China probes company accused of North Korea trade violations

Sep 21, 2016

China probes company accused of North Korea trade violations

Chinese authorities are investigating a company that researchers say sold North Korea materials that can be used by its growing nuclear weapons program in a crackdown that reflects Beijing’s growing frustration with its isolated neighbor. The announcement about Hongxiang Industrial Development Co. in Dandong, ...

U.S., China to step up coordination on North Korea

Sep 20, 2016

U.S., China to step up coordination on North Korea

U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang agreed on Monday to step up cooperation in the United Nations Security Council and in law-enforcement channels after North Korea’s fifth nuclear test, the White House said. China and the United States are also targeting ...

U.S., South Korea drill to model attack on North's nuclear facility

Sep 19, 2016

U.S., South Korea drill to model attack on North's nuclear facility

South Korean and U.S. warplanes will simulate strikes on North Korea’s nuclear facilities in drills in Alaska next month, the Yonhap news agency quoted unidentified military officials as saying. The maneuver will take part amid Exercise Red Flag, held at Eielson Air Force Base ...