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DPRK warns of retaliation against U.S., South Korea

2016-09-22

​The military of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Thursday warned of "military counteraction" against recent U.S. and South Korean military moves, in particular the U.S. sending B-1B strategic bombers to South Korea.

U.S. sends 2 B-1B bombers to S.Korea after DPRK's nuke test

2016-09-21

​The U.S. military on Wednesday sent two strategic bombers to South Korea in a show of force against the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) over its latest nuclear test.

S. Korea, U.S. agree to seek further sanctions on DPRK over nuke test

2016-09-13

​Top nuclear envoys of South Korea and the United States agreed on Tuesday to seek the strongest possible sanctions against the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) over its recent nuclear test.

Roundup: S. Korea believes DPRK may have conducted its "most powerful" nuke test

2016-09-09

​South Korea's military believed that the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has conducted its "most powerful" nuclear test so far on Friday after the biggest-ever artificial earthquake was detected at a site where its fourth nuclear test was carried out earlier this year.

Pyongyang gets its first new sushi restaurant in a decade

2016-09-09

There's good news for foodies in DPRK with cash to spare: Pyongyang has a new sushi restaurant, the first one to open in at least a decade.

DPRK's nuke test suspected after artificial quake detected near test site

2016-09-09

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)'s fifth nuclear test is being suspected after an artificial earthquake was detected at a site where its fourth nuclear test was conducted earlier this year, Yonhap news agency reported on Friday.

Overseas DPRK officials "use S.Korean smart phones"

2016-08-02

The Chosunilbo reported that the DPRK officials posted overseas secretly use smartphones made in South Korea, the Daily NK reported Monday quoting a source in China.

Seoul blames DPRK govt arm for email scams

2016-08-02

An organization believed to be run by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's (DPRK) government hacked into the email accounts of dozens of officials, journalists and others in ROK this year, Seoul officials said Monday, the latest cyberattack that the South blames on its rival.

THAAD deployment ties Seoul onto U.S. chariot, poisons regional stability

2016-08-01

By deploying the Terminal High Altitude Air Defense (THAAD) anti-missile missile system in South Korea, Washington not only ties Seoul onto its chariot, but also casts a shadow of a new Cold War over Northeast Asia, to the detriment of regional peace and stability.

THAAD in S. Korea to negatively affect peace in peninsula, region, world

2016-07-21

Deploying the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) on South Korean soil will negatively affect peace on the Korean Peninsula as well as regional and global security as it breaks strategic balance and boost arms race, experts here said Thursday.