Last Updated: Friday, May 17, 2013, 20:00
North Korea may have up to 200 mobile missile launchers, or twice the number previously estimated by South Korea’s authorities, South Korean media reported Friday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 09:48
A missile launch by North Korea would not be a surprise, the White House said adding it is closely monitoring the situation in the Korean peninsula.
Last Updated: Monday, April 22, 2013, 09:43
With North Korea preparing for a missile test after having warned South and the US, Seoul has no options other than remaining alert and pre-empting the dates for Pyongyang’s missile test.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 21, 2013, 10:26
Previously, the North was reported to have moved seven missile launchers to its coast facing the East Sea (Sea of Japan).
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 14:04
South Korea and the United States upgraded their coordinated military surveillance status on Wednesday, a report said, ahead of an expected mid-range missile launch by North Korea.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 13:19
North Korea is highly likely to launch mid-range missiles "at any time from now on", said South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se Wednesday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 09:26
With the deadline set by North Korea for diplomats to evacuate embassies being April 10, speculations about Pyongyang test-firing a ballistic mid-range missile on Wednesday have intensified.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 09, 2013, 23:32
Issuing a warning on the crisis in the Korean peninsula, United Nations Secretary General Ban ki-Moon on Tuesday said that the situation may become "uncontrollable", as per a BBC report.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 09, 2013, 23:13
US defenses could intercept a ballistic missile launched by North Korea, the top US military commander in the Pacific said on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 06, 2013, 17:37
Foreign diplomats in Pyongyang were considering a North Korean evacuation advisory as concerns grew that the isolated state was preparing a missile launch.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 16, 2013, 14:26
A South Korean official says North Korea test-fired a pair of short-range missiles into its eastern waters this week in a likely response to ongoing routine US-South Korean military drills.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 16, 2013, 09:15
The Obama administration will add 14 interceptors to a West Coast-based missile defence system, reflecting concern about North Korea`s focus on developing nuclear weapons, US officials said on Saturday.
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