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North Korea appoints first female foreign minister

North Korea has named a top nuclear negotiator Choe Son Hui as its first female foreign minister, state media reported Saturday. Her appointment comes as Pyongyang ramps up its weapons testing progra...

North Korea fires ballistic missile amid rising animosities

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea launched a ballistic missile toward its eastern waters on Wednesday, South Korean and Japanese officials said, days after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un vowed to...

Kim warns N. Korea could 'preemptively' use nuclear weapons

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un warned again that the North could preemptively use its nuclear weapons if threatened, as he praised his top army officials for a massive milit...

North Korea's Kim attends parade honoring grandfather

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attended a massive civilian parade in the capital, Pyongyang, celebrating a milestone birth anniversary of his state-founding grandfather in w...

Seoul: North Korea destroying S. Korean-owned golf course

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea is destroying a South Korean-owned golf course at a scenic mountain resort in the second confirmed case of South Korean assets being eliminated in an area where t...

China develops AI to design hypersonic missiles

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China has created an artificial intelligence system that autonomously recognizes shock waves in wind tunnel tests used to design hypersonic missiles, according to results ...

N. Korea fires artillery into sea days after missile launch

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea fired suspected artillery pieces into the sea on Sunday, South Korea’s military said, days after the North’s latest missile launch ended in failure amid the count...

EXPLAINER: What North Korea wants from recent weapons tests

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea's recent test-missile explosion is unlikely to stop leader Kim Jong Un from chasing big plans this year to boost a nuclear arsenal he hopes will challenge his arc...

N. Korean leader Kim attends concert glorifying his power

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and his wife attended a Lunar New Year’s Day concert in Pyongyang where he received thunderous cheers from audience members and artists who pr...

North Korea fires suspected missiles into sea, South Korea says

South Korea's military said on Thursday that its northern neighbor has fired two suspected ballistic missiles into the sea off its east coast. Seoul's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said the mis...

N.Korea suggests it may resume nuclear, missile tests; slams 'hostile' U.S.

North Korea will bolster its defences against the United States and consider resuming "all temporally-suspended activities", state news agency KCNA said on Thursday, an apparent reference to...

What do we know about North Korea's missiles?

North Korea began 2022 by testing what Pyongyang claims is a new type of "hypersonic missile," in the country's first weapons test since autumn 2021. As the reclusive East Asian nation ...

North Korea says it tested new long-range cruise missiles

North Korea said Monday that it successfully tested newly developed long-range cruise missiles over the weekend, the first known testing activity in months, underscoring how the country continues to e...

North Korea says it tested new long-range cruise missiles

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Monday that it successfully tested newly developed long-range cruise missiles over the weekend, the first known testing activity in months, underscoring how ...

North Korea says it tested long-range cruise missiles

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea says it successfully test fired what it described as newly developed long-range cruise missiles over the weekend, its first known testing activity in months...