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North Korea says another 'crucial test' successfully conducted to 'bolster nuclear deterrent'; announcement comes amid major push for concessions from US
World

North Korea says another 'crucial test' successfully conducted to 'bolster nuclear deterrent'; announcement comes amid major push for concessions from US

The announcement comes as North Korea continues to pressure the Trump administration for major concessions as it approaches an end-of-year deadline set by leader Kim Jong Un to salvage faltering nuclear negotiations

Developer of North Korea missiles, nuclear technology dies due to blood disease, claims Pyongyang
World

Developer of North Korea missiles, nuclear technology dies due to blood disease, claims Pyongyang

A veteran official of North Korea, Ju Kyu Chang who developed nuclear and missile technology for the country died on Monday due to a blood disease, announced Pyongyang.

Kim Jong-un, Moon Jae-in to meet at Military Demarcation Line tomorrow; North Korea's nuclear arsenal high on agenda
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Kim Jong-un, Moon Jae-in to meet at Military Demarcation Line tomorrow; North Korea's nuclear arsenal high on agenda

North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un and the South's president Moon Jae-in will meet at the Military Demarcation Line that divides the peninsula for their summit on Friday, Seoul said, in an occasion laden with symbolism.

North Korea halts nuclear tests, ICBM launches: Key quotes from Kim Jong-un's announcement
India

North Korea halts nuclear tests, ICBM launches: Key quotes from Kim Jong-un's announcement

Kim Jong-un has halted North Korea's nuclear tests and intercontinental ballistic missile launches, as diplomatic efforts to ease tensions on the Korean peninsula gather pace.

US' Nuclear Posture Review a walk back to Cold War era; places nukes at centre of American military strategy
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US' Nuclear Posture Review a walk back to Cold War era; places nukes at centre of American military strategy

The recently released US' Nuclear Posture Review is a masterpiece in reconciling contradictions and making the unreasonable seem perfectly understandable.

India test-fires Agni-V: China is irked by New Delhi's strategic deterrence against potential mischief by Beijing
India

India test-fires Agni-V: China is irked by New Delhi's strategic deterrence against potential mischief by Beijing

India successfully test-fired its nuclear capable Agni-V Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) from the Abdul Kalam island, off the coast of Odisha.

South Korea Winter Olympics: North Korea to display military strength in parade on eve of games
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South Korea Winter Olympics: North Korea to display military strength in parade on eve of games

North Korea is preparing a display of its military strength in a parade on eve of Winter Olympics in the South, despite a rare sporting detente with Seoul

Ballistic missile launched by North Korea last year may have accidentally crashed on its own city
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Ballistic missile launched by North Korea last year may have accidentally crashed on its own city

A ballistic missile launched by North Korea last year failed in flight and crashed back to the ground, it has been reported

China responds to Donald Trump's allegations, denies reports of selling oil illicitly to North Korea
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China responds to Donald Trump's allegations, denies reports of selling oil illicitly to North Korea

China denied reports it had been illicitly selling oil products to North Korea in violation of UN sanctions, after US president Donald Trump said he was unhappy that China had allowed oil to reach the isolated nation

North Korea prepares to launch satellite; observers warn Pyongyang's space programme is fig leaf for weapons tests
World

North Korea prepares to launch satellite; observers warn Pyongyang's space programme is fig leaf for weapons tests

North Korea is preparing to launch a satellite, a Seoul newspaper said on Tuesday, as outside observers warn that the nuclear-armed regime's space programme is a fig leaf for weapons tests

North Korea slams latest UN sanctions over ICBM tests, terms move 'act of war' that destroys region's stability
World

North Korea slams latest UN sanctions over ICBM tests, terms move 'act of war' that destroys region's stability

North Korea on Sunday slammed the latest UN sanctions imposed on it over the isolated country's widely-condemned intercontinental ballistic missile tests, describing the move as an "act of war".

US in talks with China over North Korea sanctions, new measures likely to target oil products supply to Pyongyang
World

US in talks with China over North Korea sanctions, new measures likely to target oil products supply to Pyongyang

The United States is in talks with China on slapping new UN sanctions on North Korea and could put forward a draft Security Council resolution soon

South Korea, Japan and US begin missile detection exercise amid nuclear tensions in Korean peninsula
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South Korea, Japan and US begin missile detection exercise amid nuclear tensions in Korean peninsula

South Korea, Japan and the US have begun joint missile detection exercises amid escalating regional tensions over North Korea's nuclear weapons program, Seoul's Joint Chiefs of Staff said on Monday.

North Korea launches ICBM: Pyongyang's nuclear push is testing US Treaty system in Far East Asia
World

North Korea launches ICBM: Pyongyang's nuclear push is testing US Treaty system in Far East Asia

Pyongyang's push to attain ICBM shows that old "cornerstones" of security are threatening to fall apart, and the fault is not entirely that of North Korea.

Hours after North Korea's latest missile launch, US and China hold 'quiet military talks' in Washington
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Hours after North Korea's latest missile launch, US and China hold 'quiet military talks' in Washington

US and Chinese generals on Thursday engaged in an unusual set of security talks, just hours after North Korea's most powerful missile test yet

North Korea 'grave threat' to the world, says White House; Washington urges countries to pressurise Pyongyang
World

North Korea 'grave threat' to the world, says White House; Washington urges countries to pressurise Pyongyang

North Korea poses a "grave threat" to the world, the White House said today, exhorting countries to apply maximum pressure on Pyongyang after it launched an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM).

North Korea launches ICBM: Pyongyang says new 'nuclear' missile capable of re-entering atmosphere
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North Korea launches ICBM: Pyongyang says new 'nuclear' missile capable of re-entering atmosphere

North Korea has said the missile it tested on Wednesday held a warhead capable of re-entering the Earth's atmosphere.

North Korea crisis: From diplomacy to direct confrontation, Donald Trump is left with no good options
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North Korea crisis: From diplomacy to direct confrontation, Donald Trump is left with no good options

After two months of relative quiet, North Korea launched its most powerful weapon yet early Wednesday, claiming a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile that some observers believe could reach Washington and the entire eastern US seaboard.

Australian prime minister slams N Korea for testing ICBM, says action 'illegal and dangerous'
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Australian prime minister slams N Korea for testing ICBM, says action 'illegal and dangerous'

Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull condemned North Korea's latest intercontinental ballistic missile launch, describing the action as "illegal and dangerous" to global peace and stability. North Korea "successfully" test fired an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) which is capable of hitting anywhere in the United States.

North Korea launches ICBM: A look at the nuclear missile tests conducted by country in 2017
World

North Korea launches ICBM: A look at the nuclear missile tests conducted by country in 2017

North Korea ended its longest pause in missile tests in 2017 with what appeared to be its most powerful version yet of an ICBM meant to target the United States.