May 20, 2015

North Korea 'many years' from developing SLBM: U.S. commander

A senior U.S. military officer says North Korea is “many years” away from being able to launch ballistic missiles from a submarine. But Vice Chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. James Winnefeld said Tuesday such missiles could eventually present a “hard-to-detect” ...

May 18, 2015

Kerry says North Korea far from resuming talks with U.S.

US Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday that recent North Korean “provocations” showed it was nowhere near taking the steps necessary for a resumption of denuclearization talks with Washington. Speaking at a news conference in the South Korean capital, Kerry also condemned “grotesque” ...