North Korea today warned Donald Trump against making "reckless remarks" as the US president began a marathon Asian tour dominated by the nuclear threat from Pyongyang.Nov 05, 2017, 15:18 PM IST
The United States should assume Kim Jong-Un`s regime is "on the cusp" of getting a nuclear missile capable of striking US targets and work to prevent this, the head of the CIA said Thursday.
The EU is to consider stepping up measures aimed at punishing North Korea for its nuclear and ballistic weapons programmes, according to a summit agreement seen by AFP on Thursday.Oct 19, 2017, 16:57 PM IST
Trump announced the major shift in US policy in a speech that detailed a more confrontational approach to Iran over its nuclear and ballistic missile programs and its support for extremist groups in the Middle EastOct 13, 2017, 23:35 PM IST
Pyongyang called Trump`s comments an "intolerable insult to the Korean people, a declaration of war against North Korea and grave threats to the global peace", Efe news quoted the report as saying.Sep 25, 2017, 10:39 AM IST
"Our new executive order will cut off sources of revenue that fund North Korea`s efforts to develop the deadliest weapons known to humankind."Sep 21, 2017, 23:45 PM IST
The United Nations Security Council unanimously stepped up sanctions against North Korea on Monday over the country`s sixth and most powerful nuclear test on Sept 3, imposing a ban on the country`s textile exports and capping imports of crude oil.Sep 12, 2017, 07:09 AM IST
China`s President Xi Jinping told US President Donald Trump by telephone Wednesday that Beijing remains committed to denuclearising North Korea, state news agency Xinhua reported.Sep 06, 2017, 22:38 PM IST
US President Donald Trump has vowed to "dismantle" the "disastrous" accord between Iran and six major powers curtailing Tehran`s atomic activities in exchange for sanctions relief.Aug 31, 2017, 22:15 PM IST
"...As long as the US hostile policy and nuclear threat remains unchallenged, the DPRK will never place its self-defensive nuclear deterrence on the negotiating table."Aug 22, 2017, 19:00 PM IST
Trump tweeted earlier yesterday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "made a very wise and well-reasoned decision" by backing down after heightening fears of nuclear conflict in a series of combative threats, including against the US territory of Guam.Aug 17, 2017, 17:33 PM IST
Rouhani also criticszed US President Donald Trump for threatening to break the nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.Aug 15, 2017, 15:32 PM IST
A senior officer of the Foreign Office was quoted, as saying that the response was viewed internationally with scepticism and disbelief.Aug 12, 2017, 15:09 PM IST
As India and Pakistan prepare to celebrate 70 years of independence from Britain next week, thousands of families in the nuclear-armed neighbours remain divided by a border that strained diplomatic ties make harder to cross.Aug 12, 2017, 09:17 AM IST
The United States and South Korea remain technically still at war with North Korea after the 1950-53 Korean conflict ended with a truce, not a peace treaty.
Aug 11, 2017, 10:07 AM IST
Donald Trump said his administration will be increasing military budget by many billions of dollars because of the North Korean threat and other reasons.
Aug 11, 2017, 09:39 AM IST
The threat came hours after US President Donald Trump threatened Pyongyang with "fire and fury" over its missile programAug 09, 2017, 06:34 AM IST
North Korea vowed yesterday that tough new UN sanctions would not stop it from developing its nuclear arsenal, rejecting talks and angrily threatening retaliation against the United States.Aug 08, 2017, 23:45 PM IST
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Pakistan stressed that the treaty neither forms a part of, nor contributes to the development of customary international law in any manner.Aug 07, 2017, 16:37 PM IST