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Kim Jong-un reportedly makes first public appearance in weeks
South Korean officials warn that rumors of Kim Jong Un’s illness may be greatly exaggerated
South Korean officials are emphasizing that they have detected no unusual movements in North Korea and are cautioning against reports that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may be ill...
Here’s who could be next in line to take over in North Korea after Kim Jong Un
Reports of the dictator's possible illness has sparked discussion over who would be next in line if he were to be incapacitated.
China sends team of doctors and others to North Korea
Kim is a third-generation hereditary leader who came to power after his father Kim Jong Il died in 2011 from a heart attack. He has visited China four times since...
Everything is normal despite Iranian, Russian, Chinese, and North Korean provocations amid COVID-19 pandemic, top US military officials say
As the U.S. military continues to battle the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) within the ranks, America's adversaries appear poised to take advantage of the tumult
North Korea test fires multiple short-range anti-ship missiles
North Korea launched multiple short-range anti-ship cruise missiles into the sea and Sukhoi jets fired air-to-surface missiles on Tuesday as part of its ongoing military exercises, South Korea's military said
US spy agencies are having a hell of a time trying to track COVID-19 in North Korea, China, and Russia
"We don't know" anything about the scale of the problem in North Korea.
North Korea fires more missiles than ever amid COVID-19 outbreak
North Korea fired what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles into the ocean off its east coast on Sunday, the latest in an unprecedented flurry of launches that South...
North Korea test-fires three short-range missiles into the sea
North Korea launched multiple short-range projectiles into the sea on Monday as part of firing drills, a week after it resumed missile tests following a three-month break
North Korea fires two short-range missiles into Sea of Japan
North Korea fired two short-range missiles off the east coast into the sea on Monday, resuming testing after a three-month pause, South Korea's military said.
Kim Jong Un keeps spending tens of thousands of dollars on horses from Russia
North Korea has imported at least 138 horses between 2010 and 2019, at a cost of $584,302, according to the Russian data.
North Korea ‘enhanced’ its nuclear weapons program throughout 2019, new report says
"Despite its extensive indigenous capability it uses illicit external procurement for some components and technology."
US troops are still ready to ‘fight tonight’ against North Korea despite canceled exercises, general says
U.S. troops are still ready to "fight tonight" against North Korea despite the indefinite suspension of major military training exercises on the Korean peninsula, Pentagon officials said Tuesday
North Korea warns of ‘new strategic weapon’ as nuclear freeze falters
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un declared that his country is no longer bound by its self-imposed moratorium on nuclear and intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) tests, while also warning of...
Microsoft says it seized 50 websites linked to North Korean hackers
(Reuters) – Microsoft Corp said on Monday it has taken control of web domains which were used by a hacking … Continued
The White House is once again threatening to ‘take action’ if North Korea conducts nuclear missile tests
White House national security adviser Robert O'Brien warned North Korea that the U.S. would take action if the country moved forward with nuclear missile tests.
US and South Korean special operations forces are practicing raiding enemy facilities amid rising tensions with North Korea
South Korean and U.S. commandos raided the facility and led out a man with his hands tied behind the back during the exercise described as a joint regular close-quarters battle...
“The silence … makes me concerned” — Diplomats anxious about North Korean silence ahead of Kim Jong Un’s ‘Christmas gift’
"It's kind of creepy that there haven't been any statements from high level (North Korea) Foreign Ministry officials this week."
North Korea conducts new test at rocket site so it can ‘overpower US nuclear threats’
The Hermit Kingdom is at it again.
Trump says Kim Jong Un risks losing ‘everything’ after North Korea claims major test
"Kim Jong Un is too smart and has far too much to lose, everything actually, if he acts in a hostile way."
North Korea’s promised ‘Christmas gift’ to Trump could be a missile test capable of striking the US
North Korea has again lobbed a vague year-end threat at the Trump administration, saying the United States can expect a "Christmas gift" if talks between U.S. and North Korean officials...
Not messing around: South Korea fires warning shots toward North Korean merchant vessel
"So far, we confirmed that the ship drifted toward that area due to bad weather and engine trouble, and it's currently on the way back to the North on its...
Pentagon denies that the US may pull up to 4,000 troops out of South Korea
The United States on Thursday denied a South Korean news report that it was considering withdrawing up to 4,000 troops from South Korea if it does not pay more for...
US and South Korea postpone upcoming military drills to bolster North Korea peace effort
The United States and South Korea said on Sunday they will postpone upcoming military drills in an effort to bolster a stalled peace push with North Korea, even as Washington...