Jun 13, 2016

North Korean hackers steal thousands of defense files from South

North Korean hackers stole thousands of records from private firms and state agencies in the South including defense industry information and files from Korean Air, police said Monday. The hacking originated from 16 servers based in the North’s capital Pyongyang, police said, adding the ...

Jun 13, 2016

U.S., Russia paring atomic arsenals but modernizing: SIPRI

The world’s biggest nuclear powers, the U.S. and Russia, are slowly reducing their nuclear arsenals but are modernizing their capacities, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) said on Monday. Nine states — the U.S., Russia, Britain, France, China, India, Pakistan, Israel and North ...

Pyongyang plans late-June legislative assembly

Jun 9, 2016

Pyongyang plans late-June legislative assembly

North Korea said on Thursday that it will convene a session of its parliamentary in late June, following a rare congress of the country’s ruling Workers’ Party in May that cemented young leader Kim Jong Un’s control of the isolated state. Delegates to the ...

Jun 3, 2016

Two Koreas squabble over defections, military talks

The two Koreas stepped up an angry war of words Friday as tensions mounted over a series of North Korean defections and the South’s rejection of Pyongyang’s repeated offers of military talks. Tensions have been running high on the divided Korean peninsula ever since ...