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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 Oct 01North Korea and U.S. to resume nuclear talks this weekend
The negotiations follow a months-long stalemate over the withdrawal of sanctions in exchange for disarmament.
World Sep 16North Korea says talks with U.S. could resume in a ‘few weeks’
A statement attributed to a North Korean foreign ministry official said potential upcoming working-level talks would be decisive in determining the fate of the country's diplomacy with Washington.
World Aug 16Kim Jong Un expresses ‘great satisfaction’ over recent weapons tests
North Korea on Saturday said leader Kim Jong Un supervised another test-firing of an unspecified new weapon that extended a streak of weapons demonstrations seen as an attempt to pressure Washington and Seoul over slow nuclear negotiations and their joint…
World Aug 16North Korea fires more projectiles and rules out talks with South
South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said the projectiles launched from the North's eastern coast flew about 143 miles before landing in waters between the Korean Peninsula and Japan.
World Aug 11North Korea boosts Kim’s rising status as global statesman
There’s no question that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is in full control of his nation. But a recent change to the way he’s being formally described in the North Korean Constitution may allow him even more diplomatic leverage…
World Aug 10North Korea fires 2 missiles into sea in likely protest of drills
North Korea on Saturday extended a recent streak of weapons displays by firing what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea, according to South Korea's military.
World Aug 03North Korea says Kim supervised latest rocket launcher test
North Korea said Saturday its leader Kim Jong Un supervised another test-firing of a new multiple rocket launcher system that could potentially enhance the country's ability to strike targets in South Korea and U.S. military bases there.
World Jul 06North Korea says released Australian student was spying
North Korea said Saturday that an Australian student who it detained for a week had spread anti-Pyongyang propaganda and engaged in spying by providing photos and other materials to news outlets with critical views toward the North.
World Jun 18What China, North Korea are looking to achieve with summit
Here's a look at what both countries' leaders may be trying to achieve with the first visit to Pyongyang of a Chinese leader in 14 years.