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Japan urges China for further cooperation to curb North Korea's nuclear programme
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Japan urges China for further cooperation to curb North Korea's nuclear programme

Japan's foreign minister called on China to increase cooperation on curbing North Korea's nuclear weapons programme Sunday during a meeting with his Chinese counterpart in Beijing.

India to be part of 'Vancouver Group' of countries, discuss nuclear threat emerging from North Korea in January
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India to be part of 'Vancouver Group' of countries, discuss nuclear threat emerging from North Korea in January

India will be a part of an international meeting hosted by the US and Canada next month to discuss North Korea's nuclear threat and ways to improve the effectiveness of the current pressure campaign against the reclusive nation.

North Korea crisis: Gerald Ford's deft handling of 1976 axe murders incident can be a lesson for Donald Trump
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North Korea crisis: Gerald Ford's deft handling of 1976 axe murders incident can be a lesson for Donald Trump

Before US president Donald Trump takes any decision to military engage with North Korea, he needs to take a look at the 1976 axe murders incident for some cues on handling Pyongyang.

US military official says North Korea's nuclear test was of a hydrogen bomb
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US military official says North Korea's nuclear test was of a hydrogen bomb

The head of the US military's Strategic Command is "assuming" North Korea's nuclear test earlier this month was of a hydrogen bomb

In a bid to improve strained ties, South Korea allows civilian group to get in touch with North over aid programs
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In a bid to improve strained ties, South Korea allows civilian group to get in touch with North over aid programs

South Korea has approved a civic group to contact North Korea over aid programs, the first such approval since North Korea's nuclear test in January 2016.

US, Japan scramble for 'strongest' sanctions against North Korea
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US, Japan scramble for 'strongest' sanctions against North Korea

Washington 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.

North Korea says nuclear test was defence against US 'blackmail'
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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.

North Korea's nuclear test will affect power dynamics among neighbouring Asian countries
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North Korea's nuclear test will affect power dynamics among neighbouring Asian countries

Lastly, the North Korean nuclear belligerence is also a reflection of the lack of effectiveness of the global non-proliferation regime.

Kim Jong-Un wants to further strengthen nuclear weapons
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Kim Jong-Un wants to further strengthen nuclear weapons

Top leader of North Korea Kim Jong Un said that the only way to defend the nation's sovereignty is to further strengthen nuclear forces in quality

Japan to adopt parliamentary resolution to protest North Korea's missile launch
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Japan to adopt parliamentary resolution to protest North Korea's missile launch

Bipartisan lawmakers in Japan will convene on Tuesday and are widely expected to adopt a resolution protesting the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's (DPRK) launch of a long range rocket on Sunday.

N-Korea may soon develop nuclear missiles, say experts
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N-Korea may soon develop nuclear missiles, say experts

The isolated and poverty-stricken state, which regularly threatens to destroy the United States and South Korea in a sea of flames, defends its nuclear programme as a "treasured sword" to counter what it sees as U.S.-led hostility.

N-Korea vows to bolster nuclear programme over US report
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N-Korea vows to bolster nuclear programme over US report

Pyongyang's Foreign Ministry on Tuesday called the annual U.S. report proof of a hostile policy by Washington that's aimed at toppling North Korea's leadership.

N-Korea moves two more missile launchers to east coast
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N-Korea moves two more missile launchers to east coast

South Korea and its allies have been expecting some sort of North Korean missile launch during weeks of heightened hostility on the Korean peninsula.

US, China introduce resolution to intensify sanctions on N-Korea
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US, China introduce resolution to intensify sanctions on N-Korea

"The sanctions contained in this draft resolution will significantly impede North Korea's ability to develop further its illicit nuclear and ballistic missile programmes," US Ambassador to the UN Susan Rice said.

New S-Korea prez asks N-Korea to drop nuclear plans
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New S-Korea prez asks N-Korea to drop nuclear plans

The country's first female president, also called on South Koreans to help revive the nation's export-dependent economy whose trade is threatened by neighbouring Japan's weak yen policy.

Outgoing S-Korea prez warns N-Korea
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Outgoing S-Korea prez warns N-Korea

President Lee Myung-bak said on Tuesday in his farewell address that North Korea will only face international sanctions and isolation if it hangs on to its nuclear and missile programmes.

N-Korea nuclear test lesson on Iran: Benjamin Netanyahu
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N-Korea nuclear test lesson on Iran: Benjamin Netanyahu

Benjamin Netanyahu told a gathering of international Jewish leaders on Monday that the Western sanctions against Tehran "have to be coupled with a robust, credible, military threat.

S-Korea finds no radio active elements from N-Korea nuke test
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S-Korea finds no radio active elements from N-Korea nuke test

Seoul said on Friday it will stop sea operations to collect samples but will continue monitoring at land stations.

US, Japan pledge to work together against N-Korea
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US, Japan pledge to work together against N-Korea

The two leaders spoke over the phone yesterday to discuss North Korea's nuclear test and to consult on steps to respond to this highly provocative violation of its international obligations.