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North Korea apparently conducts third atomic test

North Korea Nuclear Test

North Korea apparently conducted a widely anticipated nuclear test Tuesday, strongly indicated by an "explosion-like" earthquake that monitoring agencies around the globe said appeared to be unnatural.Click to Continue »

 

'Heavy price': State-run China paper warns N. Korea

It remains unclear just when, if ever, North Korea will attempt their controversial third nuclear test, but there are growing signs that the reclusive nation's biggest political ally is growing weary of its behavior.

 

Iran tests high-speed missile, warns internal opposition

Iran tests high-speed missile, warns internal opposition

The missile could easily reach Israel. Coupled with suspicions about Tehran's nuclear program, it stokes international concerns.

 

U.S. ready for talks and sanctions for North Korea

The United States is ready to hold talks with North Korea if the conditions are right but will also press U.N. sanctions to punish Pyongyang for its nuclear and missile tests, a senior envoy for Asia said on Saturday.

 

S. Korea: N. Korea may test long-range missile aimed toward U.S.

South Korea said Friday it is closely monitoring North Korean military sites because the communist nation may fire more missiles, ...

 

N. Korea Threatens to Shoot Down Intruding Japanese Planes

N. Korea Threatens to Shoot Down Intruding Japanese Planes

North Korea threatened Saturday to shoot down any Japanese planes that intrude into its airspace, accusing Tokyo of spying near one of its missile launch sites.

 

N. Korea Warns of 'Fire Shower of Nuclear' Attack

N. Korea Warns of 'Fire Shower of Nuclear' Attack

North Korea condemned a recent U.S. pledge to provide nuclear defense of South Korea, saying Thursday that the move boosts its justification to hold onto atomic bombs and invites a potential "fire shower of nuclear retaliation."

 

China says North Korea a "serious concern"

China says North Korea a

China shares the region's "serious concerns" about a nuclear North Korea and urged all parties to keep negotiating, a senior Chinese military officer said Wednesday after talks with Pentagon officials.

 

Obama: U.S. ready for possible N.Korea missile launch

Obama: U.S. ready for possible N.Korea missile launch

The United States military is prepared for the possibility that North Korea may attempt to launch a missile toward Hawaii, President Barack Obama said in remarks released on Sunday.

 

U.S. Fortifies Hawaii Amid Missile Threat

U.S. Fortifies Hawaii Amid Missile Threat

The U.S. is moving ground-to-air missile defenses to Hawaii after North Korea's recent moves to restart its nuclear weapon program.

 

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