The UN Security Council on Monday strongly condemned North Korea's latest ballistic missile test and vowed to ratchet up the pressure on the regime.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday that North Korea's latest missile test was "dangerous", but he warned that Pyongyang was being intimidated and called for a peaceful solution to regional tensions.
North Korea's latest missile launch was a successful test of a new type of rocket, Pyongyang's state media reported.
A US Navy carrier strike group was moving toward the Korean Peninsula as the United States boosts its defenses against North Korea's nuclear ambitions.
North Korea missile test: US deploy anti-missile system in South Korea, China vows ‘resolute’ response
United States deployed the first elements of its advanced anti-missile defence system in South Korea following North Korea's test of four ballistic missiles
The UN Security Council has unanimously condemned North Korea's latest ballistic missile launch and threatened to "take further significant measures" against Pyongyang.
India has "broken" UN limits on nuclear arms and long-range missiles and Pakistan should also be accorded the same "privilege", state-run Chinese media said on Thursday as it criticised New Delhi for carrying out Agni-IV and V missile tests whose range covers the Chinese mainland.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has hailed the successful test of a powerful new missile, saying it poses a threat to US military bases in the Pacific.
North Korea on Thursday tried and failed in what appeared to be its second attempt in two weeks to test a powerful, new medium-range ballistic missile
The UN Security Council has condemned North Korea's test-firing of a missile, saying that the launch violated UN resolutions even if it was a failure
A missile test off the California coast sparked frenzy on social media and spooked residents Saturday who believed they had just seen a UFO.
North Korea vowed on Thursday to push ahead with further strategic guided-missile tests, defying international calls to curb its weapons programme.
North Korea confirmed on Monday its second missile test in recent days, with leader Kim Jong-Un overseeing the drill.
The test firings on Sunday came three days after the North launched three short-range projectiles into the waters off its east coast, which flew about 190 km (120 miles) and landed in the sea.
The US decision will delay a test of the Minuteman III intercontinental missile, which had been scheduled for next week out of Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.
North Korea is believed to have conducted a third nuclear test after a UN nuclear test monitoring organization detected what it called an "unusual seismic event" in North Korea. Latest developments and reactions.