North Korea appears to be preparing new missile test: Yonhap
Speculation intensified Tuesday that North Korea is preparing another missile launch to coincide with a military anniversary, just weeks after conducting its first successful test of an ICBM that experts warned could reach Alaska.
North Korea official: 'We don't care' about US travel ban
Washington's ban on US citizens travelling to North Korea will have no effect on the country's tourism industry and Pyongyang does not care about it "at all", a senior development official insisted Tuesday.
US bans travel to North Korea after Warmbier death
The United States will bar Americans from travelling to North Korea in the coming weeks, two travel agencies said Friday, a month after a US tourist, student Otto Warmbier, died following his imprisonment by Pyongyang.
Food shortage fears as North Korea faces worst drought in 15 years
North Korea is facing severe food shortages after being hit by its worst drought in more than 15 years, the UN said, calling for urgent food imports to stop children going hungry.
North Korea 'clearly' has range to hit US
North Korea "clearly" has the range to hit parts of the United States with an intercontinental ballistic missile -- but not with much accuracy, a top US general said Tuesday.
South Korea seeks rare talks with North to ease military tensions
South Korea on Monday offered to hold rare military talks with North Korea, aiming to ease tensions after Pyongyang tested its first intercontinental ballistic missile.
Leaders of China, Japan Meet at G-20 as North Korea Worries Rise
Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe met on Saturday in Germany as they seek to overcome years of rocky ties to better handle the military threat from North Korea.
Putin warns against 'losing cool' on North Korea
Russian President Vladimir Putin Friday underlined the importance of staying calm in the North Korea crisis, saying nuclear-armed Pyongyang should be dealt with in a "pragmatic" manner.