korea after its Jan. 6 nuclear test, though there were few signs of concrete progress. Kerry, on a two-day visit to Beijing, had been expected to press China, North Korea's lone major backer, for more curbs on Pyongyang after it said it had successfully conducted a test of a miniaturised hydrogen nuclear device, though the United...
BEIJING, Jan 27- The United States and China must find a way forward on reining in North Korea's nuclear programme and easing tension in the South China Sea, U.S. Kerry, on a two-day visit to Beijing, had been expected to press China to push for more curbs on North Korea after it said it had successfully conducted a test of a miniaturised hydrogen nuclear device on Jan. 6.
BEIJING, Jan 27- The United States and China must find a way forward on the North Korea nuclear issue and the situation in the South China Sea, U.S. Kerry, on a two-day visit to Beijing, had promised to press China to push for more curbs on North Korea after it said it had successfully conducted a test of a miniaturised hydrogen nuclear device on Jan. 6.
ADDIS ABABA, Jan 23- The United States is not close to an agreement with China on new United Nations Security Council measures to impose on North Korea over its fourth nuclear test earlier this month, said U.S. North Korea said on Jan. 6 that it successfully tested a powerful nuclear bomb. The 15- member U.N. Security Council said at the time it would begin working...
Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, discusses the U.S. strategy to fight terrorism. Also Carter weighs in on closing Guantanamo Bay and keeping an eye on North Korea.
Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, discusses how other countries can play a bigger role in fighting terrorism.
Jim Cramer goes down his checklist of events that must occur in order for the market to reach an investable bottom.
Scientists claim a ginseng-based liquor causes no hangovers, according to the state-controlled Pyongyang Times.
Good news for party-goers, North Korean scientists claim to have made a liquor that won’t cause hangovers.
*U.S. House sanctions vote nearly unanimous. SEOUL/ WASHINGTON, Jan 13- South Korea warned North Korea on Wednesday that the United States and its allies were working on sanctions to inflict "bone-numbing pain" after its latest nuclear test, and called on China to do its part to rein in its isolated neighbour. "We are cooperating closely with the United States and...
SEOUL/ WASHINGTON, Jan 13- The U.S. House of Representatives voted nearly unanimously to pass legislation to broaden sanctions over North Korea's nuclear program, while South Korea called on China to play a key role in the response to the North's nuclear test last week. She noted that Beijing, a permanent member of the U.N. Security Council, has stated repeatedly...
The U.S. may deploy more "strategic assets" in South Korea, but not nuclear arms, a U.S. official said, as tensions with North Korea heated up.