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Jun 13, 2017
North Korea releases jailed US student Otto Warmbier 'in coma'North Korea has released American student Otto Warmbier from a 15-year sentence of hard labour, United States officials said on Tuesday, as the 22-year-old's parents told media he has been medically evacuated in a coma from the reclusive country.
Jun 04, 2017
North Korea slams United Nations sanctions, vows to go ahead with missile programmeNorth Korea on Sunday slammed the latest United Nations sanctions as "mean" and vowed to press ahead with its missile and nuclear weapons programmes.
May 31, 2017
Amid tensions with N Korea, Pentagon successfully tests intercontinental ballistic missile defence system for first timeDespite the success, the $244 million test didn't confirm that under wartime conditions the U.S. could intercept an intercontinental-range missile fired by North Korea.
May 31, 2017
North Korea's missile tests: US, China could decide on new sanctions against Pyongyang this weekThe United States and China are discussing next steps in response to North Korea's missile tests and could reach a decision on new sanctions this week, Washington's UN envoy Nikki Haley has said.
May 30, 2017
North Korea will develop more powerful weapons, Kim Jong-Un warns US after latest ballistic missile testNorth Korean leader Kim Jong-Un supervised the test of a new ballistic missile controlled by a precision guidance system and ordered the development of more powerful strategic weapons, the North's official <em>KCNA </em>news agency reported on Tuesday.
May 29, 2017
North Korea's latest missile test shows disrespect for China, says Donald TrumpUS president Donald Trump on Monday called North Korea's latest missile test a slap in the face for its main ally China, which the US leader praised for trying to rein in the regime.
May 29, 2017
Russia condemns latest North Korea missile launches, calls for restraintRussia condemned on Monday the latest missile launches conducted by North Korea, while calling the world community for restraint.
May 26, 2017
Pyongyang nuclear programme: China tightens border controls with North Korea as part of UN sanctions, says US diplomatChinese officials have told the US that they've tightened inspections and policing along the border with North Korea as part of UN sanctions aimed at halting Pyongyang's nuclear and missile activities, the top US diplomat for East Asia said Friday.
May 25, 2017
Hassan Rouhani says Iran will continue missile programmeIranian President Hassan Rouhani reiterated on Wednesday that Iran is "heedless" of what the "enemy" says and will continue its missile programme.
May 23, 2017
UN Security Council strongly condemns North Korea's latest missile testThe UN Security Council has strongly condemned North Korea's latest missile test and vowed to push all countries to tighten sanctions against Pyongyang.