Asia Pacific

North Korea says it has missile-ready hydrogen bomb

State news agency KCNA says Kim Jong-un inspected a hydrogen bomb that is to be loaded into a new ICBM.

North Korea says it has missile-ready hydrogen bomb

Asia Pacific

S Korea: There won't be war again on Korean Peninsula

Marking 100 days in office, the South Korean president says he will consider talks if the North stops its missile tests.

US & Canada

Trump to North Korea: US military 'locked and loaded'

US president hopes Kim Jong-un will find 'another path' after his government threatens to target US territory of Guam.

North Korea

US flies jets over Korean Peninsula after North's test

Flight of bombers follows Pyongyang's missile tests and comes as Trump derides China's response to apparent threat.

North Korea

North Korea says missile test puts 'entire' US in range

Kim Jong-un says missile has ability to hit entire US mainland after second ICBM flight test reaches maximum height.

Asia Pacific

N Korea warns of weapon 'gift' for US after recent test

Kim Jong-un supervised new ballistic missile test and promises to develop more powerful weapons for defence.

N Korea warns of weapon 'gift' for US after recent test

Asia Pacific

Trump calls for tougher sanctions on North Korea

White House says latest ballistic missile test should serve as a call for stronger sanctions against Pyongyang.

Trump calls for tougher sanctions on North Korea

North Korea

North Korea open to US talks under 'right conditions'

Comments come from senior North Korean official amid increased pressure on Pyongyang over its pursuit of nuclear arms.

North Korea open to US talks under 'right conditions'

Asia Pacific

Moon Jae-in: 'I am willing to go anywhere for peace'

After taking oath of office, president says he is open to visiting the nuclear-armed North under the 'right conditions'.

101 East

Thae Yong-ho: Interview with a North Korean defector

Defector Thae Yong-ho provides a rare insight into the inner workings of the Kim Jong-un regime.

Asia Pacific

North Korea launches missile despite US tensions

Defiant Pyongyang fires missile despite US warnings, but projectile reportedly blows up on take-off in failure.

North Korea launches missile despite US tensions

Asia Pacific

North Korea leader oversees display of military might

New long-range ballistic missiles on show during massive parade celebrating country's founder as US armada approaches.

Asia Pacific

North Korea-Malaysia deal ends diplomatic spat

Malaysia releases body of Kim Jong-nam and allows North Koreans to depart, as Pyongyang frees Malaysians in return.

North Korea-Malaysia deal ends diplomatic spat

Asia Pacific

North Korea says it's not afraid of US military strike

Pyongyang reacts with disdain after US Secretary of State Tillerson warned 'all options are on the table'.

North Korea says it's not afraid of US military strike

Murder

US-S Korea conspired to kill leader's brother: North

Pyongyang accuses Washington and Seoul of the assassination in Malaysia in order to tarnish the North's image.

Kim Jong-nam: N Korea accuses US and S Korea of murder