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  • US to Take 'All Necessary Steps' With North Korea Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 4:51 PM ET
    President Barack Obama

    The president said Thursday that the U.S. would work to reduce tensions with North Korea, but he warned that Washington would take "all necessary steps" to protect itself and its allies.

  • S.Korea & US Remain on Alert For N. Korea Missile Launch

    There could be a "cooling down" of North Korean missile threats, reports CNBC's Chery Kang.

  • North Korea Could Survive Without China: Pro Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 1:30 AM ET
    North Korea Could Survive Without China: Pro

    Michal Meidan, senior analyst at Eurasia Group, tells CNBC that while North Korea could fire a ballistic missile the provocation is unlikely to go much further than that.

  • Markets Discounting North Korean Threat Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 12:30 AM ET
    Markets Discounting N. Korean Threat

    James Rooney, Chairman & CEO of Market Force, Seoul says markets are discounting the North Korean threat. He also discusses the Bank of Korea's surprise decision to hold rates at 2.75%.

  • Kim Jong-Un Wants US Attention: Expert Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013 | 11:15 AM ET
    Kim Jong-Un Wants US Attention: Expert

    John Everard, former U.K. ambassador to North Korea, says Kim Jong-Un wants the U.S. to acknowledge his nuclear power, but adds that China's reaction to the missile launch is the one to watch.

  • North Korea Missile Test Rhetoric Rises Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013 | 6:11 AM ET
    North Korea Missile Test Rhetoric Rises

    U.S. and South Korean officials are warning North Korea could carry out a missile test at any point, reports CNBC's Chery Kang.

  • North Korea Sticking to Usual Pattern: Expert Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013 | 4:38 AM ET
    North Korea Sticking to Usual Pattern: Expert

    Jake Stratton, director of Control Risks, discusses the situation on the Korean peninsula and says that North Korea is conforming to its usual pattern of threat but that a war is an "unlikely scenario".

  • Allies Prepare for North Korean Missile Launch Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013 | 4:05 AM ET
    Allies Prepare for North Korean Missile Launch

    Jim Maceda, NBC's correspondent, discusses the potential North Korean missile launch and the steps neighbouring countries and the U.S. have taken to protect their territories.

  • South Korea Boosts Surveillance as North Moves Missile Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013 | 2:14 AM ET

    South Korea said there was "very high" probability that North Korea, engaged in weeks of threats of war, would launch a medium-range missile at any time as a show of strength despite diplomatic efforts to soften its position.

  • Expect Some N. Korea Missiles to Fly Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013 | 12:35 AM ET
    Expect Some N. Korea Missiles to Fly

    Andrei Lankov, Associate Professor at Kookmin University, and author of 'The Real North Korea' says he expects some missiles to fly from North Korea and more talks of a nuclear war.

  • Current Korean Tensions Is Like a 'Tantrum' Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013 | 9:45 PM ET
    Current North-South Tensions Is Like A Tantrum: Expert

    Lawrence Freedman, Professor of War Studies and Vice-Principal at King's College London says North Korea's attitude right now is nothing serious, but more like a tantrum.

  • North Korea's Dangerous Show Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013 | 7:44 PM ET
    North Korea's Dangerous Show

    North Korea warned all foreigners to leave South Korea, saying they are at risk in the event of a conflict. Frank Gaffney, Center For Security Policy; Jimmy Williams, Democratic strategist; and Vin Weber, Former Mitt Romney senior advisor, discuss.

  • Don't Fight the Fed or the BOJ: Expert Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013 | 7:10 PM ET
    Don't Fight the Fed or the BOJ: Expert

    Tim Condon, Head of Research, Asia at ING Financial Markets says North Asia is facing stiff headwinds. He thinks developed market assets will be the trading theme for 2013 due to aggressive easing by the Fed and the BOJ.

  • A 'BlackSwan' Event Could Start a Korean War: Expert Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013 | 4:45 AM ET
    A 'BlackSwan' Event Could Start a Korean War: Expert

    Jasper Kim, founder and CEO of Asia-Pacific Global Research Group, discusses the situation in the Korean peninsula and says that a "small miscalculation" could start the conflict.

  • JC Penney CEO Ron Johnson Stepping Down Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 7:25 PM ET
    JC Penney CEO Ron Johnson Stepping Down

    North Korea has taken 51,000 workers out of a factory complex that is jointly run with South Korea, and JC Penney's CEO Ron Johnson is stepping down, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton. Discussing gun control, with the "Kudlow Report" crew.

  • North Korea's China Influence Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 4:29 PM ET
    North Korea's China Influence

    Kim Jong-un is bending to no one. John Bussey, WSJ, and Peter Navarro, University of California professor, discuss.

  • Faber's Gloomy Stock Forecast: Summer Crash Concerns

    Marc Faber, Gloom Boom & Doom Report editor, reveals his bleak outlook on the markets this summer; and explains why events like Cyprus are likely to happen in more countries.

  • What's Causing Kim To Send Threats? Sunday, 7 Apr 2013 | 9:45 PM ET
    What's Causing Kim To Send Threats?

    Colin Chapman, Vice President, Asia Pacific at STRATFOR says that Kim Jong Un's current threats to the South and the U.S. are only because he is trying to keep his regime alive.

  • Korean Peninsula Crackles With Nuclear Tensions Sunday, 7 Apr 2013 | 9:40 PM ET
    North Korea's Nuclear Threat

    As the rhetoric from North Korea flares up, NBC's Jim Maceda has the latest update.

  • Did China Just Tell North Korea to Knock It Off? Sunday, 7 Apr 2013 | 11:53 AM ET

    Chinese leaders didn't directly name North Korea but everyone knew who they meant when the warned against "troublemaking on China's doorstep."