Latest North Korean missile launch ends in apparent failure

Mar 22, 2017

Latest North Korean missile launch ends in apparent failure

The U.S. military detected a failed North Korean missile launch attempt, with a missile exploding within seconds of its launch, a U.S. military spokesman said. South Korea said the apparent North Korean test launch on Wednesday morning did not go off normally. But the ...

North Korea nuclear program in 'new phase,' IAEA's Amano says

Mar 21, 2017

North Korea nuclear program in 'new phase,' IAEA's Amano says

North Korea’s uranium enrichment facility has doubled in size over the last few years, the U.N.’s atomic watchdog chief has warned, as global tensions grow over Pyongyang’s burgeoning nuclear weapons program. Yukiya Amano, head of the International Atomic Energy Agency, told The Wall Street ...

U.S. and South Korea discuss North Korean threat

Mar 15, 2017

U.S. and South Korea discuss North Korean threat

The U.S. and South Korean military chiefs warned on Tuesday that North Korea could “conduct provocative actions” in response to large-scale joint drills between the two countries, as China’s premier also said tensions could lead to conflict. “The chairmen recognized the possibility that North ...