Kim half-brother pleaded for his life: Seoul MPs

Feb 16, 2017

Kim half-brother pleaded for his life: Seoul MPs

The half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, who was murdered in Malaysia, had pleaded for his life after an assassination attempt in 2012, Seoul’s spy chief said Wednesday, illustrating the dangers of being born into a brutal dynasty. Kim Jong Nam, eldest ...

U.N. Security Council strongly condemns North Korea missile test

Feb 14, 2017

U.N. Security Council strongly condemns North Korea missile test

The U.N. Security Council strongly condemned North Korea late Monday over its latest ballistic missile launches and warned of “further significant measures” if Pyongyang doesn’t stop nuclear and missile testing. A council statement agreed to by all 15 members followed strong condemnation by Secretary-General ...

Chronology of North Korean missile development

Feb 13, 2017

Chronology of North Korean missile development

North Korea has ramped up its missile programmover the last year, with a series of rocket tests that have sent regional tensions soaring. In a fresh show of strength seen as a challenge to new U.S. President Donald Trump, the North on Sunday launched ...