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North Korea begins to fuel rocket
US and Japan threaten "appropriate action" as Pyongyang says it has begun fuelling rocket for planned launch.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2012 08:18 GMT
US backs Seoul over North Korea rocket
Pentagon head Panetta shares Seoul's view that planned launch amounts to a serious provocation.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2012 14:56 GMT
S Korea aims to prosecute pirates
Official says five Somalis captured during recent raid on hijacked cargo ship in Arabian Sea "must be punished here".
Last updated: 25 Jan 2011 07:18 GMT
S Korea accepts North talks offer
South and North Korea agreed to hold high-level military talks weeks after tension between them reached fever pitch.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2011 13:44 GMT
Guarded backing for Korea talks
During trip to South Korea, US defence secretary says North must first halt "dangerous provocations".
Last updated: 14 Jan 2011 08:02 GMT
Court probes N Korea 'war crimes'
International Criminal Court investigates shelling of South Korean island as multilateral talks on N Korea begin in US.
Last updated: 07 Dec 2010 01:22 GMT
S Korea holds live-fire navy drills
North Korea says naval exercises near disputed sea border show the South is "hell-bent" on war.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2010 08:06 GMT
Seoul appoints new defence chief
Kim Kwan-jin expected to boost military morale amid growing criticism over response to North Korea attack.
Last updated: 26 Nov 2010 14:03 GMT
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