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Cathay flight crew 'saw' North Korea missile from plane

Cathay flight crew 'saw' North Korea missile from plane

A statement from Cathay Pacific said a flight crew had that day sighted "what is suspected to be the re-entry of the recent DPRK test missile".

North Korea holds mass celebrations for latest missile test

North Korea holds mass celebrations for latest missile test

North Korea held mass celebrations for its latest successful long-range missile test, Pyongyang's state media said Saturday, with a propaganda-filled display of fireworks and dancing in public squares.

Saudi-led forces close air, sea and land access to Yemen

Saudi-led forces close air, sea and land access to Yemen

The move follows the interception of a missile fired towards Riyadh on Saturday which the coalition has described as a "dangerous escalation" by the Iran-allied Houthi militia which controls large parts of Yemen.

N Korea readies missile launch ahead of US-S Korea drill

N Korea readies missile launch ahead of US-S Korea drill

North Korea is believed to be preparing to launch a ballistic missile ahead of an upcoming joint naval drill by the US and South Korea, a news report said Saturday, citing a government source.

Iran tests new missile defying US warnings

Iran tests new missile defying US warnings

Iran said on Saturday that it had successfully tested a new medium-range missile in defiance of warnings from Washington that it was ready to ditch a landmark nuclear deal over the issue.

N Korea vows to boost weapons programmes after sanctions

N Korea vows to boost weapons programmes after sanctions

North Korea vowed Wednesday to accelerate its weapons programmes in response to ‘evil’ sanctions imposed by the UN Security Council following its latest and most powerful nuclear test.

US formally requests UN vote Monday on North Korea

US formally requests UN vote Monday on North Korea

The US has formally requested a UN Security Council vote on Monday on tough new sanctions against North Korea despite resistance from China and Russia, as Pyongyang's state media calls for a nuclear arms buildup.

North Korea says H-bomb test 'a perfect success'

North Korea says H-bomb test 'a perfect success'

The North has tested a hydrogen bomb with "perfect success", a jubilant newsreader announced on state television, adding the device could be mounted on a missile.

US, S Korea agree to revise missile treaty in face of N Korean threats

US, S Korea agree to revise missile treaty in face of N Korean threats

US President Donald Trump agreed with South Korean President Moon Jae-in to revise a joint treaty capping the development of the South's ballistic missiles, Moon's office said on Saturday ...

North Korea says more missiles to come as UN condemns launch

North Korea says more missiles to come as UN condemns launch

North Korea leader Kim Jong-Un has promised more missile flights over Japan, insisting his nuclear-armed nation's provocative launch was a mere ‘curtain-raiser’, in the face of UN condemnation and US warnings...

Trump says 'all options' on table after N Korea fires missile over Japan

Trump says 'all options' on table after N Korea fires missile over Japan

President Donald Trump warned on Tuesday that ‘all options are on the table’ as the United States considers its response to North Korea's firing of a ballistic missile over northern Japan's Hokkaido island into the sea.

North Korea's Kim 'starting to respect US': Trump

North Korea's Kim 'starting to respect US': Trump

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un is ‘starting to respect’ the United States, President Donald Trump declared, even as Pyongyang revealed plans for its missile development Wednesday and Kim ordered a production boost.