Some experts, including officials in Tokyo, estimate that Sunday's launch successfully tested a new type of missile in Pyongyang's arsenal.
15 May 2017 8:26 AM
The Swedish Embassy in Pyongyang said it was aware of a Korean-American citizen being detained recently, but could not comment further.
23 Apr 2017 7:59 PM
This is not the first time North Korea has portrayed America’s destruction.
20 Apr 2017 12:39 PM
North Korean missile 'blew up almost immediately' on its test launch on Sunday, as informed by the US Pacific Command.
16 Apr 2017 6:36 PM
Pence's trip to South Korea was a sign of the U.S. commitment to its ally in the face of rising tension, aides said.
14 Apr 2017 2:58 PM
He wants to spread cheer to celebrate his grandmother Kim Jong-suk who was born on Christmas eve in 1919.
26 Dec 2016 1:13 PM
Party congress pushes nuke expansion
10 May 2016 6:29 AM
Wheels have long been a sign of economic status for both individuals and nations, and on the lightly trafficked streets of Pyongyang, capital of impoverished and isolated North Korea, electric bicycle
09 May 2016 6:38 AM
Journalists watch a television broadcast showing a speech by North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in the media room in Pyongyang. (Photo: AFP)
07 May 2016 3:48 AM
North Korea readied Thursday to kick off its most important ruling party gathering for nearly 40 years, amid persistent concerns of a nuclear test, despite no clear signs of an imminent detonation.
06 May 2016 6:35 AM
North Korea is now calling on the United States and the world community to accept it as a nuclear power.
16 Jan 2016 12:30 PM