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DPRK sending GPS-jamming signals to S. Korea: Seoul

2016-04-01

​South Korea's defense ministry said on Friday that the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has been sending disruptive signals to jam global positioning system (GPS) in the country.

DPRK blames U.S. for escalating tensions on Korean Peninsula

2016-03-31

​The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Thursday blamed the United States for escalating tensions on the Korean Peninsula, citing the U.S. nuclear threat, U.S.-South Korea joint military exercises and sanctions against Pyongyang as examples.

S. Korea warns retaliation against DPRK's threat to strike

2016-03-23

​South Korea on Wednesday warned of stern and merciless retaliations in response to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)'s threat to strike South Korea's presidential office.

Kerry says U.S. "closely monitoring" situation after DPRK missile launch

2016-03-18

​U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has called on the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) to refrain from actions that could raise tensions on the Korean Peninsula following Pyongyang's new missile launch.

DPRK fires mid-range ballistic missile amid ongoing US-S. Korea war games

2016-03-18

​The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Friday fired a medium-range ballistic missile into east waters in what appeared to be a move to respond to the ongoing joint military exercises between South Korea and the United States and tougher-than-ever sanctions on Pyongyang.

Russia opposes U.S. unilateral sanctions against DPRK

2016-03-17

​Russia said Thursday that it is against new U.S. unilateral sanctions against the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK).

DPRK denounces S.Korea-U.S. joint military drills

2016-03-16

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Wednesday denounced the United States and South Korea for pushing the situation to the point of "explosion" through provocations, the official KCNA news agency reported.

China calls for restraint after DPRK nuclear claims

2016-03-15

​China called for caution in both word and deed from all sides, to avoid escalating tension on the Korean peninsula, a foreign ministry spokesperson said Tuesday in Beijing.

S.Korean president urges DPRK to come to path for change

2016-03-15

​South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Tuesday urged the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) to come to a path for change amid escalating tensions on the Korean peninsula.

DPRK's top leader says nuclear warhead explosion test to be conducted "in short time"

2016-03-15

​Top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un said the country will conduct a test of nuclear warhead and test-fire several different ballistic rockets capable of carrying nuclear warheads in a short time, the official KCNA news agency reported Tuesday.