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World Dec 05North Korea threatens to again call Trump a ‘dotard’
North Korea threatened Thursday to resume calling President Trump a “dotard” if he keeps using provocative language, such as referring to its leader as “rocket man.”…
World Nov 28North Korea fired two short range projectiles, Seoul reports
The recent North Korea activities could indicate it wants to show what would happen if Washington fails to meet a year-end deadline set by its leader, Kim Jong Un, for the U.S. to offer a new proposal in their stalemated…
World Oct 02North Korea fires missile days before resuming talks with U.S.
Japan lodged an immediate protest, saying the missile landed inside its exclusive economic zone.
World Sep 24Seoul says U.S.-North Korea talks will likely resume in coming weeks
U.S.-led diplomatic efforts aimed at ending the North Korean nuclear crisis have largely remained stalled since the second Trump-Kim summit in Vietnam in February.
World Sep 09North Korea fires projectiles after offering talks with U.S.
The North's projectile launches and demand for new proposals were apparently aimed at pressuring the United States to make concessions when the North Korea-U.S. talks restart.
World Aug 24North Korea test-fires missiles again after joint drills end
North Korea fired two suspected short-range ballistic missiles off its east coast on Saturday in the seventh weapons launch in a month, South Korea’s military said, a day after it vowed to remain America’s biggest threat in protest of U.S.-led…
World Aug 22South Korea cancels Japan intelligence-sharing deal amid trade dispute
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono called the decision "extremely regrettable" and summoned the South Korean ambassador to protest the linking of trade and security issues.
Politics Jul 30North Korea launched 2 short-range ballistic missiles, South Korea says
Observers say the launches were aimed at ramping up pressure on the United States to make concessions as the two countries are struggling to resume diplomacy on the North's nuclear weapons program.
World Jul 272 dead, 8 athletes hurt in S Korea balcony collapse
A balcony inside a nightclub in South Korea collapsed on Saturday, killing two people and injuring 16, including American and other athletes at the world swimming championships, officials said.
World Jul 26North Korea says missile test was warning to South Korea ‘warmongers’
South Korea's military later said that the flight data of the weapon launched Thursday showed similarities to the Russian-made Iskander, a short-range, nuclear-capable missile.