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New long-range missile can carry heavy nuke: North Korea

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

North Korea detains third American citizen amid heightened tensions

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

North Korean mock video at Kim II Sung function shows missile destroying US

This is not the first time North Korea has portrayed America’s destruction.

20 Apr 2017 12:39 PM

S Korea warns of punitive action over N Korea's future missile launch

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

N Korea denounces US for bringing nuclear assets to Korean peninsula

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


Kim Jong-un bans Christmas, makes citizens worship grandmother instead

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

North Korea anoints Kim new supreme leader

Party congress pushes nuke expansion

10 May 2016 6:29 AM

Electric bikes take off in North Korea

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

Kim Jong-un seeks to cement power at rare congress

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 set for biggest party meet in 40 years

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


After Hydrogen bomb test, North Korea wants to focus on economy

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