North Korea

N Korea warns Japan's Abe may soon see 'real ballistic missile'

Pyongyang lashes out at Japanese leader stepping up rhetoric against close US ally in the region as nuclear talks stall.

N Korea warns Japan's Abe may soon see 'real ballistic missile'

Kim Jong Un

Kim expresses 'great satisfaction' over North Korea rocket test

North Korea leader oversaw the launching of the projectiles that were fired eastwards and came down in the Sea of Japan.

Kim expresses 'great satisfaction' over North Korea rocket test

Asia Pacific

Seoul says North Korea fired 2 'unidentified projectiles'

Military says projectiles fired from South Hamgyong Province amid stalemate in denuclearisation talks with US.

Seoul says North Korea fired 2 'unidentified projectiles'

Japan

South Korea to continue with Japan intelligence pact

Seoul reverses decision not to renew GSOMIA, which will lapse Saturday, over dispute on Japan's colonisation of Korea.

South Korea to continue with Japan intelligence pact

Opinion

The politics of pop culture

The border between India and Pakistan is a place of mutual boot stomping, but the DMZ is the oddest border I've seen.

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North Korea

North Korea says no more talks with US just so Trump can brag

Pyongyang comments came after US president called on leader Kim Jong Un to 'act quickly' and hinted at another meeting.

North Korea says no more talks with US just so Trump can brag

Asia Pacific

Kim Jong Un watches air drills after US, South Korea delay theirs

State media showed photos of Kim with fighter pilots, after US and South Korea called off joint air force drills.

Kim Jong Un watches air drills after US, South Korea delay theirs

United States

Donald Trump tells Kim Jong Un: 'Get the deal done'

In a tweet, US President Trump seeks re-engagement amid stalled denuclearisation negotiations with Pyongyang.

Donald Trump tells Kim Jong Un: 'Get the deal done'

Asia Pacific

US, S Korea postpone joint military drills criticised by North

Move comes after Pyongyang threatened to retaliate if Washington went ahead with scheduled drills with Seoul.

US, S Korea postpone joint military drills criticised by North

Asia Pacific

US calls on Seoul to pay more for US troops presence

President Donald Trump wants $5bn a year from Seoul for having 28,000 US soldiers stationed in South Korea which is more than 5 times what it pays now.

Asia

North Korea rebuffs US offer of December talks

North Korea's nuclear negotiator says country has 'no willingness' to have negotiations with US aimed at appeasing them.

North Korea rebuffs US offer of December talks

Asia

North Korea issues warning over US-South Korea military drills

North Korea says it has right to 'self-defence' against any move that would threaten its sovereignty or security.

North Korea issues warning over US-South Korea military drills

Fork the System

The story of Korean-Chinese cuisine

One of the most beloved noodles in Korea tells the story of immigration.

Inside Story

Is nuclear non-proliferation still a realistic goal?

Russia hosts a conference at a time of global unease about atomic ambitions in Iran and North Korea.

Talk to Al Jazeera

Lassina Zerbo interview: Can the world prevent a nuclear attack?

The executive secretary of the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organization discusses global nuclear threats.