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EU deeply concerned by threat of North Korea nuclear test

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 04, 2014, 18:59

The EU said today it was "deeply concerned" about the threat of a new nuclear test by North Korea, which has stepped up activity at one of its main test sites.

North Korea may be close to developing nuclear missile, some say

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 12:30

North Korea, which this month threatened to carry out a fourth nuclear test, may be closer than previously thought to putting a nuclear warhead on a missile, some experts say, making a mockery of years of U.N. sanctions aimed at curbing such a programme.

China "uses channels" to warn North Korea against nuclear test: Sources

Last Updated: Monday, May 19, 2014, 18:40

China has used diplomatic channels to warn North Korea against conducting a fourth nuclear test, multiple China-based diplomatic sources told Reuters, after the reclusive state renewed its threat of "counter-measures" against perceived U.S. hostility.

Indonesia hosts conference on n-test ban

Last Updated: Monday, May 19, 2014, 10:12

A two-day conference on nuclear test ban for Southeast Asia and Pacific Far East regions commenced Monday in Indonesia, attracting 50 experts from 21 countries.

`Imminent` North Korea nuclear test unlikely: US think-tank

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 14, 2014, 11:24

Despite fears to the contrary, North Korea does not appear to be preparing an imminent nuclear test, a US think-tank said Wednesday in an analysis of recent satellite images of Pyongyang`s main test site.

North Korea preparing for 4th nuclear test: Seoul

Last Updated: Thursday, May 08, 2014, 15:29

North Korea is making final preparations to conduct its fourth nuclear test but may not do so, South Korea`s defence minister said today.

North Korea warns of `new form of N-test`

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 06:49

North Korea Tuesday threatened to carry out "a new form of nuclear test" in response to US President Barack Obama`s Asia tour.

North Korea starts firing drills near disputed inter-Korean sea border: Military

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 11:00

North Korea has started firing drills near a disputed sea border with North Korea, South Korea`s military said on Tuesday, after it notified the South earlier of two areas near populated islands where it would conduct the exercise.

Kim Jong-Un urges North Korea soldiers to ready for `impending conflict` with US

Last Updated: Saturday, April 26, 2014, 11:34

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has chided his soldiers, telling them to be ready for "impending conflict with the United States," Pyongyang media reported Saturday as satellites showed a nuclear test could be near.

North Korean N-threats useless, time for more sanctions: Obama

Last Updated: Friday, April 25, 2014, 18:14

President Barack Obama says it may be time to consider further sanctions against North Korea "that have even more bite" as the country is threatening its fourth nuclear test.

North Korea `probably` preparing nuclear test: US think-tank

Last Updated: Friday, April 25, 2014, 12:04

North Korea appears to be making preparations to conduct its fourth nuclear test, a US think-tank said Friday just hours before President Barack Obama arrives in South Korea for a visit.

North Korea seals nuclear test tunnel: Seoul official

Last Updated: Thursday, April 24, 2014, 15:16

North Korea has apparently sealed a tunnel at its nuclear test site, a government official said Thursday ahead of US President Barack Obama`s arrival in Seoul for a two-day visit.