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S.Korean military stages rear-area maneuvers against possible DPRK terror attacks

2016-03-14

​South Korea's military on Monday carried out maneuver training exercises in rear areas against possible terrorist attacks from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Yonhap news agency reported.

S. Korean military rejects to confirm on missing DPRK submarine

2016-03-14

South Korea's military on Monday refused confirmation on a Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) submarine, which United States media reported had gone missing for days.

Kim Jong Un tells military to get nuclear weapons ready for action

2016-03-11

​Top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un has ordered the military to get all nuclear weapons ready for action, the official KCNA news agency reported Friday.

UN chief "gravely concerned" by situation on Korean Peninsula

2016-03-10

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday said that he was "gravely concerned by the situation on the Korean Peninsula" after the reported launch of two ballistic missiles by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and called upon Pyongyang "to return to full compliance with relevant Security Council resolutions."

S.Korea slams DPRK's moves to liquidate assets, nullify inter-Korean projects

2016-03-10

​South Korea on Thursday denounced the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) for its moves to liquidate South Korean assets and nullify all of inter-Korean economic cooperation projects.

DPRK nullifies inter-Korean economic cooperation,fires ballistic missiles into eastern waters

2016-03-10

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Thursday nullified all agreements on economic cooperation and exchanges with South Korea, and fired two short-range ballistic missiles into its eastern waters in an apparent show of force against joint annual war games between Seoul and Washington and new harsher sanctions against Pyongyang

DPRK nullifies inter-Korean agreements on economic cooperation

2016-03-10

​The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Thursday nullified all agreements on economic cooperation and exchange with South Korea, the official KCNA news agency reported.

S. Korea refutes DPRK's claim to have miniaturized nuke warheads

2016-03-09

​South Korea's defense ministry on Wednesday refuted claims by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) that it has successfully miniaturized nuclear warheads small enough to mount on ballistic missiles.

DPRK leader says nuclear warheads standardized for ballistic missiles

2016-03-09

​Top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un said his country's nuclear warheads "have been standardized to be fit for ballistic missiles" through miniaturization, the official KCNA news agency reported Wednesday.

S. Korean spy agency says DPRK hacks smartphones of gov't officials

2016-03-08

​The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has recently hacked smartphones of dozens of South Korean key government officials to wiretap text messages and voice calls, Yonhap news agency reported on Tuesday citing South Korea's spy agency.