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North Korea rejects South Korea Moon's dialogue pledge, says it will never have talks

The North has protested joint military drills conducted by South Korea and the United States, which kicked off last week, calling them a "rehearsal for war" and has fired several short-range missiles in recent weeks.

Aug 16, 2019, 08:45 AM IST

North Korea fires 2 projectiles into sea, rules out talks with South Korea

The North has protested against joint military drills conducted by South Korea and the United States, which kicked off last week, calling them a rehearsal for war. It has fired several short-range missiles in recent weeks.

 

Aug 16, 2019, 07:19 AM IST

A 'beautiful letter' with 'small apology' by Kim Jong-un, says Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump said on Saturday that Kim Jong Un told him North Korea was ready to resume talks on its nuclear and missile program as soon as US-South Korea military exercises ended.

Aug 11, 2019, 06:48 AM IST

Kim Jong-un has issued 'small apology' for testing missiles: Donald Trump

North Korea has conducted multiple short-range missile tests in less than two weeks. 

Aug 10, 2019, 20:00 PM IST

North Korea fires more 'unidentified projectiles' into East Sea, 5th launch in 2 weeks

The launch came barely four days after North Korea launched two projectiles believed to be newly developed short-range ballistic missiles into the East Sea.

Aug 10, 2019, 06:35 AM IST

Launch of missiles a warning to US and South Korea, says North Korean leader Kim Jong Un

Kim said the latest missile test was "an occasion to send an adequate warning to the joint military drill now underway by the U.S. and South Korean authorities," according to state media KCNA. 

Aug 07, 2019, 07:29 AM IST

North Korea launches more missiles, threatens to take ‘new road’

The North, criticising the US-South Korean drills and their use of high-tech weapons, has fired a series of missiles and rockets.

Aug 06, 2019, 09:28 AM IST

US says North Korea conducts new projectile launch, second test in a week

South Korea`s military said unidentified short-range projectiles were fired at 2.59 am and 3.23 am local time on Friday, from North Korea`s South Hamgyong Province into the East Sea.

Aug 02, 2019, 06:23 AM IST

North Korea fires new short-range ballistic missiles, US says 'monitoring situation'

North Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles early on Wednesday, the South Korean military said, only days after it launched two other missiles intended to pressure South Korea and the United States to stop upcoming military drills.

Jul 31, 2019, 06:21 AM IST

South Korea says North Korea fired 2 short-range missiles into sea

The missiles launched from near Wonsan flew about 430 km and reached an altitude of 50 km before falling into the East Sea.

Jul 25, 2019, 06:21 AM IST

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspects new submarine, signals possible ballistic missile development

Kim inspected the operational and tactical data and combat weapon systems of the submarine that was built under "his special attention", and will be operational in the waters off the east coast, KCNA said.

Jul 23, 2019, 22:56 PM IST

North Korea says nuclear talks at risk if US-South Korea exercises go ahead

In a statement carried by the state news agency KCNA, a North Korean foreign ministry spokesman accused the United States and South Korea of pressing ahead with the Dong Maeng drills this summer, which he called a "rehearsal of war."

Jul 16, 2019, 21:58 PM IST

North Korea's Hwaseong-15 ICBM can strike entire USA mainland

The revelation about North Korea's Hwaseong-15 missile was made in the USFK 2019 Strategic Digest, published jointly with United Nations Command and Combined Forces Command.

Jul 16, 2019, 16:39 PM IST

US mulling partial sanctions relief to N Korea in exchange for nuclear freeze

The White House, when working-level talks begin, wants to set the conditions whereby they can begin the process of North Korea`s denuclearisation, a source said.

Jul 12, 2019, 07:40 AM IST

China says briefed by US on latest meeting between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un

Trump became the first sitting US president to set foot in North Korea on Sunday when he met Kim in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) at Panmunjom between the two Koreas and agreed to resume stalled nuclear talks.

Jul 06, 2019, 11:20 AM IST

North Korea says US 'hell-bent on hostile acts' despite wanting to talk

In a statement, the mission said it was responding to a US accusation that Pyongyang breached a cap on refined petroleum imports and a letter that it said was sent on June 29 by the United States, France, Germany and Britain to all UN member states urging them to implement sanctions against North Korea.

Jul 04, 2019, 13:24 PM IST

DNA: Analysis of Donald Trump and Kim Jong's historical meet at Korean border

US President Donald Trump became the first sitting US president to set foot in North Korea on Sunday when he met its leader, Kim Jong-un, in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) between the two Koreas and agreed to resume stalled nuclear talks.

Jul 01, 2019, 22:50 PM IST

Democratic candidates flay Donald Trump over North Korea meeting

Donald Trump had become the first sitting US president to step into North Korea on Sunday (June 30).

Jul 01, 2019, 06:32 AM IST

After surprise Trump-Kim meeting, US and North Korea to reopen talks

Donald Trump and Kim Jong-Un shook hands warmly and expressed hopes for peace when they met for the third time in just over a year on the old Cold War frontier 

Jun 30, 2019, 21:29 PM IST

DNA Analysis of Kim Jong Un and Xi Jinping roadshow

Here's the DNA Analysis of Kim Jong Un and Xi Jinping roadshow in North Korea

Jun 21, 2019, 23:26 PM IST