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April 30, 2017 7:07 AM Donald Trump: North Korea could still face military action as Japan moves warship to protect US

US condemns North Korean missile test2:49 US President Donald Trump said he would not rule out the use of military force against North Korea, as Japan sent its biggest warship since WWII to protect a US supply ship. When asked at during a factory tour before his rally in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, to mark his 100th day in office what his message on North 38

April 26, 2017 5:17 PM THAAD Missile System Will Be Online Within Days In South Korea, Admiral Says

Protesters shouted slogans Wednesday, as an advanced U.S. missile defense system, the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD, was being installed in South Korea. A U.S. missile defense system that's now being installed in South Korea will be operational "in the coming days," says Adm. Harry Harris, commander of the U.S. Pacific Command 10

April 24, 2017 12:28 PM North Korea university confirms US citizen detained amid tension

SEOUL: A foreign-funded university in North Korea has confirmed the arrest of a United States citizen who was lecturing there - the third American held in the country amid growing tensions between Pyongyang and Washington. Kim Sang Duk, or Tony Kim, was arrested at the capital's airport on Saturday as he was about to leave after teaching at the Pyongyang 7

April 23, 2017 8:33 PM North Korea detains US citizen: Yonhap news agency

The US State Department said it was aware of the reports, but there was no official confirmation of the arrest, which would come at a tense time in relations between Pyongyang and Washington. Yonhap quoted sources as saying the man, identified only by his surname Kim, was arrested on Friday at Pyongyang International Airport on his way out of the country 18

April 23, 2017 4:36 PM N. Korea detains US citizen

SEOUL: A US citizen has been arrested as he tried to fly out of North Korea, becoming the third American to be detained there, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported Sunday. There was no immediate official confirmation of the reported arrest, which would come at a tense time in relations between Pyongyang and Washington. Yonhap quoted sources as saying 46

April 23, 2017 1:48 PM N. Korea says ready to strike US aircraft carrier

The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) transits the Sunda Strait April 15, 2017. — Picture by Sean M. Castellano/US Navy via ReutersSEOUL, April 23 — North Korea said today it was ready to sink a US aircraft carrier to demonstrate its military might, as two Japanese navy ships joined a US carrier group for exercises in the western Pacific. US President 12

April 23, 2017 12:38 PM China minister urges Korea peninsula denuclearisation

China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi called today for the complete denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula amid rising tension over North Korea’s missile and nuclear programmes. — Reuters picATHENS, April 23 — China’s foreign minister called today for the complete denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula amid rising tension over North Korea’s missile and nuclear 7

April 23, 2017 11:28 AM N. Korea detains US citizen, Yonhap news agency says

A North Korean soldier looks through a pair of binoculars at a watch tower in Sinuiju just across from Dandong of China’s Liaoning province, April 14, 2017. A US citizen was arrest in North Korea. — Reuters picSEOUL, April 23 — A US citizen has been arrested as he tried to fly out of North Korea, becoming the third American to be detained there, South 11

April 15, 2017 4:33 AM Kim oversees North Korea display of military strength

Pyongyang (AFP) - North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un Saturday saluted as ranks of goose-stepping soldiers followed by tanks and other military hardware paraded in Pyongyang for a show of strength with tensions mounting over his nuclear ambitions. After inspecting an honour guard, Kim, in a black suit, watched the parade pour into Kim Il-Sung Square, accompanied 15

April 7, 2017 11:01 PM Samsung Expected to Sell Over 40 Million Galaxy S8 Units

The combined sales of Samsung Electronics new flagship Galaxy S8 series, which will officially hit the shelves later this month, are expected to surpass the 40-million-unit-mark, industry data showed on Friday. South Korea's brokerage houses estimated the sales of the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8 Plus to be around 43-60 million units, Yonhap news agency 54