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Apr 17, 2017
Mike Pence Asia trip: US vice president warns North Korea 'era of strategic patience is over'In a trip full of Cold War symbolism, US Vice President Mike Pence travelled to the tense zone dividing North and South Korea and warned Pyongyang that after years of testing the US and South Korea with its nuclear ambitions, "the era of strategic patience is over".
Apr 10, 2017
China, South Korea vow 'strong measures' against North Korea in case of nuclear testChina has agreed to "strong" new measures to punish North Korea if it carries out a nuclear test, Seoul said on Monday after the US signalled it may act to shut down Pyongyang's weapons program.
Dec 01, 2016
UN Security Council hits North Korea with toughest-ever sanctions following nuclear testsThe United Nations Security Council on Wednesday unanimously imposed its toughest sanctions on North Korea, placing a cap on the hermit state's key coal exports after its defiant nuclear tests.
Nov 29, 2016
United Nations to vote on tighter North Korea sanctions in response to fresh nuclear testThe United Nations is readying tighter sanctions on North Korea that would limit its coal exports to China, in response to Pyongyang's fifth and biggest nuclear test, US diplomats said Monday.
Nov 12, 2016
Indo-Japan civil nuclear deal: Despite the anti-nuclear test stance, it's a win-win for allDespite a few initial concerns, both India and Japan have much to gain from the new Indo-Japan civil nuclear deal. While it will help India meet its energy requirements, Japanese companies will find a new market and way to assert their position in Asia
Oct 24, 2016
North Korea lashes out at United Nations' efforts to strengthen sanctionsNorth Korean officials lashed out Monday at efforts in the United Nations to strengthen sanctions following the North's latest missile launches and nuclear test in September.
Sep 12, 2016
North Korea ready to conduct another nuclear test: SeoulNorth Korea is ready to conduct another nuclear test at any time, South Korea's defence ministry said on Monday, just days after Pyongyang sparked worldwide condemnation with its fifth and most powerful test.
Sep 11, 2016
US, Japan scramble for 'strongest' sanctions against North KoreaWashington and Tokyo are seeking "the strongest possible" measure to be taken against North Korea after its latest and most powerful nuclear test, a top US envoy said on Sunday.
Sep 10, 2016
North Korea says nuclear test was defence against US 'blackmail'The Security Council met at the request of Japan, South Korea and the United States to agree on a response, despite resistance from Pyongyang's sole ally China to calls for tougher measures.
Sep 10, 2016
North Korea's nuclear test will affect power dynamics among neighbouring Asian countriesLastly, the North Korean nuclear belligerence is also a reflection of the lack of effectiveness of the global non-proliferation regime.