All posts tagged "North Korea"

  • President Park Geun-hye shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping after a summit at The Hague. (Yonhap)
    “NK could be next Chernobyl”

    Park proposes Pyongyang as pilot case to make nuclear-free world By Kim Tae-gyu THE HAGUE ― President Park Geun-hye proposed denuclearizing North Korea, Monday, as a pilot program to make a world free of nuclear weapons. “If...

    • Posted March 24, 2014
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  • The 7,700-ton Aegis destroyer, King Sejong the Great, appears in waters off the Yellow Sea, Wednesday, during a naval drill held ahead of the fourth anniversary of the sinking of the Cheonan which falls on March 26.  (Yonhap)
    N. Korea launches rockets for 2nd straight day

      By Chung Min-uck North Korea fired 16 more short-range rockets from its east coast early on Sunday, for a second straight day, in an apparent protest against the ongoing South Korea-U.S. joint military drill, the Joint...

    • Posted March 23, 2014
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    N.Korea fires 30 more rockets

    North Korea launched 30 short-range rockets into waters off its east coast early Saturday (KST), South Korea’s military said, in what appeared to be its latest show of force against Seoul and Washington. North Korea fired three...

    • Posted March 21, 2014
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    “NK can nuke S. Korea, Japan from ocean”

    By Ko Dong-hwan The British military authority said North Korea now has the capability of nuking both South Korea and Japan from the ocean using submarines, reports said Thursday. Britain’s International Institute for Strategic Studies released a...

    • Posted March 20, 2014
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    North Korea fires 25 missiles into East Sea

    This is the fifth missile test by North Korea this year already By Kwon Mee-yoo North Korea fired 25 short-range missiles toward the East Sea Sunday, according to the Ministry of National Defense. This is its biggest...

    • Posted March 17, 2014
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    NK missile threat “practical” : US official

    By Kim Tae-gyu A high-ranking U.S. defense official said Friday that North Korea’s ballistic missiles pose genuine threats to America, which has kept a close eye on Pyongyang’s military capabilities. Gen. Charles Jacoby, the chief of the...

    • Posted March 14, 2014
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  • This photo was released by North Korea back in January of 2009. (Yonhap)
    North Korea fires two more missiles

    By Kim Eun-jung (Yonhap) — North Korea fired two short-range missiles into the sea off its east coast Monday, Seoul’s defense ministry said, in its latest provocation seen as a reaction to the ongoing joint military drills...

    • Posted March 3, 2014
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